Uli Salazar might have the coolest job in the drum industry. As Marketing and Artist Relations Manager for Ludwig, he has the daily opportunity to shape the message for this 110 year-old drum brand and interact with the 300 plus artists on Ludwig's roster of endorsers. Uli is a life-long resident of Chicago, the city where Ludwig resided for many years of their illustrious history. On episode 039, Uli and Jamie chat about Uli's early years, his start at Ludwig, what it takes to be a Ludwig artist and what Ludwig plans for their 110th anniversay year in 2019. Ludwig has a name that speaks volumes to drummers from every generation and style and Uli is the person responsible for that message. This is an episode that every drummer can appreciate.
October 20, 2018