News from FLUX

FLUX AschaffenburgWe are preparing a new album with FLUX – and the fun continues! Here’s some footage with Paul Gehrig on hammond organ and Thomas Langer on guitar from one of the last gigs in 2015 in a beautiful theater in Aschaffenburg/Germany: Great location and quite a bunch of “no fear” interaction between the three of us on stage! Expect more footage soon …

Here’s the link to the YouTube clip, feel free to share, comment and spread the word.


VIC FIRTH Performance Spotlight

Claus Hessler Performance Spotlight 12-2015New Performance Spotlight with Vic Firth! Captured in the Popacademy Mannheim, this is all about a classic drumming issue: Performing a solo – just yourself and the drums. I look at this as some kind of story you want to tell – so take some time aside and check out how this one evolves. For sure you don’t want to miss the ending and some highlights of its development, right? Here’s the link again …

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Sabian HH Garage Ride in 18″ and 20″ now available internationally!

After the introduction of the 18″ IMG_3731 - Arbeitskopie 2Sabian HH Garage Rides now also the “big brother” is available internationally – something which I am extremely proud of as you can imagine!  Here’s the link to the Sabian Website showcasing all the remasters HH cymbals as well as a shot of my workplace including two Garage Rides, Extreme Crashes, Artisan Hats and several other nice gadgets!

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