The Minneapolis-based music video network MetalKast has announced a new Internet radio and video streaming show, Rög’s Talkin’ DrumZ. Production for the first season is underway, with a few episodes complete. A Kickstarter fundraiser campaign was started on November 5 to help complete production for the first season. The campaign will run through December 6 and offers fans and musicians various pledge packages.
The show’s first full season will include Tobias Ralph (Adrian Belew, Crimson Projekct) and Pat Mastelotto (King Crimson, Stick Men), Bill Bruford (Earthworks, King Crimson, Yes), and Carl Palmer (ELP, Asia). Other interviews include Ringo Starr’s personal photographer, drummer Rob Shanahan, and Alex Van Halen drum tech, custom drum builder, artist, and drummer John Douglas. Upcoming episodes include a feature on Larry Mullen’s tech/U2 crew chief, Sam O’Sullivan.