Rick Allen – The One-Armed Drummer from Def Leppard (His Modified Drum Set, The Accident)

The beating heart of British hard rock band Def Leppard, Rick Allen is an incredible example of strength, perseverance, resilience, and unconditional love for rock music. After replying to a notice board ad in 1978, he became the drummer of a super-star rock band at just fifteen. As Def Leppard quickly became successful, opening at … Read more

10 Great Facts About The Timpani

They are among the largest, heaviest, most challenging musical instruments on the planet. They have a place both in classical orchestras and rock’n’roll ensembles. They are versatile and their sound is energetic, echoing almost a thunder. Timpani, or kettledrums, are an essential part of any classical orchestra. They are large semi-spherical drums made of two … Read more

8 Benefits of Drumming for Toddlers

Science has long established that teaching children how to play an instrument helps in their faster development of different social and motor skills. It’s also a fun and practical way for children to learn many foundational concepts. In this article we’re going to explore the benefits of drumming in particular for toddlers. People that don’t … Read more