Developed to meet the sonic desires and rigorous quality demands of salsa timbaleros, the snares are equally at home in rock, pop or any other style of music. The new Salsa Snares are constructed from the same stainless steel as the LP Timbales and fitted with prestige style stainless steel rims, 8 lugs and a 24-strand snare wire.
‘Dandy’, long considered to be the bongo players Bongocero, is an icon on the salsa scene. He has a long association with LP and has been working with LP’s USA cowbell factory to create a set of two cowbells that achieve an elusive sound that he has sought for years.
Latin Percussion has announced the introduction of new Karl Perazzo Signature Congas and matching Bongos featuring Dia de los Muertos skull artwork designed by Perazzo to match his most recent live set-up with Santana. The graphic that adorns the badge of the San Francisco native’s existing signature timbales (LP1415-KP), and now his matching congas and bongos, is said to pay tribute to past generations of loved ones as part of the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead.
Latin Percussion (LP) recently celebrated more than half a century as the largest hand percussion brand in the world by hosting a second Rhythm Jam concert at the world famous Ronnie Scott’s jazz club in London. Special guests at the event were Grammy Award-winning percussionist Giovanni Hidalgo and Jamiroquai’s Sola Akingbola with his band, Critical Mass.
Blind Guardian Re-Releases of first four albums Today, Germany-based progressive power metallers BLIND GUARDIAN re-release their first four studio albums via Nuclear Blast! The back-catalogue has been remixed and remastered, and is available as 2CD-Digi and black vinyl formats, as well as individual coloured vinyl for each album. Blind Guardian Continue Reading…>>>>>