"Drummers are kind of like interior decorators. They have to make the house look way more beautiful than it is." . . . . Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana on Drummers . . .
Richie Gajate-Garcia- Phil Collins, Sting, Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Diana Ross, Hiroshima, Patti Labelle, Amy Grant and many, many more.
Harry McCarthy - Drum Paradise Drum Tech & drum supplier to the STARS ... Springsteen, Clapton, Carly Simon, Hall & Oats... his list of clients are to long to list... click on Drum Paradise to go to his site.
Karl Perazzo - Santana
Steve Reid - The Rippingtons, Keiko Matsui, Supertramp, Bamboo Forest.
Thomas Lang - Life's Addiction, The Blockheads, John Wetton and over 250 albums/CDs and countless jingles, movie soundtracks and singles.
Joey Heredia - Stevie Wonder, Sheila E, Sergio Mendez, Herb Alpert, Tania Maria, Scott Henderson, Frank Gambale, Dianne Reeves, and Andy Vargas(of Santana).
Daniel Jensen – (OCDP) Orange County Drum & Percussion ... Drum Tech for . . .
Travis Barker- The Aquabats, blink-182, Transplants, Box Car Racer, Avril Lavigne, + 44
Tuesday Henderson - OUTKAST
Nate Morton - The Voice, Cher, Miley Cyrus - ROCKSTAR - SUPERNOVA - House Band
"My wing key is indespensible! . . . Thanx Frank! I'll never have to do that drum stick vice-grip-clamp thing again!"
Raul Rekow - Santana, Malo
Pete Escovedo - Azteca - Santana - Herbie Hancock, Mongo Santamaria, Bobby McFerrin, Cal Tjader, Woody Herman, Stephen Stills, Billy Cobham, Anita Baker, George Duke, Boz Scaggs, Al Jareau, Ray Obiedo, Dione Warwick, Marlena Shaw, Barry White, Angela Bofil, Poncho Sanchez and Chick Corea
Santana, Return To Forever, Chick Corea, Todd Rundgren, The Tubes, Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, Buddy Miles, Al Dimeola, Stanley Clarke, Joe Satriani, The Brecker Brothers, Steve Gadd, Jan Hammer, Les Paul, Miles Davis, Paco de Lucia, Peter Gabriel... Room Of Voices
Mendoza-Heredia-Neto "LIVE IN LA" ... one of the best "live" CDs you will ever hear ! !
Prairie Prince The Tubes
John Blackwell - Prince, Justin Timberlake, Patti Labelle, P. Diddy, Haakon Graf & Graffiti, The New Power Generation, Billy Eckstine, Herman Johnson, Cameo, and Utada Hikaru.
Johnholding his WingKey with Frank D. Parise... NAMM 2008
Marvin "Smitty" Smith - Jay Leno… The Tonight Show, Sting, Sonny Rollins, John Scofield, Bob Cranshaw, Robin Eubanks, Clifton Anderson, Ralph Moore and Bobby Watson.
Jeffrey Gilbert - KUTLESS
Terry Bozzio - Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention, Missing Persons, The Brecker Brothers, UK, Herbie Hancock, Dweezil Zappa, Richard Marx, Stevie Ray Vaughn, and Jeff Beck… etc… too many to list…
Terry - holding his WingKey with Frank Parise
Sheila with Prince
Sheila E (Escovedo)Prince, Stevie Wonder, Ringo Starr, Billy Cobham, Natalie Cole, George Duke, Pete Escovedo, Gloria Estefan, Marvin Gaye, Herbie Hancock, Stevie Nicks, Babyface, Patti LaBelle, Cyndi Lauper, Lionel Richie, Diana Ross, and Tito Puente.
World-renowned drummer, drum teacher, author, clinician and motivational speaker.
" Frank, I really believe that every drummer/percussionist should have a WingKey in his/her stick bag or gig bag.... you can use it for so many different drum related things.
My seat, cowbell, mount and stands never come loose while performing anymore... it's wonderful....thanks!"
Mio Timbalero Flores - Lava, Mystique, The Escovedos, Joe Cano, La Ventana.
Tré Cool - Green Day, The Lookouts, The Network, Foxboro Hot Tubs