Singapore Drum Shop was formed in 2013 to cater to the drummer's needs in Singapore. As we receive, we return, by contributing to the drumming community in Singapore.
Featuring the Singapore Drumming Scene on Drum! Magazine.
In 2014, with help from Alfe Kim, Brandon Khoo and Tony Zee, we managed to publish an article of the Drum Scene in Singapore on the website article of Drum! Magazine. Drum! Magazine is considered to be one of the largest drumming magazines in the world and we were the first drum shop and one of the first countries in the world (Out of USA) to be featured by Drum!
You can check out the article here.
Brendan Buckley Store Visit
In Nov 2013, we invited Shakira's drummer Brendan Buckley to Singapore Drum Shop for a store visit. Brendan was here to share some tips and ideas on drumming technique, experiences on being on road with Shakira, drumming scene in USA and more!
The event was free of charge and some lucky drummers even got a once in a lifetime opportunity to jam with Brendan!
Jack Pollitt Store Visit
Sakae Drum Artist Jack Pollitt, drummer for Mamas Gun, Beyonce, Ed Sheeren, made an visit to SDS on May 2015 when his band, Mamas Gun, visited Singapore on their Asia tour.
Jack was here to share some drumming tips and experiences and was nice enough to jam with some lucky drummers!
It was an awesome and memorable experience that we will never forget.
Lending of Drum Set to House of Riot! Concert
Lending of Drum Set to Spouse for House Season 1 and 2.
JP Bouvet Drum Clinic (Free Admission)
During August 2016, we organised the first ever PDP Drum Clinic featuring JP Bouvet (drummer for Steve Vai, Zack Wylde), for free admission. This event was attended by close to 200 drummers and was one of the most attended Drum Clinic in Singapore's history.
Rock Legend Mikkey Dee visit to Singapore Drum Shop
On the October of 2016, we were honoured to invite our friend and rock legend Mikkey Dee to Singapore Drum Shop for an impromptu store meet and greet with his fans. Mikkey was here for 2 hours and signed the various merchandises that his fans had brought.
Mikkey Dee played the next night with Scorpions in Suntec Convention Centre.
Casey Cooper Store Meet and Greet
On the Feb of 2017, we were honoured to host a store meet and greet with Youtube's most popular drummer - Casey Cooper (Coop3rdrumm3r). Casey has over 300 million views on Youtube and 1.4 million subscribers.
Casey did a 2 hour signing session and there were close to 150 drummers attending and getting their merchandises signed by Casey.
Appearance on Channel 8 Mediacorp's Here's to Health Season 9 健康在于你
On the 25th of March 2017, we were invited as special featured guests of Mediacorp's Channel 8 Here's to Health Season 9 健康在于你 to talk and promote the wellness of drumming.
SG Drum Academy Instructor Alfe Kim was featured as a prominent instructor on Television and we were interviewed on the show by celebrities such as Tay Ping Hui and Lim Pei Fen!
Alfe was able to teach Tay Ping Hui how to drum before and during the filming.