Daniel Waples is one of the best Hang players in the UK and regularly travels the world to play gigs and promote the art of this magicial sound. His aim is to play*perform*record*travel with as many individuals and collectives as possible whilst sharing good food, turning frowns upside down and bringing light into existence.
“Hang” is a musical drum instrument made out of steel which resembles the shape of a UFO. There is nothing inside the hang except air and it takes its name from the German word for hand. The drum is played by striking it in the centre and surrounding areas with ones hands or fingers.