In part 1 of this video interview Modern Drummer goes behind the scenes of Keith Urban’s “Light The Fuse” tour 2014 with powerhouse drummer Chris McHugh. Chris talks about his first drumkit, recording in the session scene, Jeff Porcaro, and a few of his drum heroes. Drum tech Harry McCarthy of Drum Paradise then gives an in-depth tour of McHugh’s gear.

In part 2 Chris talks about balancing family and the road and John Bonham, and he offers some career advice. We also have live sound tips with front-of-house mixer Tom Abraham and monitor engineer Phil Wilkey, and drum tech/Drum Paradise owner Harry McCarthy offers gear tips.