Friend-of-the-shop, Aaron Solowoniuk  has been the drummer of Canadian rockers Billy Talent since 1999!  He’s been part of the iconic band ever since. 

The Billy Talent song This Is How It Goes is written about Solowoniuk’s battle with the illness. He had kept it secret in an attempt to avoid unwanted pity, but decided to reveal his condition after discovering some MS cases are diagnosed as early as three years of age. Since then Aaron has become an advocate for finding a cure for MS.

Aaron will be here this Saturday at 12 noon for the afternoon to hang, talk drums, sign autographs, and show off this extremly cool Pearl drumkit that he’s auctioning off on eBay to raise money for a cause close to his heart, the MS Society.

bt1This Pearl SSD drum kit is currently on eBay. The winning bidder not only wins this very exclusive kit, but also gets the entire Billy Talent collection on vinyl. The kit was painted by Stu from PlayDead. Aaron played it at RiotFest and Heavy Montreal this past year and will be on display at the until the end of the bid.   This is entirely to raise money for a good cause so please check the kit out and bid!

This super unique kit was designed by Stu from PlayDead Cult and is a total one-of-a-kind.   It will be on display here at the store until the eBay bid concludes on November 10th.  


Here’s the link to the eBay link!