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News: Rick Allen of Def Leppard Fame to Exhibit Latest Collection of Artwork

Wentworth Gallery is honored to present Rick Allen’s works from his latest collection, “Rick Allen: Angels and Icons.” Rick’s art is currently being showcased exclusively in Wentworth Gallery locations throughout the country, including metro DC, South Florida, Atlanta, Philadelphia, and…

Modern Drummer
Jan 7, 2016

Carl Palmer and the “Art??? of Giving Continues

Carl Palmer with fans who purchased his art to aid Camp Good Days & Special Times (for children with cancer), the American Cancer Society. Carl Palmer, one of rock’s iconic figures, and a founding member of Emerson, Lake and Palmer…

Modern Drummer
May 13, 2015

Rick Allen of Def Leppard to Exhibit His Art at Wentworth Gallery

Wentworth Gallery will present, in its Short Hills, New Jersey, premiere, Rick Allen’s works from his latest collection, titled “Rick Allen: Angels and Icons.” Allen’s art is currently being showcased exclusively in Wentworth Gallery locations throughout the country, and Short Hills…

Modern Drummer
Oct 23, 2014

Acrylic Customz Creates Custom Bass Drum Heads of Any Size

  Company founder Katie Costantino says, “I use acrylic paints and acrylic-paint pens to come up with eye-catching designs and graphics, from abstract pieces to album artwork, for drummers all over. Taking serious pride in my work, I make sure…

Modern Drummer
Aug 11, 2014

Limited Edition Prints Support Ringo Starr’s Lotus Foundation

Ringo Starr and Gary Astridge present a limited edition print entitled “The World’s Most Famous Snare Drum” to promote the first in a series of Beatles’ drum related prints, all in support of Ringo and Barbara Starkey’s Lotus Foundation charity.…

Modern Drummer
Jun 13, 2014

Will Calhoun Takes Rhythm to Canvas with New Art Release

Over the last three decades, drummer Will Calhoun’s creativity has stretched genres, mediums, and continents, from his Grammy-winning work with Living Colour to his solo work and drummer-led jazz recordings. His latest release, AZA (, shows the artist exploring a…

Modern Drummer
Mar 3, 2014

MD Pro Panelist Susie Ibarra Launches Digital Sanctuaries November 7–10

Modern Drummer Pro Panelist Susie Ibarra and her husband, Roberto Juan Rodriguez, the drummer/composers who make up the group Electric Kulintang, are presenting a tech launch of Digital Sanctuaries. The project involves twelve musical compositions that participants access via a…

Modern Drummer
Oct 23, 2013

“Rythym of A Rose??? Art Exhibition by Mick Fleetwood

Mouche Gallery Beverly Hills Grand Opening Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac  To Benefit Music Unites Opening Reception for the Artist: June 18th-6-8PM Exhibition: June 18th-25th exclusively at Mouche Gallery Few individuals rise to the status of international celebrity. Through talent in…

Modern Drummer
Jun 11, 2012

Def Leppard's Rick Allen Announces The Debut Of Electric Hand: Rhythm + Change

Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen announces the debut of his fine art collection entitled, Electric Hand: Rhythm + Change. The collection will be released on Wednesday, April 18 exclusively at Allen worked with L.A. creativity house SceneFour to translate…

Modern Drummer
Apr 4, 2012