Episode 48: Jay Weinberg, Adding Textures, Ddrum Reflex Kit, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike crack open the August 2016 issue of Modern Drummer and discuss cover artist Jay Weinberg of the legendary metal band Slipknot. In the education segment, the hosts discuss their thoughts on adding different textures to your drumming. Up for review is ddrum’s new Reflex Rally Sport drumset. After fielding a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.

Show Notes

August 2016 issue of Modern Drummer:
Ddrum Reflex Rally Sport kit demo:
The X-Clip mic clamp:
J Bass YouTube video:

Mike Johnston’s website:

“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: