An Editor’s Overview
This is the issue of Modern Drummer that’s given out at the annual winter NAMM trade show, which is being held between January 24 and 27 at the Convention Center in Anaheim, California.
With a gleam in his eye, DC takes control of the out vamp and thrills the Blue Note crowd with a flourish of sweeps
As touring and recording great Kenny Aronoff explained, “Start with a [shallow] metal drum and a [deep] wood. That will cover a lot of situations.”
It’s tough to keep up with Brendan Buckley. One glance at his social media and you’re presented with a wide variety of what interests the L.A.-based drummer
Precious few drummers are bringing the heat after forty-plus years in the game like Clem Burke is bringing it.
His relentless dedication to practice and his unwillingness to take any other path in life, is paying dividends during what has been the busiest period of this drummer’s life.