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Heart’s Michael Derosier

Listening to the albums that put Heart on the map in the ’70s, like Dreamboat Annie and Little Queen, it’s clear the band members were students of Led Zeppelin—and that drummer Michael Derosier was the star pupil. TO READ THE…

by Patrick Berkery
Apr 25, 2018

Denny Carmassi

It was a move that surprised some observers. Native San Franciscan Denny Carmassi was selected in May of 1982 to replace seven-year veteran Michael Derosier as drummer for the Seattle-based rock group, Heart. TO READ THE FULL STORY: LOG IN…

by Elizabeth Shaw Green
Jan 10, 2018