Rock, metal and fusion drummers are into Zildjian A Custom cymbals. Do you want to add an 16″ A Custom Crash to your set-up? Zildjian sent me one and I am giving it away to a creative, excited drummer.
I have five golden hats, Schlagwerk has the golden cajon or rather the Golden Cajon Award 2017. I feel honored to be one of the three jurors of this online competition.
For drum lovers in Europe it’s easy to fill their calendars with drum events. Besides lots of band concerts and music festivals there are a bunch of clinics and drum festivals happening each year.
New shirt, new bag, cap or cup? How about some CATwithHATs merch? Are you into Frank Zappa? Have you heard about The Black Page Reloaded? And what about 15 % off? You got it – for a limited time only.
Are you the proud owner of an Animal-shirt? Me too. How about a new drummer shirt? How about some love or a cat with a hat on it or on a gym bag, a bottle, a hoodie? I opened up my little CATwithHATs Shop.
How do you recognize your favorite musicians? You know what they sound like, but do you also know what their hands look like, when they play? Photographer Marc Mennigmann looks at musicians’ hands in a peculiar way
Tool’s Danny Carey couldn’t make it, but Vinnie Colaiuta, John “JR” Robinson and Nicko Mc Brain had a blast with the new “Paiste Monad Danny Carey Signature Ride Cymbal”.
He is a big drum fan. But Gábor Dörnyei is an excellent live and session drummer himself.
My first NAMM Show ended yesterday. What an experience! It felt like the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame had beamed over its stars to Anaheim California. It was crowded, it was loud, it was colorful, it was fun.