D’Addario recently announced that Don Click will assume the role of percussion business unit manager.
KMC’s newly formed Key Account Product Specialist (KAPS) team was created to service 400 accounts located across America, including Guitar Center, Sam Ash and KMC’s top 100 independent dealers.
The 2010 Percussive Arts Society International Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana was a reassuring bellwether for many in the percussion market. Of the over-120 exhibitors, there were at least a few who prominently expanded their booths and visible product offerings at The International Drum and Percussion Expo, in comparison to last year, and the total number of displaying companies was up, as well.
Sabian’s new OMNI cymbal was developed with Jojo Mayer. The vision for OMNI was to create a cymbal with outstanding sonic contrast both when played on its own or with other cymbals.
The Sabian has released their new and improved B8 Pro series cymbals. The new B8 Pro series is said to be richer sounding, with a complexity of tone typically associated with cymbals at a much higher price point. It opens up when hit hard, but now also delivers when played lightly.