AXIS PERCUSSION takes great pride in specializing in precision foot pedals and drum hardware. Our products are fabricated from aircraft grade aluminum and steel, each part being machined in our factory in Carson, California, U.S.A. Axis gear is truly handmade in the U.S.A. We are dedicated to the highest level of quality and craftsmanship, and with the Axis patented design features, Axis gear remains unique and state of the art.
Axis Laser Engraving by Trotec Laser Equipment. Find out more.
Adjusting spring tension just got easier. Axis MicroTune Spring Tensioner
INTRODUCING A NEW ANGLE ON 21ST CENTURY DRUMMING
The most immediate, direct response.
What is the A21?
Derek Roddy explains technical features of the A21 Derek Roddy Signature Edition and takes you on a virtual tour of the Axis factory. View video.
INTRODUCING The Derek Roddy Signature Edition A21 Double Pedal with Electronic Kits and Deep Rockers
Reviews of Axis Pedals:
Crash Test #3,
Axis Longboard Pedals
A Look At Engineered Percussion
Derek Roddy — MENACE official music video with Mitch Harris (Napalm Death) just released. Check it out.
George Kollias is featured on the new Drum Guru app for iPhone & iPad
HIRAX LIVE AT QuitoFest 2013
Axis Artist Jorge Iacobellis of Hirax shares concerts pictures from a recent show in Columbia. More.
Ruston Grosse of Surgeon gives a big shout out to Axis on Modern Drummer's Drummer Blog.
Derek Roddy and Hudson Music team up again; announcing the release of Playing With Your Drums, a new DVD for drummers of all styles and levels, on Hudson Limited label. Read more...
View teaser on You Tube.
Axis Artist, Anthony King’s new DVD
Watch it now on YouTube
DVD by Derek Roddy -
Produced and directed by legendary metal drummer Derek Roddy, Blast Beats Evolved explores the development and mechanics of modern extreme drumming. The DVD features examples and exercises for Blast Beats, Skank Beats, Bomb Blasts, Hammer Blasts and Freehand Blasts, plus a comprehensive conditioning program for hands and feet, balance and endurance, and also includes five solo jams and performances of seven Serpents Rise songs–complete with minus-drums play–along tracks.....more
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NEWS & EVENTS
2014 NAMM SHOW — Jan. 23
Long&McQuade Musical Instruments & Axis Percussion were proud to present:
WFD — WORLD’S FASTEST FEET ANNOUNCES WINNERS, 2013
PRESS RELEASE: Axis Percussion artist David F. McCloskey has independently released a new album with his band TAVÚ, titled “Clamor Victorium, Clamor Silentii”. More
George Kollias – LOUD & FAST 2
Upcoming clinic tour in Germany for Modern Music School
NEW DVD from GEORGE KOLLIAS
Intense Metal Drumming II
Axis artist Rodrigo Rios debuts
Axis Artist Rodrigo Rios is working with a producer who won two Latin American Grammies earlier this month in Las Vegas.
His recent project with Grammy Award winning vocalist Patti Austin has reached #11 on Billboard Charts.
The single – Life’s Joy and Celebration (feat. Patti Austin) - Jamie & The Dream Trackers available on iTunes now.
Laguna Drumfest 2012 a great success!
Axis Artist, Anthony King appeared at the Laguna Drumfest 2012 in Mexico, October 15 & 16. Octavio Castro wins an Axis X Single Longboard pedal. Anthony shares photos and stories. Read more.
Worlds Fastest Drummer 2012 at Summer NAMM Show
WFD‘s World Fastest Drummer 2012 Contest Final results are in! The Battle of the Feet winner is ‘Vital Remains’ drummer Jack Blackburn of Houston, TX with a score of 870 Singles. Congratulations!! Jack has won an Axis Double Pedal. Read more...
Rodrigo Rios and Big Band Brazil Upcomming concert celebrating 100 years.
The Derek Roddy Invasion has officially begun!
2011 Chicago Drum Show
The 21st Annual Chicago Drum Show was held May 21 and 22 at the Kane County Fairgrounds in St Charles, Illinois. Axis Artists Bryan Hit, and JR Robinson were Sunday’s clinicians...more and read more at Rebeats.com
George Kollias Drum Clinics in 2011 in Australia, UK, Greece, India, Turkey, Slovakia, Denmark, Sweden and there are a few coming up soon for Central Europe. More.
Urban Drumming Technques, featuring JLaToiya, former drummer for Musiq Soulchild. Learn licks, tricks, chops, practice routines and a whole bunch of drumming techniques. View on YouTube.
April 4, 2011 - Upstate, NY:
Sick Drummer Magazine, who brought you the first drum magazine devoted to extreme drumming, the first interactive drum magazine and interactive advertisements within a digital drum magazine, now bring you the first ever digital video magazine. This youtube video of Sick Drummer Magazine Issue #17 holds all the content from the actual issue, exclusive video from Animals As Leaders, Vader, Cradle of Filth and a video lesson from Alex Micklewright on single foot blasting. This issue also contains audio tracks from Animals As Leaders and SEPTICFLESH, as well as introduces a brand new way for us to engage our readers using motion enhancements over static advertisements. Please take some time to read through the issue, watch the exclusive videos and to share this with all your friends! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rMHtjhzrE8
NAMM 2011 Show
The Derek Roddy A21 Signature Edition Double Pedal with Electronic Kits view, Deep Rockers, and the Dock-O-Matic (more info to follow soon).
NAMM Show 2011
NAMM 2011 Axis Booth Appearances — Derek Roddy, Tim Yeung, Jorge Iacobellis, Steve Stephens, and Bobby Rondinelli made appearances and performed at the Axis Booth. And Jota Morelli dropped by for an great impromtu performance.
Drum! Magazine has posted video clips of Derek Roddy at the NAMM 2011 Axis booth. View Derek Roddy Jams At NAMM 2011 along with other artists on this Drum! Magazine link.
More video of Derek Roddy from the NAMM 2009 show can be seen here. View video
Sick Drummer Magazine taped Steve Stehens demonstrating the Vortex Snare Tripod at the Axis booth. View here.
View AXIS FRIENDS and special guests at the Axis Booth 2011. An Axis photo album.
Axis introduced the new A21 Laser Pedal at the 2010 NAMM Show
NAMM SHOW ARCHIVE
NAMM 2011 Axis Booth Appearances
WFD — World's Fastest Feet