Category: Clinics and Events

The latest drum clinics and events.

Steve Smith and Vital Information, Photo by Andrew Lepley

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition U.S. Tour

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition are beginning a U.S. tour supporting the group’s Viewpoint album, which comes out next Tuesday, May 26. The band features, of course, Steve Smith on drums, as well as Andy Fusco on sax, Mark Soskin on keyboards, Baron Browne on bass, and Vinny Valentino on guitar….

Mike Portnoy and Winery Dogs Announce Special Discount for Modern Drummer Readers for Second Annual Dog Camp

Mike Portnoy and Winery Dogs Announce Special Discount for Modern Drummer Readers for Second Annual Dog Camp

Winery Dogs, featuring drummer Mike Portnoy, bassist Billy Sheehan, and singer/guitarist Richie Kotzen, are hosting the 2015 edition of Dog Camp this July 27 though 31 at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, New York. Modern Drummer readers are being offered a special discount of 10% off registration for any room at Full Moon resort plus a pair of tickets to any Winery Dogs show this fall…

Shed Sessions Worldwide New York Edition

Shed Sessions Worldwide New York Edition

Shed Sessions will be holding an event at the Hotel Courtyard at New York’s LaGuardia Airport this coming June 19, featuring drum clinics with Calvin Rodgers, Jamal Moore, and more….

Arturo 2nd-Annual Philadelphia Hand Drumming Festival

News: 2nd-Annual Philadelphia Hand Drumming Festival

The 2nd-Annual Philadelphia Hand Drumming Festival was held this past April 11 on the campus of the University of the Arts, which is located in the heart of downtown Philadelphia. The festival’s creator, Grammy award–winning percussionist and University of the Arts faculty member, Arturo Stable, developed the festival to showcase the city’s rich drumming traditions….