Dave and Troy take a look at the first 6 drumming myths debunked on Modern Drummer.
We roll the final PASIC 2014 interviews with Arthur Lipner, Drums for Drummers, and Drumstrong.
Season 10 launches with a super-sized show with Dave and Troy discussing some of the most important drum news that came out over the holiday break including DW’s huge acquisition of percussion brands.
On this last show of 2014, we run our interview with drummer and producer, Gorden Campbell.
On today’s show Dave chats with D’addario’s Elijah Navarro about what’s new with Promark, Evans, and Puresound.
We are beyond proud to welcome Kevin D. Smith of Drum Concepts as our first ever Sponsor-Level Patron. We talk to Kevin about his company, the Switch Kick, how he got into becoming an inventor, and why he wanted to support Drummer Talk as a sponsor!
In the news, we listen to November’s Drummer Talk Play-Along, we learn why Zeppelin never reformed after Bonham’s death, Max Weinberg’s return to Conan, and One Direction being better musicians than Pink Floyd.
The first Tuesday of every month, we’ll be bringing you a new, original play-along track for your playing and practice enjoyment. Each track features a high-quality, stereo mix minus drums.
This month’s Play-Along is a salad bowl of influences and instruments! From chunky guitars to marimba to pizzicato strings! Be on the watch out for the tempo slowdown (ritardando) at the end of the “B” section.
On today’s show, we delve into part 1 in our preview of PASIC 2014. We also answer a listener question about salvaging damaged cymbals.
In the news, we hear the amazing 16 year old drummer lighting up social media, we discuss the touring drummer for Widespread Panic, we welcome back Tim Alexander to Primus, and listen to a little bit of the McCartney/Bonham Wings collaboration.
We discuss some tips and exercises for helping to increase hand speed. In the news, we talk about the Drummers Journal contest, Chad Smith’s advice to Katy Perry, Larry Mullen Jr’s accounting snafu, how Lars was almost fired form Metallica, Tré Cool’s nuptials, and what it was like for Phil Collins to become a front man.