Posted on October 27, 2015 by drumbum
There’s a National National Pie Day, a National ‘No Bra’ Day and even a National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day (what?!!). Drum roll please…. now there’s a National Drumming Day! Created by the proprietors of Drumming.com and celebrated on November 15th, National Drumming Day celebrates the world of drums and drumming.
You can celebrate this special day by…
- Revisiting some of your drumming goals and making sure that you’re meeting them.
- Sponsoring a drum circle or drumming event in your local music store.
- Instruct “at risk” kids at their schools or in their homes.
- Wearing your favorite drumming T-shirt or hat.
- Posting “National Drumming Day” on social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.” Use hashtag #NationalDrummingDay
- Pat yourself on the back for your successes in drumming thusfar.
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Posted on October 29, 2011 by drumbum
“Drummer Boy” – Justin Bieber Feat with Busta Rhymes. You’ve never heard a version of Little Drummer Boy like this one!
Beliebers across the world are gonna love this. Justin Bieber not only “throws down” musically but demonstrates his desire to also give back to the world. Check out the last verse where he urges everyone to think of others and give to charity.
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Posted on June 23, 2011 by drumbum
Snare Drum World Record
Hey everyone! We’re looking for drummers (beginners to professionals) to take part in our historic record breaking attempt. It’s in beautiful downtown Greensboro, NC on July 4th at 11:00 AM. This is your chance to put yourself in the Guinness Records Book. And all participants will receive souvenir drumsticks! Make the trip and register at http://topics.digtriad.com/drumming *Approved Advertisement
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Posted on June 4, 2011 by drumbum
Have you heard the cool news of the month? The Godfather of comedy late night TV is featuring “Drum Solo Week”. Artists will include Sheila E., Roy Haynes, Neil Peart and Latenight’s own, Anton Fig! read more
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Posted on July 7, 2010 by drumbum
Have you heard about the Drums Alive craze? You may think a bunch of people banging on balls with sticks is silly but this recent fitness fad is taking the world by storm! Check out this video of Drums Alive in action at a studio in Vestal, NY:
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Posted on June 13, 2010 by drumbum
Pro drummer, Jason Gerling, had his heart set on a huge music career when suddenly everything changed. He fell asleep at the wheel and survived a horrible car accident. Check out this amazing story of perserverance:
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Posted on February 22, 2010 by drumbum
Fellow drummer /african percussionist, Rudy Walker from N.J. lost just about everything in a house fire. Fortunately most of the drums he’d been collecting for years survived the fire. Click here for the full story.
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