MOCA, Independent

Daniel McLaine

Daniel McLaine is a professional drummer, producer and educator. He studied drums at the “Drummers Institute“, earning the „best student 2004/2005“ award, and graduated from the ArtEZ Conservatory of the Arts in Arnhem, Netherlands (Bachelor of Music).

Throughout the past years Daniel has been playing and touring extensively in Europe, America and Asia as well as teaching at the “Drummers Institute“, one of the finest schools in Europe.

He is the author of “Ableton Live für Drummer“, a workshop series that appeared in the German drum magazine “Drumheads“.

Daniel currently lives in Berlin, Germany, with his wife Erin, their two kids Emily & Ian and their cat Tobi.



Message to CANOPUS

Product (Snare Drum) : Zelkova
Wow..what a beautiful drum! The Zelkova snare drum has a beautiful tone and is very crisp and responsive throughout all dynamic ranges....you'll for sure love and play this drum for life.

Product (Drum Kit): NV60-M1
The NEO Vintage NV60-M1 is by far the best drumset I've ever played. It sounds amazing, is easy to tune, looks beautiful and the craftsmanship and attention to detail is just phenomenal. Canopus drums simply sound like I always wanted my drums to sound like.

Products in use

Neo Vintage NV60-M1

Black Sparkle Wrap

NV50-M1 Snare Drum

14 x 5.5
Vintage Pearl Wrap