In 1958, one British percussionist made a decision that would change the drumming world forever. Find out how Natal's founder, Alan Sharp, revolutionised the way percussion was made.
The influential session drummer dropped by to pick up a new kit, so we grabbed a few minutes to talk gear, techniques and touring with pop sensation Anne-Marie.
One of the biggest challenges you will face as a musician is making the cash last. Traditional ways to make money in music are changing, forcing musicians to get inventive. CD and record sales have long been a reliable source of music industry income, but in the US alone physical music sales have dropped by three-quarters since 2000. So how as a modern-day musician do you keep the pennies rolling in?