Taku Hirano's career as a professional percussionist is on the fast track and has been called a phenomenon by both his peers and the artists that he has worked for. His meteoric rise has led him to be...
Glenn Kotche is the drummer in the critically acclaimed band Wilco.
Joost Kroon is a very talented Dutch drummer who hardly has any time to sleep, as he is one of the busiest drummers in the Netherlands.
Ian Wallace, by all accounts one the most accomplished and highly regarded drummers of his time, passed on February 22nd at UCLA Medical Center due to complications from his struggle with esophageal cancer. Ian had been part of the Zildjian Family since 1985 and we will miss him terribly. He will be remembered for his great musicianship, incredible wit and for being the beautiful person he was.
Born and raised in Rochester New York Ben studied drums with local jazz legend Vinnie Ruggerio and with John McNeill, principal snare drummer in the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. He was accepted a...
Peter Erskine is best known for his versatility and ardent love of working in various musical settings. Erskine conducts clinics, classes and seminars worldwide. He is the Director of Drumset Studies at the USC Thornton School of Music, and is the Jazz Drumming Consultant to the Royal Academy of Music in London.
"It's a personal choice, but I feel Avedis Zildjian is the best cymbal". There really isn't much to say about Ringo Starr that the world doesn't already know.
Ben Zelico, at the tender age of fifteen years old, secured a recording deal with RCA Records along with his fellow teen bandmates, Garrett Zeile, Kevin Grimmett and Jake Munk. Together, they are JetS...
Sami Kuoppamaki went back to his roots and formed a rock band called Zook.
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