The Modern Drummer Podcast with Mike and Mike

In this episode, Mike and Mike discuss some of their favorite jazz and fusion recordings from the ’80s. The featured artist is Brian Dunne of the TV show Live From Daryl’s House. In the gear review segment, Dawson discusses his experience with some of DW’s new bass drum beaters. After answering a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.


Show Notes
Modern Drummer subscription
Mike Johnston’s website:
“The Open Door” documentary
Brian Dunne
DW bass drum beaters demo
Nate Wood one-man-band video
Appointed journal

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: