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How To Get Your First 500 Followers

How To Get Your First 500 Followers We are back this week with some tops tips How To Get Your First 500 Followers around social media. We’ve all heard of the theory of 1000 true fans, right? If not, that’s okay. “1000 True Fans” is an article written by an author named Kevin Kelly. His premise […]

June Backstage Masterclass Recap

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June Backstage Masterclass Recap We were proud to announce our June Masterclass instructor, Justin Curtis White, III aka JWhite! We look back on the BACKSTAGE Masterclass recap! Justin is a successful USA based Touring and session Drummer, who has collaborated with bands including Sabretooth. With decades of show and band experience, Justin has had toured […]

Top Tips For Protecting Your Hearing

Top Tips For Protecting Your Hearing This week we are back with some more Top Tips For Protecting Your Hearing for your drumming and music! This week we are focusing on hearing protection. Have you ever felt that ringing in your ears after playing drums, at a band rehearsal or at a gig? Here are […]

how to keep yourself motivated as a musician.

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How To Keep Yourself Motivated As A Musician. Hey Everyone, This week we have a phenomenal piece wrote by Collision artist Jamie LaFave about how to keep yourself motivated as a musician. One of many things that I love about being a musician. There’s always room for growth, improvement, maturity, execution, inspiration, and constantly setting […]

Backstage May Masterclass Recap: Part 2

Backstage May Masterclass Recap: Part 2 As promised, Here is part two of our Collision Backstage Masterclass session with Max Griffiths! Max dropped some killer points in part one and part two is no different! Max is a successful UK based Touring and session Drummer, who has collaborated with an array off bands including Sick […]

Backstage Masterclass

Backstage Masterclass Each month we welcome new expert instructors and mentors to the Collision BACKSTAGE platform. Each Expert provides an impactful 1 hour LIVE Masterclass, packed with exclusive live play-throughs and never shared before systems and strategies from the industries best drummers! We were proud to announce our May Masterclass instructor, Max Griffiths! Max is […]

Remote Recording Studio Build Part 2

Build your dream drum studio Andrew here, artist Development Manager at Collision Drumsticks! This week I’m going to be sharing part 2 of my remote studio build. This is for those of you wanting to build your dream drum studio I started off by assembling my recording rack case. This holds my two interfaces, headphone […]

Growing An Idea Into Reality

Growing An Idea Into Reality This weeks topic is based around growing an idea into reality. We all have those thoughts about different ways we can grow our music, either through playing or serving others. We need to filter those thoughts and bring them into the present. Here are some key points that Carlton and […]

From Roadie to Rocker

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Ahoy there! My name’s Mitch, and I’m a semi-professional drummer from Reading in the UK. I currently play drums for Pirate Metal band Red Rum and Thrash Metal outfit Strike Offensive. Winding the clock back 20 years, I first became interested in learning about playing drums when I went to see my dad’s friend play […]