(16th July, 2019 – Oxnard, CA) Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) and Latin Percussion (LP) are delighted to announce the “DW & LP Road Trip Tour” across Central and South America this summer. The shows will feature Fausto Cuevas and Stephen Perkins who will each give solo performances before coming together to close the show with a dynamic drumming duet. The tour is additionally sponsored by Zildjian, Remo and Pro-Mark.
Shows will be held as follows:
|Guatemala City||Guatemala||August 24th 2019|
|Mexico City||Mexico||August 26th 2019|
|Quito||Ecuador||August 28th 2019|
|Bogota||Colombia||August 30th 2019|
|Lima||Peru||September 2nd 2019|
|Santiago||Chile||September 4th 2019|
Bringing his own distinctive style to these shows is drummer and percussionist, Stephen Perkins. Best known for playing with the pioneering rock group, Jane’s Addiction, he has also played with Infectious Grooves, Rage Against The Machine, Nine Inch Nails and Hell Flower. Expect him to bring vibrant, colorful drumming to these performances. Perkins will be playing on DW Collectors SeriesMaple Drums.
He is joined by established percussionist Fausto Cuevas III who has recorded, performed and toured with many great artists including Stevie Wonder, Sting, Jennifer Lopez, Julio Iglesias, and the late, great B.B. King. Cuevas will be producing lots of high energy Latin grooves using his LP Signature Congas, Quinto, Tumba and Bongo. He can be seen playing with special guests on the LP YouTube Channel earlier this year.
To find out more about DW please go to dwdrums.com. To find out more about Latin Percussion please go to lpmusic.com. To find out more about times and venues for the tour please follow either DW or LP on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube.
ABOUT DRUM WORKSHOP INC.
Founded in 1972, Drum Workshop, Inc. is a family-owned and operated musical instrument company best known for designing and manufacturing award-winning drums, pedals, hardware and accessories under the DW® and PDP® banners. In 2014, the company expanded to include other iconic American instrument brands including Gretsch® Drums, Latin Percussion®, and Ovation® Guitars. DW’s wide range of products is endorsed by many of the world’s top artists including:Neil Peart, Phil Collins, Chad Smith, Sheila E., Melissa Etheridge, Richie Sambora, Mick Fleetwood, Taylor Hawkins and Dave Grohl among others. Drum Workshop, Inc. is headquartered in Oxnard, California.For more information visit www.dwdrums.com Follow us on Facebook and Twitter
ABOUT LATIN PERCUSSION (LP)
Founded in 1964, Latin Percussion (LP) is the largest hand percussion instrument brand in the world. The company offers an extensive line of hand percussion instruments and percussion accessories including patented designs such as the Jam Block®, Ridge Rider Cowbell® and Egg Shaker. Many of the world’s top artists play LP including: Giovanni Hidalgo, Richie Gajate-Garcia, Karl Perazzo, Stewart Copeland, Steve Gadd, Travis Barker, Mike Portnoy and Cindy Blackman-Santana among others. For more information, visit www.lpmusic.com