News / Events News Archive
- Matthew Duvall and 8th Blackbird Open The Midwest Clinic
Matthew Duvall of 8th Blackbird opens 2008 Midwest Clinic
- Blake Dixon of Saving Abel
Blake Dixon of Saving Abel talks about his new MRP Masters Series kit
- Slipknot 2008 U.S. Tour
Slipknot announces there 1st U.S. Headline tour in support of there new album "All Hope Is Gone".
- Industry Regrets: Munetaka Higuchi, 1959-2008
Pearl drums Honors the passing of Munetaka Higuchi, drummer for Loudness.
- Richard Bravo Grammy Nods
International Percussion Artist Richard Bravo, has just been notified that he is nominated for his performances and recordings for the following 2009 Grammys.
- Mudvayne's "New Game"
Mudvayne returns after an extended absence on November 18th with the band's fourth all-new studio album, "The New Game".
- Grammy Nod for La Clave Secreta
Congratulations to La Clave Secreta for a 2009 Grammy nomination for Best Tropical Latin Album: Frutero Moderno Gonzalo Grau y La Clave Secreta.
- Thom Hannum to lead 2009 BOA Honor Band at Tournament of Roses
Pearl Artist Thom Hannum has been selected to arrange the percussion music and supervise the percussion activities for the 2009 BOA Honor Band that will be preforming at the Tournament of Roses Parade. Thom is the author of ?Fundamental Techniques for Marching Percussion? (1988) and ?Championship Concepts for Marching Percussion? (1986). His next book, ?Building Your Rhythmic Vocabulary,? is scheduled for release by Alfred Publishing in January.
- Avon Wins BOA Grand National Championships!!!
Congratulations to all the members, staff and administration of the Avon High School Black and Gold Marching Band on your remarkable season. Avon is under the direction of Pearl Artist Jay Webb and is instructed by Pearl Artists Jeff Queen and Drew Schinders.
- Jaguars D-Line release new CD Project
The Jacksonville Jaguars, under the direction of Michael Patterson and Drew Nixon have released their first fully mastered CD entitled ?Feel the Beat?. This is the first CD compilation for the Jacksonville Jaguars franchise drum line