Jobeky announce UK Custom Drum Festival


are proud to announce that they will be hosting the inaugural Jobeky UK Custom Drum Festival on Saturday 31 October. The event will take place at the Staffordshire Pavilion, at the County Showground in Stafford, between 10am and 5pm.

The event is designed to showcase some of the best and most innovative drum companies in the UK, as well as presenting a truly unique drum clinic and performance environment with a never before seen line-up!

The line-up for the live performance side includes:

Robin Guy

An amazing drummer and performer who was the talk of the town after setting things alight at this year´s Drumfest!


This will be a fantastic opportunity to see the South African YouTube phenomenon in action. With over 17 million views of his videos and 25,000 fans on Facebook you can get a chance to see what he is all about!

Martin Ranscombe

One of Europe's leading tuning clinicians Martin will present and demonstrate his concepts for developing your acoustic sound.

Louis Davis

An experienced session artist and drummer for Outrage!

Derrick McKenzie

The Drummer from Jamiroquai will be hand for a demonstration, giving you a chance to see a worldwide professional in action.

As well as artists the show will be a great opportunity to see the cream of the UK Custom Drum Companies, including:

Jobeky Drums

Custom Skins



Highwood Drums

Guru drumworks

Liberty Drums

Carrera Drums

Tickets for the event will be £10 each (plus booking fee)!

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.