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Top 5 Mistakes You are making on Instagram

Hey Everyone, This week we are discussing the top five mistakes you are making on Instagram. The first mistake is not posting on your stories daily. Show up for your fans. Stories are the best way to get out reach to potential new fans. Two: Not using key words in your captions. Using key words […]

July Backstage Masterclass Recap

Hey Everyone! We were proud to announce our July Masterclass instructors, Slee and Baxter! Formed in early 2017, Happyalone was born from the reunification of Baxter with the band’s other remaining founding member, the 25-year-old bass player and synth master, Slee. First meeting as teenagers on a summer trip to the Gaeltacht, the two were […]

Top Tips For Practicing drums

Hey Everyone! This week we are back with some top tips from Team Collision! This week we are talking about drum practice. One: Have a plan. Schedule out your practice time and what exactly you will be working on. Manage your time to make the most of what you are working on. Two: Make it […]

Tips To Get Your First 500 Followers

Hey Everyone! We are back this week with some tops tips around social media. This week we are giving you some insight into getting to your first 500 followers. One: Make sure you have a clear username that is easy to read and understand. Two: Make sure to use up to 30 strategic hashtags on […]

Guest Blog: Jamie LaFave

Hey Everyone, This week we have a phenomenal piece wrote by Collision artist Jamie LaFave. One of many things that I love about being a musician. There’s always room for growth, improvement, maturity, execution, inspiration, and constantly setting yourself goals to strive towards reaching perfection. Or to the closest that you can reach on that […]

Backstage May Masterclass Recap: Part 2

Hey Everyone! As promised, Here is part two of our Masterclass session with Max Griffiths! Max dropped some killer points in part one and part two is no different! When looking at your logo (or in particular the Zela logo) always think of the logo from a merch point of view. The “Z” in Zela […]

Backstage May Masterclass Recap: Part 1

Hey Everyone! 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 […]

New Product Alert! Introducing the 7AR

Collision Drumsticks 7AR

Hey Everyone! The team here at Collision Drumsticks are always looking to best serve our artists. You asked, we listened and delivered! Drum Roll Please… 🥁🥁🥁 Introducing the Collision 7AR drumsticks 🙌 This is by far the most requested drumstick from our artists. The Reach Series drumsticks still have the feel and responsiveness of the […]

Top Stick Bag Essentials

Hey Everyone, This week we are discussing some top stick bag essentials. These are items every drummer should pack from going to the studio, live shows or just transporting to a rehearsal. One: You have to start with the Collision stick bag. With room for twenty four pairs of sticks, a drum key slot (we […]

How To Stop Burnout As A Musician

Hey Everyone! Have you ever felt like you are running on empty as a musician? Ever felt like you are burning the candle at both ends? This week we have five top tips to stop burnout as a musician. One: Reflect on your accomplishments and recognize that being a musician is awesome. Look at where […]