Episode 24: Vintage Ludwig Snares, Refused Drummer David Sandström, Beier 15″ Steel Snares, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike share some info on vintage Ludwig snares, and they discuss the hugely influential hardcore rock band Refused and its drummer David Sandström, who’s featured in the February 2016 issue of Modern Drummer Magazine. In the gear review section, Dawson shares some insight into the new Beier 15″ steel snares, which he reviewed for the February issue. The show concludes with the host’s picks of the week.

Show Notes

February 2016 issue of Modern Drummer Magazine:

Vintage Ludwig drums:


Beier snare drums:,

Jost Nickel Groove Book:–00-20249US.aspx

“The Modern Drummer Podcast With Mike and Mike” is a show that explores the topics that drummers love the most. Sit in during weekly conversations between Modern Drummer managing editor, Mike Dawson, and founder and MD columnist, Mike Johnston, as they geek out on drumming technique, practice methods, and favorite exercises and offer insight on the latest gear and industry happenings. For additional episodes visit: