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LOUISE BARTLE (BLOC PARTY) ON DREAM CYMBALS

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - October 13, 2016

Dream Artist Louise Bartle stopped into the Woodshed during a day off in Toronto while touring the world with Bloc Party! The people at Dream asked her why she’s playing their cymbals and she was happy to let them know! Dream Cymbals distributed in Australia by Dynamic Music.

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MORE BIG & UGLY CYMBALS FROM SABIAN

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - October 5, 2016

In response to drummers worldwide who asked for more choice from the Big & Ugly collection, SABIAN has just introduced new crash-friendly sizes and hi-hats. Initially launched as big, dark, loose and dynamic cymbals – Big & Ugly was all about sonic versatility, tonal complexity and huge fun.  Now Big…

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WATCH: BETTER MUSIC’S YAMAHA DTX582K DEMO

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - July 14, 2016

Noof and Jimmy demo the brand new DTX-582 from Yamaha! The flagship of the 502 series, the DTX 582 features DTX-PADs for snare and toms, a real hi-hat trigger, large 3-zone cymbals, and the big KP100 kick pad, which can easily accommodate a double foot pedal. The superb feel of…

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WATCH: VINNIE COLAIUTA 90’S KIT UNBOXING

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - June 28, 2016

The people at Gretsch lovingly restored Vinnie’s Signature Kit from the 90’s. Some of you might recognize it. What better way to welcome him back to Gretsch than for all of the fans to experience unboxing his kit with him. Gretsch drums distributed in Australia by www.promusicaustralia.com

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TAMA STAR MAPLE DRUMS with ULYSSES OWENS JR.

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - May 24, 2016

Ulysses Owens Jr. is an American multi Grammy Award winning drummer and percussionist, known for his work with bassist Christian McBride, Kurt Elling, Wynton Marsalis,and Maceo Parker. Ulysses checks out the TAMA Star maple drums http://www.australismusic.com.au/brands/tama/

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PAISTE NEIL PEART TRIBUTE

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - May 17, 2016

Paiste endorsee Joel Stevenett pays tribute to Rush’s Neil Peart on his Signature series kit “In the spirit of inspiration, with a little perspiration and playing my favorite Paiste cymbals, I share with you my tribute to one of my all-time sources of motivation and creativity, one of the greats,…

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‪Gretsch Broadkaster: Vintage Vs Modern‬

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - April 18, 2016

‪Gretsch Broadkaster: Vintage Vs Modern starring Matt Chamberlain‬ Matt Chamberlain‬ compares his beloved 1940’s Broadkaster to a brand spankin’ new 2016 build. You be the judge. Gretsch drums distributed in Australia by www.promusicaustralia.com

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Vater Drumsticks: Mike Mangini Wicked Piston Demo

Posted in Accessories, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - March 21, 2016

Mike Mangini of Dream Theater explains and demonstrates his new Wicked Piston Drumstick Model by Vater. Ask your local store to stock the Vater Mike Mangini Wicked Piston Drumstick Model today! Vater distributed in Australia by Australis Music Group

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TAMA ON THE ROAD: SEAN PADDOCK’S SNARE

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - February 15, 2016

Renown American drummer Sean Paddock has watched country artist Kenny Chesney’s tour grow from dingy, smoky clubs of a couple hundred fans to sold out football arenas of 60,000 plus! He’s had the pleasure of playing with many rock and country icons such as Sammy Hagar, Steve Miller, John Mellencamp,…

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‪NAMM 2016: YAMAHA DRUM PRODUCT‬

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - January 25, 2016

Yamaha Music Australia’s Nathan Biggin shows us the Recording Custom series drums (developed with Steve Gadd) and KP100 kick tower for DTX electronic drums. Check out all the Yamaha gear released for NAMM 2016: http://www.yamahabackstage.com.au/namm2016/

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