MD Podcast Episode 172: Death Cab For Cutie’s Jason McGerr, Stretching Myths, Turkish Travel Cymbals, and More!

In this episode Mike and Mike discuss January 2019 featured artist Jason McGerr of the alt-rock band Death Cab for Cutie. The education segment focuses on different theories behind stretching and warming up before gigs and practice sessions. Up for review is a unique set of compact cymbals by Turkish. After fielding a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.

Show Notes

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Jason McGerr feature

Turkish Travel Set review from January Modern Drummer



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: