Need to know
Slingerland was justly proud of its modern factory in Niles where the company produced just about everything, from shells to metalwork to heads.
ELTON, ELO ■ AND SABBATH
Slingerland made its name with Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich. But by the late 1960s UK rockers like Bev Bevan, Nigel Olsson and Bill Ward were devotees.
SIMONJOHN’S VINTAGE DRUM SHOW
Standard Triumph Club, Herald Ave, Coventry, CV5 6UB, Saturday and Sunday, October 13 and 14, 2018 (vintagedrums. co.uk). See you there.