Premier is pleased to announce that Daray Brzozowski, drummer with Polish “death metal” band “Vader” has joined Premier’s artist roster. Vader is one of the most successful and well known European “death metal” bands in the industry and continues to perform sell out gigs across Europe. 2007 see’s the band embark on a series of concerts all around the world taking in USA, Canada, South America, all over Europe and of course Poland. Daray will be using his new Premier Series drums in Black Sparkle finish on the road.
Mike Terrana performing on his Premier Series drums in Black Sparkle Lacquer finish.
Long time Premier endorser Mike Terrana is hard at work after joining German heavy rock act “Masterplan” in October 2006. Masterplan is currently performing across Europe in support of fellow German band “Saxon” on their “Inner Sanctum Tour 2007’. Mike also launched his new performance DVD entitled “The Rhythm Beast — In Session” earlier in the year. The DVD celebrates Mike’s 30 year professional career as a drummer, highlighting some of the most interesting and complex drumming techniques he has acquired over the years. “The Rhythm Beast — In Session” is the first of a two part series with Mike’s second DVD planned for release later in the year. Mike can be seen performing across Europe with his Premier Series drums in Black Sparkle finish.
Stefan Schwarzmann recently completed a major European tour with Swiss rock giants “Krokus” as they supported “Hammerfall” on their “At the Threshold of Europe 2007” tour. Stefan joined “Krokus” in January 2006 and performed on the bands most recent album “Hellraiser” which was released in September 2006. Stefan uses a Premier Artist Series Birch Rock Legend 26 kit in White Marine Pearl finish.
Michael Schumm, percussionist with German classical/medieval/metal-band “Haggard” took delivery of his new Premier Elite Timpani and Premier Orchestral Bass Drum towards the end of 2006. Since then Michael and the band have been working on their new studio album entitled “Tales of Ithiria” due for release in June 2007. Haggard will then embark on their “Tales of Ithiria” European tour which is due to take place in September.
Bodo Schopf has rejoined the Michael Schenker Group for all upcoming tour duties in 2007. The band is set to perform a number of concerts in July across the UK with fellow German band and Michael Schenker’s previous outfit, The Scorpions. Bodo uses Premier Series drums in Light Gold Sparkle finish.