Over the past few decades, the craze and popularity of music has witnessed an exponential growth among people of all generations as it gives them a way to express themselves and create a sense of community. Music has been used to spread messages of positivity, empowerment, and hope. It can also be used to provide a sense of comfort and relaxation to those who are feeling overwhelmed.
Additionally, streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music have made it easier than ever to access a wide variety of music, creating an even more diverse listening experience and with the rise of social media, more and more people are discovering and connecting with their favorite artists, increasing the overall universality of the music industry. Music festivals and concerts have also become more popular, providing a place for people to come together and enjoy their favorite artists in person. Overall, music has become an integral part of life for many people, and the trend does not appear to be slowing down.
When considering the music industry, it is hard not to mention the instruments. With piano, bass drums, banjo, and bagpipe being one of the most popular ones; drums are considered the most ancient and traditional type of musical instrument. The sound of drums is said to penetrate the ear and enter the soul, as it is inspired and provided for by nature. The sacred sound of drums has enchanted generations after generations, and as humanity collectively improves upon its inventions through advancement in technology, many people are bringing innovations to the industry of drum manufacturing as well. Similarly, an individual named Landon Hall, founder of US-based drumstick manufacturer Diemond Star is working as the perfect ally to the music industry.
Born in Overland Park, Kansas, Landon Hall is an American musician, drummer, songwriter, actor, and entrepreneur, but most of all he is recognized as the founder of Music City Drum Show and Diemond Star. His love for music awakened on his ninth birthday when he received his first drum set, through which he taught himself to play.
Following his passion for music, he began playing drums for a local megachurch, when he was only 11 years old. Later, he continued to play drums for the worship team throughout his high school years, which made him proficient enough to move forward and try new things.The next instrument he picked up was guitar, followed by piano, and then bass.By the age of 18, he was all set to write some of his first songs.
Hall began his musical career as a drummer in various bands and this was how he played for the rock band named De La Torre, which was led by Anthony De La Torre and achieved international acclaim. Being a versatile drummer who has played in bands of various genres such as Country, Rock, and Pop, he recorded drum tracks for songs that have been broadcast on radio stations all over the world. Hall has collaborated with a number of music industry celebrities as well. As his primary drummer, he collaborated with renowned songwriter and producer Desmond Child and got a chance to refine his skills. Given the musical expertise of Hall, he and his band, which included Anthony De La Torre, were featured on Nickelodeon’s 100 Things to Do Before High School in 2016. He has also appeared on a variety of networks, including ABC, HBO, Netflix, Lifetime, Spike, Syfy, truTV, and CBS.
After excelling in his musical career, Hall decided to focus on his business and this is when he laid the foundation of the Music City Drum Show, which aims to bring together the drumming community in Nashville and beyond. It is primarily concerned with drum displays, sales, networking ,and clinics. People can purchase drums, sticks, hardware, and all types of drum accessories from drum brands all over the world at the Music City Drum Show.
Hall is also the founder of Diemond Star, a company that produces the most versatile drumsticks on the market. The company makes a wide range of drumsticks, accessories, and clothing, with shock-absorbing drumsticks being its signature product. To reduce the fatigue experienced by drummers during long music sessions, the company employs precision engineering techniques and tools in the creation of accessories.
Landon Hall has spent most of his life around drums and individuals like him can indeed alter the foundation of the music industry.