Terry Bozzio

On the road with Terry Bozzio and the world’s largest tuned drum kit

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On the road with Terry Bozzio and the world’s largest tuned drum kit

What is is like to travel the globe with the world’s largest tuned drum kit? Terry Bozzio sat down with Rolling Stone Magazine and dished on the ups and downs of working with his massive creation.

For example, did you know he has multiple kits on multiple continents? Did you know he sets up up himself with only the help of his one drum tech? Did you know that he pulls his kit around on a trailer behind an SUV?

Read the Rolling Stone interview here.

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