Tama's 40th Anniversary Party At Winter NAMM

For fans of great drummers and drum gear, the NAMM show has always served as a mecca. But at the recent 2014 Winter show, Tama celebrated its 40th anniversary by hosting an evening that will be remembered by many of those fans for a lifetime. The show featured powerful musical performances by Tama endorsers past and present, interspersed with video segments highlighting the company’s history of innovative drum and hardware contributions. Here are some shots of a handful of the legendary drummers that performed.

Billy Cobham

Billy Rymer

Blake Richardson

Charlie Benante

George McCurdy

John Blackwell

Lenny White

Matt Garstka

Mike Portnoy

Simon Phillips