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While at this year's Musikmesse in Frankfurt, Germany, Remo, Inc. was honored to receive two awards for Best Drumhead of 2012/2013.

Remo’s first award, the PPVMedien/Drumheads Magazine – Leser Award, was received April 10th for the Ambassador® X14 snare drumhead, voted Best Drumhead. 

The 14th PPVMedia Reader Awards ceremony was held at the Musikmesse/Prolight+Sound in “Saal Illusion” of Congress Centre Messe Frankfurt.

Every year, thousands of readers of SOUNDCHECK, KEYS, TASTENWELT, DRUMHEADS and GUITAR magazines take part in the voting for the best musical instruments and equipment, the winners of which are honored with the PPVMedien Reader Award. What makes this award so special is that the Reader Awards are given by the users themselves, which makes it a unique distinction for the winning products. 

Pictured L-R: Norbert Saemann (Meinl), Bob Wiczling (Zildjian), Gerhard Priel (Schlagwerk), Bob Yerby (Remo) with PPVMedien Reader Awards. Pictured: Chris Hart, Remo Director of Artist and Public Relations, accepting the 2013 MIPA for Best Drumhead.

On Thursday, April 11th, Remo was once again honored with the Drumhead of the Year M.I.P.A. 2013 (Musikmesse International Press Award) for their new White Suede drumhead. The award was presented to Chris Hart, Remo Director of Artist and Public Relations, at a ceremony and party during the Musikmesse/Prolight+Sound in Frankfurt, Germany.

For the 14th time, more than 100 magazines from all over the world voted for the best musical instruments and audio equipment of 2012/2013 in more than 40 categories of the mipa Musikmesse International Press Award. 

More than 300 international representatives of manufacturers and distributors of musical instruments and audio equipment got together for the 14th M.I.P.A. awards show, including guests from the USA, Canada, Japan, Brazil, Russia, Poland, Great Britain, Italy, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Belgium, China, Indonesia, Denmark, Austria, Switzerland and Germany. This proves that the M.I.P.A. Musikmesse International Press Award has been established as the “Grammy" of the Musical Instrument/Pro Audio industry.

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