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The greatest names in the percussion world are equipped with the greatest name in the hardware world -- Gibraltar. Fact is, our endorsees use one or more of our products on the road and in the studio.

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Willie Parker
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WE ASKED..... WHY GIBRALTAR?
I was introduced to the hardware on my first major tour and it made my life as a drummer with a pretty big setup much easier. It was nice and heavy duty for the type of player I am.
 


PROFILE
Willie Parker has been playing drums since he could even remember. He began playing for his church Youth Choir at age 7yrs old. As a teenager Willie began to play around the city with a bunch of different church groups. Willie played all through School and in 2002 began attending Berklee College Of Music in Boston MA where he did two semester's and got his big break later that summer with Bad Boy artist Faith Evans. Playing on the Usher 8701 Tour. Willie since then have been playing with many other artist in the industry and currently tours with R&B artist Joe. Here are a few other artist Willie have had the opportunity to work with Lauren Hill, Jaheim, Ginuwine, Mario, Carl Thomas, Javier, Styles P, Salt & Peppa just to name a few. Willie is glad to be able to live his dream as a drummer and do what he loves. He is also a founding member of the F.A.B. 5 there mission is to go out to the inner city's across America and reach out to young men and women who have hope and dreams to become musicians and encourage them through Clinic's and one on one sessions on being professional musicians

INFLUENCES
Joel Smith, Mike Clemons, Gerald Heyward, Nate Barnes, Chris Brown, Steve Heyward.

ADVICE TO ASPIRING MUSICIANS
I would say to any up and coming drummer/musician...if you're looking for some great hardware that will allow you to do whatever you want, Gibraltar is the way to go.