5 minute read 📖 Drummers across the world long for the chance to showcase their abilities, because that’s just what drummers do. However, only one drummer can be the fastest and that title belongs to Siddarth Nagarajan of Chennai, India. He currently holds the Guinness World Record for Most Drumbeats In A Minute Using Drumsticks with 2,109 beats in just 60 seconds set on February 14, 2017. We’ve caught up with Nagarajan to find out what more about his record attempt, his family and what really makes him tick.
5 minute read 📖 While some records can be broken in 30 seconds or less, others take just a bit more time. Steve Gaul, a drummer from Ontario, Canada, has gone above and beyond to set a Guinness World Record for Longest Marathon Drumming By An Individual at a staggering 134 hours, or over 5 ½ days ending on August 19, 2015! He knew it would be a challenge like no other, but he had a secret weapon to push him to the limit.
3 minute read 📖 Do you remember that practice session that seemed to drag on all night? There’s a good chance it was maybe 5 or 6 hours with a few breaks built-in. Maybe dinner. Robin Evans, a ukulele player in the UK, has definitely one-upped you by performing for 30 hours and 2 minutes straight. He holds the Guinness World Record for Longest Marathon Playing Ukulele, officially set on November 27, 2016 at the Duke of Uke in London.