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Mike Portnoy Performing At NAMM 2012

Mike Portnoy

Here’s a clip of Mike Portnoy’s powerful performance at the Sabian Live Party, which took place at the 2012 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California.

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Virgil Donati Playing At NAMM 2012

Virgil Donati

Here’s a tasty excerpt of Virgil Donati’s powerful performance with Allan Holdsworth at 2012 Sabian Live, the cymbal company’s annual chops fest.

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Stanton Moore & Scott Kettner Jam At NAMM 2012

Stanton Moore

Stanton Moore and Scott Kettner played some firey rhythms to demonstrate the musical applications of the new Stanton Moore Pandeiro at LP’s booth.

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Tony Royster Jr. Jams At NAMM 2012

Tony Royster Jr

We got a chance to attend the Sabian Live after-show party at NAMM 2012, where we shot this clip of Tony Royster Jr. tearing up the stage.

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Steve Smith & Peter Erskine At NAMM 2012

We happened to pass Zildjian’s 2012 NAMM booth as Peter Erskine and Steve Smith traded jazz ride patterns on the company's newest ride cymbals.

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[VIDEO] Chip Ritter Stick Twirling Demo NAMM 2011

It took about two-and-a-quarter nanoseconds for a huge crowd to gather at Trick’s NAMM booth as soon as Chip Ritter began to put on a show.

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[VIDEO] Chip Ritter Stick Twirling Demo NAMM 2011

It took about two-and-a-quarter nanoseconds for a huge crowd to gather at Trick’s NAMM booth as soon as Chip Ritter began to put on a show.

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[VIDEO] Cobus Potgieter Interview NAMM 2011

The YouTube drumming sensation, Cobus Potgieter, dropped by our NAMM booth to sign autographs for the teeming crowds. Inbetween signatures, we managed to eke a brief interview from the South African teenager about his sudden international fame.

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[VIDEO] Billy Rymer Interview NAMM 2011

Billy Rymer of Dillinger Escape Plan wandered up to DRUM!’s booth at the 2011 NAMM Show looking a bit dazed. Apparently this was the first time he had ever attended the annual equipment extravaganza and he felt a bit overwhelmed. Nonetheless, he agreed to give us an interview about his band and technique.

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[VIDEO] Derek Roddy Jams At NAMM 2011

Here’s a little video of the legendary speed demon Derek Roddy jamming at the Axis Percussion booth.