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Rotosound Announces Bassist Gareth McGrillen as Endorsee

Rotosound announced that bassist Gareth McGrillen and guitarist Peredur ap Gwynedd of the high octane phenomenon that is Pendulum are among the latest to join their prestigious endorsee list.

Gareth is using Nexus Coated and Swing Bass strings. They  launched the innovative Nexus strings in 2009 after extensive research to develop a special black polymer coating helping to prevent contamination and corrosion, significantly extending the life of the strings. Peredur uses Rotosound British Steels 10’s and 11’s

The British Steels range was re-launched last year and is based on the Original classic Rotosound Stainless Steel Electric Guitar Strings from the 1960’s. The original strings already have a pedigree second to none and were used by Jimi HendrixPete TownsendBrian May and many others.

Swedish metal band Katatonia are also recent additions to the artist roster, with guitarists Anders Nyström and Per Eriksson both flying the Rotosound flag.

Tyr continue the Scandinavian theme with both guitarist Terji Skibenæs and bass player Gunnar H. Thomsen now joining our ever growing endorsee list.

Si Fielding of UK metal band Beholder can be heard holding down the bottom line with Swing Bass and Rotobass roundwound strings as can Guent, bass player with German rockers The New Black.

Moving on from the thunderous tones of our rock contingent, we welcome Paul Egan, bass player for pop sensation Daisy Dares You. Paul is using Swing Bass and Rotobass Strings.

Also, preparing to embark on a tour which covers a large part of the world map are Glasgow based band Belle and Sebastian, who will be using Rotosound strings as they visit the four corners of the globe. More information at their

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