Hammerax has entered into an agreement with drummer Jay Lane to endorse Hammerax cymbals and percussion.
“We’re really excited to have Jay on board, says Hammerax president John Stannard. His extraordinary style and technique will make a great addition to our team.”
Primus embarked on an extensive tour beginning in 2010. They are currently in the studio working on new material. They are playing the Australian Soundwave Festival which kicks off February 26 in Brisbane and concludes March 7 in Perth.
Some of the projects Lane has recorded and/or performed on include The Uptones, The Freaky Executives, Primus, Alphabet Soup, Charlie Hunter Trio, Bob Weir and RatDog, Sausage, The Band of Brotherz, and Further.
Lane joins a list of prominent Hammerax endorsers such as Marco Giovino (touring with Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin fame) Omar Hakim (Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Madonna) Pat Mastelotto (King Crimson, KTU, Stick Men) Terry Bozzio (Missing Persons, Frank Zappa, Jeff Beck) Walfredo Reyes (Santana, Lindsey Buckingham, Jackson Browne) Will Calhoun (Living Color, Mos Def, Herb Alpert) Evelyn Glennie (Solo, Bjork) Jim Keltner (Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, Ringo Starr) Bashiri Johnson (Michael Jackson, Sting, Whitney Houston) and KJ Sawka (solo, Pendulum).
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