Two-Day Cymbal Summit Hits Memphis This Weekend

Cymbal freaks are gearing up for the biggest expo dedicated to those bronze beauties ever staged in the U.S. On May 7–8 the Memphis Drum Shop will host representatives from many of the top cymbal companies in the world during the 2010 Cymbal Summit. Top brass from Zildjian, Sabian, Paiste, Meinl, Istanbul Agop, Bosphorus, and Hammerax will man their own booths showcasing exclusive offerings and appearances by hotshot endorsees.

Talk directly to industry experts. Preview and buy never-before-seen prototypes. Witness real hand hammering by Sabian craftsmen. Peruse a cymbal museum packed with historic vintage models. Meet drumming stars, including Lenny White, Thomas Lang, Ndugu Chancler, Nicko McBrain, JoJo Mayer, Jack Dejohnette, Jeff Hamilton, John Riley, Peter Erskine, Alex Acuna, and Ron Tutt. And, of course, buy, buy, buy your favorite pies at ridiculous prices.

We’re not kidding. You’ve never seen anything like this before. For more information go here.