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Arctic Monkeys and Kasabian Drummers Join Porter & Davies Roster

Article by Sean Mitchell // October 30 2014
Arctic Monkeys and Kasabian Drummers Join Porter & Davies Roster

Porter & Davies are delighted to announce the latest drummers who have chosen to become endorsees of either the BC2 or BC Gigster.
 
Matt Helders, drummer of the Arctic Monkeys, one of the most successful British bands of the 21st Century is now using the BC2 drum monitoring system. The band recently headlined Reading Festival and Matt will be using his system on the forthcoming tours of North and South America.
 
Another new endorsee is talented young drummer Dexter Hercules currently holding the drum throne for Rita Ora. Joining him and the others are versatile stickman Arya Goggin (Skindred), Jamiel Blake (Sam Smith), the ‘Human Drum Machine’, John Jenkins (Lily Allen/Example), and Ian Matthews with Kasabian, recent winners of Q Magazine's Best band in the World Today award.
 
The BC2 and BC Gigster are ideal for all types of musical genres and the other new endorsees span a wide range of styles including metal Valentino Arteaga (Of Mice And Men) dance Ben Kennedy (Foxes), country Billy Thomas (Vince Gill), Rich Redmond (Jason Aldean), and Darryl Woolfolk (Gladys Knight) an in demand R&B, Urban & Smooth and Jazz drummer. They, along with John Humphrey (Toyah) and rock drummersShannon Forrest (Toto), Tony Palermo (Papa Roach), Michael Vanderhule (Y&T) and Alexis Nunez (Kooks) have all recently become Porter & Davies endorsees.
 
The new artists join a prestigious roster of drummers, which includes Kenny Aronoff, Clem Burke, Billy Cobham, Gerald Heyward, Tommy Lee, Jojo Mayer, JR Robinson, Steve White and Matt Sorum to name just a few.

 

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Sean Mitchell

Sean Mitchell has been an active participant in the drumming industry for over 20 years. He has studied under Crash Test Dummies drummer Mitch Dorge and Drumming's Global Ambassador Dom Famularo. Sean is also a songwriter and regularly performs with his wife (and singer) Jill Mitchell. Sean proudly endorses Aquarian Drumheads.



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