Premier Music International Limited is an English manufacturer of drum kits and percussion instruments.

Premier Music International Ltd
Privately held company
IndustryMusical instruments
Founded1922; 97 years ago (1922)
FounderAlbert Della Porta and George Smith
Headquarters
Kibworth, Leicestershire
,
England
Area served
Worldwide
ProductsDrum kits
percussion instruments
Websitepremier-percussion.com
Premier's replica of the classic "Pictures of Lily" Keith Moon's drumkit
Premier Impression bass drum
Premier 1920's 'jazz' drum kit

Contents

ArtistsEdit

Drum linesEdit

  • Elite Series (1970s)[13]
  • Resonator Series[13]
  • Black Shadow – A unique run of the Resonator series with a specially applied lacquer finish
  • Projector Series[13]
  • Signia Series
  • Signia Marquis Series
  • Genista (original 90s version used only birch)
  • Gen X (4ply maple/2ply birch)
  • Artist Series
  • Series Elite (Maple/Birch/Gen-X Hybrid)
  • One series drums – unique one off kits and snares named of British towns and places of interest
  • Modern Classic drums[14]

Snare drums

  • 2000 Snare
  • Royal Ace Snare
  • Carmine Appice Signature Snare
  • Project One Snare
  • 2005 Snare
  • Modern Classic Snares
  • XC Series – part of the 90th anniversary line.
  • B.E.A.S.T. Snare

Other

  • Gordon Mann 1 Wing Pipes and Drums
  • Zyn Cymbals (Formerly)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ltd, Eazytiger. "Artists". drumset.premier-percussion.com. Retrieved 14 May 2016.
  2. ^ "Mike Dolbear DRUMS | Interview with Clem Burke". mikedolbear.com. Retrieved 12 May 2016.
  3. ^ https://www.moderndrummer.com/article/november-1983-phil-collins/
  4. ^ a b Ltd, Eazytiger. "Premier Music International Limited". drumset.premier-percussion.com. Retrieved 12 May 2016.
  5. ^ "Nick Mason's Drum Gear".
  6. ^ "Nicko McBrain celebrates 20 years with Premier Drums". MusicRadar. Retrieved 13 May 2016.
  7. ^ "Mitch Mitchell". DrumSoloArtist.com.
  8. ^ "Premier drums to return to UK manufacture by 2012 (in time to celebrate its 90th anniversary!)". drumcool.com. 28 December 2011. Retrieved 12 May 2016.
  9. ^ Whotabs. "1967–1968 Pictures of Lily kit | Keith Moon's Drumkits | Whotabs". www.thewho.net. Retrieved 14 May 2016.
  10. ^ "Phil Selway's Rig". The king of Gear.
  11. ^ "Steve White ready to 'get hands dirty' in new Premier role". MusicRadar. Retrieved 14 May 2016.
  12. ^ "History".
  13. ^ a b c Youell, Andy. "DRUMARCHIVE.COM". drumarchive.com. Retrieved 13 May 2016.
  14. ^ Ltd, Eazytiger. "News – Premier launches British-made Modern Classic drum set". drumset.premier-percussion.com. Retrieved 13 May 2016.

External linksEdit