BASKEY NEWS NOVEMBER 2011 (2)

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Post Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:04 am

PRODUCT NEWS
CYMBAL CASE DIVIDERS
Baskey have introduced cymbal dividers to their range of accessories, they are UK made from durable, 10mm high impact black foam, 22" diameter with a 10mm centre hole for use in hard and soft cases to offer tough, extra protection. Available in packs of 2.

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A stick bag joins the ranks of Baskey’s UK made cases this month, made from PVC coated polyester with a large, velcro outer pocket, three large inner pockets for sticks, mallets and brushes, carry handle and two webbing straps with durable swivel clip hooks for mounting off drum tension rods or hardware, £14.99.

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Baskey’s Mattmarkers are now available in colours other than black now! Yellow, red, blue, orange and green are the new colours plus the SRP has now been reduced to just £17.99.

New t-shirts have been added to the Baskey Gig Wear range and available from iDrums in Buntingford or direct from Baskey, in various sizes, £14.99 each.

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DEALER NEWS
Baskey Drum Rugs, Rugg Luggs and accessories now available at Mr Drum, Coleraine and Dowsons Music, Saltaire, Bradford.

ENDORSEE NEWS
Geoff Dugmore has joined the Baskey family recently taking delivery of a Drum Rugg, Rugg Luggs and two signature cymbal cases for his tour duties in Japan.

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Dean Hendy has joined the Baskey endorsee roster. He is currently working for Jordan Bracewell and played on his 2011 debut solo album: Life, Death, Fairytales. Dean is currently in the studio working with Richie Evans (formerly of Heavens Basement) before touring the UK then heading out on a European tour with Jordan Bracewell.

The World’s Greatest Drummer Concert 2011 took place this month where eight internationally renowned drummers demonstrate their versatility and talent performing classic big band arrangements with the 15 piece Pete Cater Big Band to celebrate the forefathers of modern drumming.

Mark Heaney has announced his new band; "Sonic Reform". They plan to release their debut album in early 2012 followed by some live dates. The band comprises Mark on Drums, Daryl Kellie on guitar and Jerry Soffe on bass. They are going into the studio on the 10 and 11th of December to record some live jamming with a view to putting the choicest cuts on the album and the sessions will be filmed and added to the band's you tube channel once it is edited.

October saw the start of the John Mayall/Oli Brown tour for 25 dates in a row across the UK with Wayne Proctor occupying the drum seat for Oli. Wayne has a special feature in the programme and Baskey are very proud to support him!

John Roberts, drummer with The Blockheads popped into Baskey HQ recently to collect a new Drum Rugg and Rugg Luggs for the current UK tour.

Last month, Baskey buddy and all round top drummer Ash Soan was on three, yes THREE albums in the UK Top 10! Adele - 21, James Morrison - The Awakening and Cee-Lo Green - The Ladykiller.




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