Manchester’s The UK Drum Show continues to expand its International Clinic Room, with the addition of Gretsch, Paiste, Remo and Vic firth artist, Gergo Borlai. Organiser Neil Golding says: ‘Whilst we have some serious household names in the drumming world, Gergo is undoubtedly an amazing artist and from all of team at The UK Drum Show, we are very pleased to present him at this year’s show. One to watch!’
Taking place on September 23 & 24th at Manchester Central, The UK Drum Show will be playing host to over 100 brands and Golding reports that, following recent bookings and stand enlargements from the likes of Sonor and Natal, just a single stand remains unsold.
Drum legends booked to appear at the show include Dennis Chambers, Simon Phillips, John ‘JR’ Robinson and others, along with Mike Dolbear’s Best of British masterclass room, the international clinic room, Vintage & Iconic with drum kits on display from some of the most iconic drummers/ bands over several decades, plus a whole host of other content.
On the Saturday evening of The UK Drum Show (separate ticket required) there will be Drummer Night in aid of The Teenage Cancer Trust. Funds raised will be donated to the charity, and will have appearances from comedian and drummer Al Murray, actor and drummer John Thomson, along with Karl Brazil, Steve White, Jonathan ‘Ginger’ Hamilton, with many more still to be announced, the organiser says.