Hi MD readers! My name is Nate Arling, and I live in Chicago, Illinois. I play drums in the Last Vegas and Urge Overkill. I also do studio work and have played 1,000-plus shows in fifteen-plus countries at clubs, garages, arenas, festivals, strip clubs, barns, basements, and theatres….
The Billy “Thunder” Mason and Friends drum clinic is an event designed for die-hard drummers and musicians as well as curious people who are wondering what a drum clinic is all about….
Sabian recently announced that drummer/educator/author Joe Bergamini has joined the Sabian team as an education consultant….
Neal tells Modern Drummer, “What can I say—it’s Steve Smith! He is bombastic and very inventive on all the tracks. I do usually have a certain groove in my head and will usually hum it out to explain what I’m hearing, that’s all he needs.”
Modern Drummer is excited to announce a new service that lets you put yourself, or a drummer friend/loved one, on the cover of the world’s greatest drum magazine and order a souvenir print.
In this clip, filmed in November 2014 at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC), Saturday Night Live’s Shawn Pelton plays “Step Out” from the Walter Mitty soundtrack.
Impression Cymbals and its exclusive North American distributor, ZimMusicInc, have announced the launch of the new Custom Cymbal Program….
The front man of seminal mod-punkers the Jam and soul-infused new wavers the Style Council has just released his brand-new, twelfth album, Saturns Pattern. In this exclusive interview, we speak to the gentlemen in charge of the Weller beat on record and on tour.