Stagg Cymbals ‘Meet The Maker’ Day & Clem Cattini Book Signing – Wed. 5th June

We’re pleased to announce two events taking place in store here at Footes on Wednesday 5th June: 10am to 6pm Stagg Cymbals ‘Meet The Maker’  From Bronze to the Drum Kit An in depth look at how Stagg cymbals are made with Master Cymbal Creator Eric Tang Opportunity to test the latest generation of Stagg cymbals. First look at the … Continue reading

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British Drum Co. Maverick snare drum review by Nigel Dawson

Here’s a review from one of our customer’s, Nigel Dawson.  He was so knocked out with his new purchase he felt compelled to share his experience: Over the past couple of years, I’ve played over 50 gigs in a wide range of venues. I’m nowhere near a pro-level drummer, but more a passionate amateur, playing regularly with our covers band, … Continue reading

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Nigel & BDC Maverick snare drum

New Bill Sanders 4″ ‘Button’ Practice Pad

Bill Sanders drum practice pads are UK made. This new 4″ ‘Button’ practice pad is produced from the same quality materials as the rest of the Bill Sanders range, this pad is built to last. It’s small enough to store in your stick bag making it ideal for warming up for gigs, rehearsal or recording or as a handy pad … Continue reading

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New Zildjian Cymbals for 2019

Zildjian have launched some exciting new cymbals for 2019. First up we have the FX Stacks. These come complete with a Zildjian Cymbolt mount that allows you to use them as Hi Hats or a Stack. Either way you’ll have the perfect addition to your set up that can go from bright, fast and cutting, to trashy and raw:  FEATURES: • Distinctive … Continue reading

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Pan Amor Hand Pans have landed

We’ve been in search of a good quality Hang or Hand Pan to add to our wide range of percussion instruments that we stock here at Footes. In recent years many companies introduced metal tongue drums, Pearl with their Awakening Series Tongue Drum and LP with the Dharma Metta Drum.  Then we discovered the Pan Amor hand pans (or hang).  … Continue reading

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Roland TD1DMK V-Drum Kit

The new TD1DMK from Roland is in now. It features the tried and tested TD1 module which has great sounds and is perfect for practice and performance. There’s 15 drum kits to choose from, along with 15 songs to play along to and 10 on board coaching functions too. The Roland TD-1DMK is an all mesh head kit (expect the … Continue reading

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Drum accessories round up

We take a look at some of our best selling and our favourite drum kit accessories. This is in no particular order, but the first product is probably the no.1 worldwide: From RTOM the original manufacturer of these gel damping pads for your snare drum, toms, bass drum or even cymbals. Moon Gel is always handy to have in your stick … Continue reading

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Impression cymbals @ Footes

Produced by an experienced team of cymbalsmiths in Istanbul, Impression Cymbals are fully hand hammered, artisan cymbals offering exceptional quality and a diverse range to suit all styles. Currently in stock are cymbals from the Smooth, Mixed, Traditional, Jazz and Dry Jazz ranges, as well as a selection of “Leon Collection” cymbals designed and created Impressions master cymbalsmith, Güçlü “Leon” … Continue reading

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ATV aDrums Artist Series Electronic Drums @ Footes

We’ve just taken delivery of the ATV aDrums Artist series electronic drum kit, (the same company that launched the amazing aFrame last year). We now have this in stock and also on demo for you to try (and the aFrame too).  If you’re considering an electronic drum kit in this price range or above you’ll be missing out if you don’t try … Continue reading

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ATV a Drums Artist Electronic Drum Kit

New cymbal room @ Footes

Our drum shop in London now houses a new cymbal room, we have more choice of models. sizes and brands than ever before. The biggest choice of cymbals in London. We have the top names like Zildjian, Paiste and Sabian, Istanbul Agop, Stagg and also some lesser known makes from Turkey such as Impression, Soultone and the Leon Collection. In … Continue reading

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Paiste Cymbals at Footes