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Snare Conga Cajon

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Apr 09 2015

 Toca Percussion adds a versatile, portable drum to its line-up with the Snare Conga Cajon. The fiberglass bowl is topped with a thin, responsive layer of tonewood. It is divided into two chambers—a larger chamber that produces a deep conga tone and a smaller chamber affixed with an underside snare for the distinct treble sound of a cajon’s front plate. Great for tight percussion setups on stage, the ...

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Exotic Monogram Tailor-Made Snare Drums

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Apr 09 2015

Drum Workshop’s new Exotic Monogram tailor-made snare drums are playable high-end drums that are personalized with hand-inlayed laser-cut exotic wood veneers that contain two personal initials. These DW Collector’s series drums make the ultimate gift—a family heirloom to be passed down for generations. The drum is offered in two exotic African Bubinga themes, Birdseye maple, or high gloss lacquer or satin finish. There are five hardware colors ...

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Sabian Flipped Stick Stand

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Apr 09 2015

Sabian Flipped Stick Stand The Sabian Stick Flip starts out as a drumstick bag, then unzips, flips, and morphs into a drumstick holder keeping transportation and function simple. The design makes transformation quick and smooth, without the need for snaps or special connections. As a stand, it sits firmly on the floor putting spare sticks within arm’s reach. Folded up, the low-profile bag is a lightweight, secure way to ...

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Vater Buzz Kill is Back!

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Apr 09 2015

Buzz Kill [left]   Buzz Kill Extra Dry [right] Vater is pleased to announce the return of the Buzz Kill Drum and Cymbal Dampeners as well as the addition of the Buzz Kill Extra Dry. Buzz Kill is an easy to use drum/cymbal gel dampening system to control unwanted over ring and tone. If needed, each gel can be cut to achieve the desired amount of dampening whether using it ...

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PMC Announce 2015 International Drum Month

Feb 18 2015

Get Involved with the PMC: Making a Difference at NAMM 2015 and through May International Drum Month January 23, 2015—The Percussion Marketing Council (PMC) hosted a percussion industry leaders panel at the 2015 NAMM Annual All-Member Meeting on January 23. The “Get Involved in Growing the Percussion Industry and Create More Customers in 2015” panel was moderated by Modern Drummer Publications Vice President Kevin Kearns. Panelists included industry leaders: ...

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25th Anniversary Chicago Drum Show

Feb 18 2015

The 25th Annual Chicago Drum Show is shaping up to be another world-class percussion event. Organizer Rob Cook reports that every aspect of the show is on track to maintain the show’s status as a premier educational and entertainment event. “We added more spaces this year for exhibitors but are still over 99% booked 3 months before the show,” says Cook. “We are welcoming 16 new exhibitors and we ...

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Fall Rimshot newsletter out now!

Nov 13 2014

The Percussion Marketing Council is pleased to announce the fall edition of Rimshot, the organization's official quarterly newsletter, is now available for download. Download your copy of Rimshot by clicking here.

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Best. Year. Ever.

Jul 09 2014

It's been a phenomenal year for PMC programs. See what we mean.... Can't get enough drums and drumming? Check out the Winter 2013/14 edition

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PMC Kicks Off Successful 2014 Vans Warped Tour

Jul 02 2014

  For the fifth consecutive year, Percussion Marketing Council (PMC) and local music retailers will once again provide free first drum lessons at its Lesson Lab Tent in the following cities on the popular Vans Warped Tour:  Houston, TX (June 13), San Antonio, TX (June 14), Albuquerque, NM (June 17), Mansfield, MA (July 10), Camden, NJ (July 11), Wantagh (Long Island), NY (July 12), Hartford, CT (July 13), Cincinnati, OH (...

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Enter To Win Drum Roadie For A Day!

May 16 2014

Thank you to all those that entered to win the Drum Roadie For A Day contest!! The 2014 winner will be announced soon!

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