Clem Cattini clinic, Sunday 19 October

Session legend Clem Cattini will be performing a clinic on Sunday 19 October at the Portslade Town Hall, West Sussex in association with Phil Solomon/ Drum Study.

Percussionist Nigel Shipway will also perform a clinic at the same venue on Sunday 16 November. Doors for both clinics open at 2.30pm for a 3pm start.

Tickets to each clinic cost £10 per person and are available direct from Phil Solomon by calling 01273 608916/ 07780 764613.

Phil Solomon is a drum teacher who puts together a bi-monthly leaflet called Drum Study that features news of clinics, articles plus some great playing ideas. Contact Phil on the numbers above or write to him at: PO Box 1101, Brighton, BN2 5WY, to start receiving your copy.

Chris Barnes

I'm MusicRadar's eCommerce Editor. In addition to testing the latest music gear, with a particular focus on electronic drums, it's my job to manage the 300+ buyer's guides on MusicRadar and help musicians find the right gear for them at the best prices. I dabble with guitar, but my main instrument is the drums, which I have been playing for 24 years. I've been a part of the music gear industry for 20 years, including 7 years as Editor of the UK's best-selling drum magazine Rhythm, and 5 years as a freelance music writer, during which time I worked with the world's biggest instrument brands including Roland, Boss, Laney and Natal.