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Holiday Gift Guide 2022

Hey Everyone! This week, we are giving an overview of our 2022 Holiday Gift Guide. We start off with a Letter from the CEO Carlton Banks. Carlton talks about some of the highlights of the year, from celebrating the second birthday of Backstage, new product releases and continuing to deliver exceptional service to all our […]

Top Tips For Maintaining Drums

Hey Everyone! We all know how expensive our craft can be and one thing we sometimes forge is how to take care of our gear. This week, we are going to look at some top tips for drum maintenance. Polish / wipe drum shells – dust can gather quite fast on drum surfaces, make sure […]

10 Best Songs To Learn As A Drummer

Hey everyone!   This week we are looking at the top ten beginner songs to learn as a drummer. Weather its to jam along to or potentially record as a drum cover, these songs are great for all levels! Billie Jean – Michael Jackson Kool And The Gang – Celebration Queen – We Will Rock […]

Hey Everyone! Following up from last weeks topic of tips to go live on social media, this week are are talking top tips for engaging on social media. Here are some ways to boost your engagement on social media: Be active and consistent – Always show up for your followers. Even if you are not […]

Top Tips For Going Live On Social Media

Hey Everyone! Have you ever thought about going live on social media but don’t know how to start? This week, we bring you some top tips for going Live. When going live, engage with your audience from the start. Don’t wait for more people to show up. Weather there is 1 or 50 people on […]

September Backstage Masterclass Recap

Hey Everyone! We welcome new expert instructors and mentors to the BACKSTAGE platform monthly. Each Expert provides an impactful LIVE Masterclass, packed with exclusive play-throughs and never shared before systems and strategies from the industries best musicians! We were proud to announce our September Masterclass instructor, Teacher, Military Drummer and Mentor, John Park! Based in […]

FIVE TIPS TO LEVEL UP YOUR INSTA GAME

Hey Everyone! Have you ever wanted to grow on social media but are lost on where to start? This week we are going to be discussing the top five tips to help you level up on Instagram. One: Post Reels at least three times per week. This will help your content and profile to be […]

August Backstage Masterclass Recap

Hey Everyone! We were proud to announce our August Masterclass instructor, Collision artist and team member Andy Conroy! Based in Ireland, Andrew has had huge success with his band The Jury, playing over 100+ shows annually! As a producer and drummer for almost 2 decades, Andrew has a successful production company, serving over 40+ Bands […]

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 Protecting Your Hearing

Hey Everyone! This week we are back with some more top tips 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 three top tips to help protest your ears: […]