The Montreal Drum Fest, now in its 16th year, will be presented on October 25-26. The festival has become one of the most prestigious of its kind internationally and a meeting place for established drummers and percussionists.
Headliners are: Legend Lenny White (Innovation, Istanbul, Vic Firth, Remo), Simon Phillips (Zildjian, Tama, Pro-Mark, Remo), Morgan Agren & the Mats/Morgan Band (DW, Sabian, Vic Firth), The Yamaha Groove Hour with Canadian drummers Paul Brochu, Mark Kelso and Larnell Lewis, Wolfgang Haffner (Meinl), Johnny Rabb (Roland) and Tommy Clufetos (Sonor, Sabian).
Also on the roster are: Hakim Ludin (LP Percussion), Eric Velez, Jafet Murguia & Daniel Diaz (Toca), Markus Czenia (Pearl, Zildjian, Evans), Eric Boudreault & Waza (DW, Meinl, Remo, Regal Tip), and more to be announced.
For more information about the Montreal Drum Fest, contact Ralph Angelillo at 1-888-928-1726 (toll-free) or visit the festival web site: www.montrealdrumfest.com