Memphis Drum Shop's Big 20th Anniversary Bash

11/2/2007 [Drums]

Yamaha Creates Special Snare Drum and Yamaha Artists Attend and Perform

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Sitting, (l. to r.): Jim Haler, Yamaha Drums Product Manager; Tommy Aldridge, Yamaha Drum Artist; Jim Pettit, owner, Memphis Drum Shop. Standing, (l. to r.): Michael Lamb, Yamaha District Manager; Nancy Pettit, Memphis Drum Shop; Joe Testa, Yamaha Drums Artist Relations Manager; David Jewell, Yamaha Drums Marketing Manager.

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(l. to r.): Michael Lamb, David Jewell, Tommy Aldridge and Joe Testa stand before one of many Yamaha kits on sale.

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Tommy Aldridge sits in with the house band at the event

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(l. to r.): Jim Pettit, Joe Testa, Tommy Aldridge, Jim Haler, Yamaha Drum Artist Anton Fig, David Jewell, Michael Lamb and Yamaha Eastern Regional Sales Director Reed Larrimore.

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To mark the milestone, Yamaha created a custom 14" X 7" seven-ply Bird's Eye Maple snare drum, made in Japan for the Memphis Drum Shop.

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