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Episode 100: Giveaway Winners Announced, Listener Questions, Most Frequently Mentioned Drummers, and More

In this special 100th episode, Mike and Mike take a humorous look back at the twenty-plus most frequently mentioned drummers on the show. They also answer a handful of listener questions, and four lucky winners are selected to receive one of…

Modern Drummer
Jul 7, 2017

Video Demo! Dream - Paper-Thin Crashes, TriHats, and Libor Hadrava Stacks

 This excerpt is taken from the complete article that appears in the March 2016 issue, which is available here. Product Close-Up Dream Paper-Thin Crashes, TriHats, and Libor Hadrava Stacks Musical, affordable, and versatile options from Canada’s twelve-year-old “newcomer.” Since 2005,…

Modern Drummer
Jan 31, 2017

Be a Winner in the Canopus Drums, Dream Cymbals, and Humes & Berg Contest

Total prize package worth $9,000! First Prize: Canopus 5-piece Yaiba II Groove Kit (18x22 bass drum, 16x16 floor tom, 8x12 and 8x10 toms, and 6.5x14 snare, birch shells) with hardware; a Dream Ignition Pack Plus that includes 14" hi-hats, an…

Modern Drummer
May 1, 2015

VIDEO LESSON! The Drumset Drag: Orchestration Options for Powerful and Melodic Textures

This excerpt is taken from the complete review that appears in the June 2015 issue, which can be purchased here. Rock & Jazz Clinic The Drumset Drag Orchestration Options for Powerful and Melodic Textures by Powell Randolph In this lesson we’re…

Modern Drummer
Apr 30, 2015

Showroom: Dream Cymbals Distributing the Wambooka Water Drum in North America

  Dream is the exclusive North American distributor of the Wambooka, which is an updated darabuka made from a single piece of high-quality polycarbonate designed to hold water for pitch bends, timbre changes, and other effects. List price is $249…

Modern Drummer
Mar 20, 2015

Showroom: Dream Cymbals Introduces Timsha Finger Cymbals

Dream’s new Timsha finger cymbals are available in four sizes (small, medium, large, and extra large). They are cast in India and are tuned to create a shimmering effect. Said to be heavier than most finger cymbals, Timshas list for…

Modern Drummer
Mar 13, 2015

New Cymbals From Dream

Dream is now offering 8" splashes in the warm Bliss series, the brighter Contact, and the powerful Energy. These small cymbals feature tapered lathing with thin edges for a fast attack and quick decay. List price is $50. Also new…

Modern Drummer
Aug 4, 2014

VIDEO - Dream Cymbals NAMM Show 2014 New Gear Coverage

  In this video Dream Cymbals' Brian LaRue gives a tour of the latest products at The NAMM Show 2014. The NAMM Show is the world's largest trade-only event for the music products industry. It is one of the two…

Modern Drummer
Jan 26, 2014

“Dreams in Theater??? Live Event

Dream Cymbals and Gongs Inc. and Axiom Music present an evening of cymbals and live performances entitled “Dreams in Theater.” This is a free event with live performances by Libor Hadrava (USA), Matias Mingote German (Spain), and Scott Pellegrom (USA).…

Modern Drummer
May 9, 2013