So drummers of Los Angeles, grab your sticks and come join us for a night of networking, knowledge sharing and just having fun.
Free food, refreshments, giveaways and professional tips will be provided, courtesy of Dixon Drums’ Product Manager, Jim Stanek. Gibraltar Hardware’s Product Marketing Director will be on site, customizing rack mount systems to fit drum kits of any make or model. Additionally, the event will feature a blindfold testing of various drum shells, drumheads, sizes and thicknesses.
“The LA Drummer Meetup event is a great way for Dixon Drums to connect directly with area drummers” said Jim Stanek, Product Manager for Dixon Drums. “Whether you are a beginner or working local clubs in your town, come down to the LA Drummer Meetup and let Dixon drums help you find your sound.”
Ken Fredenberg, Percussion Marketing Director of Gibraltar Hardware, says “Every drummer is differnet, with their own unique playing style. I enjoy helping them find the set up that works for them.”
Brent Barnett, Gibraltar’s Artist Relations Specialist and drum rack buiulder to the stars will be on the scene. Brent has helped design drum racks for Clown (drummer for Slipknot) Jonathan Moffett (drummer for Michael Jackson), Joey Bumpus (drummer for Lady Gaga), Marc Schulman (drummer for Pink), and Tris Imboden (drummer for Chicago). You can see videos of Brent’s creations at the Gibraltar blog http://diy.gibraltarhardware.com. Come and meet Brent to get the expert opinion on your drum set up. Ken Fredenberg will also be on-hand to discuss everything you ever wanted to know about drum hardware.
Drummers can RSVP through Facebook or Meetup.com
About Gibraltar Hardware
Gibraltar IS hardware – as a matter of fact, the only single-focused, drum hardware company in the industry. The brand’s product offering includes racks, stands, pedals, replacement parts, accessories and innovative solutions with a focus on the professional drummer. Gibraltar products are highly compatible with all brands of drums as outlined in the company’s mantra, “No matter what brand of kit you play, Gibraltar supports them all”. Gibraltar’s products have been recognized in Modern Drummer magazine’s annual consumer “Reader Poll” awards for the company’s innovative products and outstanding customer service. On the stage or in the studio, artists such as Chris Adler (Lamb of God), Vinnie Colaiuta, Rob Bourdon (Linkin Park), Tris Imboden (Chicago), Steve Ferrone and Stefanie Eulinberg (Kid Rock) rely on Gibraltar for rock solid, dependable performance. For more information, visit Gibraltar online at http://www.gibraltarhardware.com.
About Dixon Drums:
Dixon drums and hardware are exclusively distributed in the USA by KMC Music. Dixon received a Best in Show award for “Best New Drum Product Line” at the 2008 Winter NAMM show. Dixon drums and hardware are geared towards beginner to semi-professional drummers. For additional information please visit: http://www.dixondrums.net