Bashiri Johnson Becomes Hammerax Hybrid Endorser

Hammerax has entered into an exclusive endorsement agreement with percussion artist Bashiri Johnson to endorse Hammerax Hybrids and FX.

Clearwater, FL, December 18, 2010 --( Bashiri is a prolific multi-instrumentalist who has added his highly sought after style to countless records, films, television, commercials and games.

“Bashiri will bring a profound energy to the Hammerax team,” says Hammerax president John Stannard.

Bashiri’s new Hammerax kit consists of a variety of bronze hybrids and FX.

Some of the artists/projects Bashiri has recorded and/or performed on include Whitney Houston, Donald Fagen, Madonna, Steve Winwood, Rolling Stones, Celine Dion, Rancid, Angelique Kidjo, Gloria Estefan, Paul Simon, Barbara Streisand, Spice Girls, Miles Davis, Ray Charles, Michael Jackson, Queen, Eric Clapton, Sade, Kenny G, Lionel Richie, Kenny Garrett, Aretha Franklin, Sting, Mary J Blige, Gypsy Kings, Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Nina Simone, Jay Z, Stevie Wonder, Beyonce, Mariah Carey, Luther Vandross, Gatorade, Pepsi, Mission Impossible, Hitch, The Score, and The Bodyguard.

Bashiri has written and/or produced songs for Lionel Richie, Francis Mbappe, Saida Fikri, LP, Kashif, Papa Susso, Nicole C. Mullen, and The Shift Movie.

Bashiri joins a list of prominent Hammerax endorsers such as Marco Giovino (touring with Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin fame) Omar Hakim (Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Madonna) Pat Mastelotto (King Crimson, KTU, Stick Men) Terry Bozzio (Missing Persons, Frank Zappa, Jeff Beck) Walfredo Reyes (Santana, Lindsey Buckingham, Jackson Browne) Will Calhoun (Living Color, Mos Def, Herb Alpert) Evelyn Glennie (Solo, Bjork) Jim Keltner (Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, Ringo Starr) and KJ Sawka (solo, Pendulum).

Hammerax will be unveiling dozens of new products at the 2011 Namm show (Booth 2430) being held Jan.13-16 in Anaheim, CA.

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Sergio R. Samayoa