LATEST NEWS FROM BRITISH DRUM CO.
BRITISH DRUM CO. WELCOMES
British Drum Co. is proud to welcome Nicko McBrain to the family as an Artist and International Ambassador. As the long-serving drummer with superstar Metal band Iron Maiden, Nicko McBrain is recognised as a world-class drummer, not only among his peers, but also as one of those rare drummers who can be considered a household name. With multi-platinum album sales and sold-out tours under his belt, Nicko is a global drumming icon, admired and respected everywhere. In addition to his capacity as an artist, Nicko will represent the brand globally and will play an integral role in the research and development of British Drum Co. products.
BRITISH DRUM CO. WELCOMES
Following on from the recent release of Glasgow Police Pipe Band we are pleased to announce leading Drummer David Henderson has joined British Drum Co. as an independent pipe band artist. Read More
GLASGOW POLICE PIPE BAND
JOINS BRITISH DRUM CO.
Two months after a successful launch of their Axial Series at The World Pipe Band Championships held at Glasgow in August this year, the British Drum Co. can now proudly add the Glasgow Police Pipe Band to its Artists Roster Read More
BRITISH DRUM CO. LAUNCHES
AXIAL PIPE BAND DRUMS
The World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow, 2019 sees the launch of a brand new range of pipe band drums from the British Drum Co. Axial is a series of pipe band drums comprising of snare drum, tenor drum and bass drum and has been designed to look as futuristic and innovative as the engineering that sits at the heart of these fantastic instruments. Read More
THE ROYAL MARINES
RETURN TO BRITISH MADE DRUMS
The British Drum Co. is proud to reveal that their new Regimental Series flagship snare drum, The RS1, has been selected as the instrument of choice by the world-renowned Corps of Drums of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines. The decision represents a welcome return to the historical tradition of the Royal Marines playing British-made drums following a period in which foreign instruments were the only viable alternative on offer. Read More
BRITISH DRUM CO.
WELCOMES JIM KILPATRICK MBE
Nearly 3 years after launching the British Drum Co. their Marching Division has announced Jim Kilpatrick MBE as their International Marching Specialist.
Kilpatrick, who was awarded an MBE in 2004 for ‘services to music’, has won the World Drum Corps Championships an unprecedented 19 times, including a run of 11 consecutive titles, a record that still stands. Kilpatrick has also won the World Solo Drumming Championships a record 16 times. Read More