Our 21st Century Drummer OutstandingInnovator category was created as a way to recognize significant innovations from our peers within the global drumming community.These innovations reflect the same amount of commitment, creativity and customer focus upon which our magazine was founded.

We are proud to present our very first Outstanding Innovator-21ST Century Drummer Ambassador, Francesco ‘Nitro’ Sguera. Take a look at Nitro’s story about his struggle, determination, and dedication to his vision for Hooplug the first universal system that turns your acoustic drums into a compact versatile instrument.