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Cubby O'Brien

The fact that show drummers receive comparatively little recognition is an enigma to me considering that they are some of the hardest working musicians. Their ability to play a variety of styles must be masterful; their sense of theatrics and…

by Robyn Flans
Jan 23, 2018

Karen Carpenter 1950-1983

On February 3rd, Karen Carpenter died of a massive cardiac arrest. TO READ THE FULL STORY: LOG IN Digital Access $4.99 /month or $49.99 /year SAVE 15% Digital Monthly Magazine 47 Years of Archives (500+ Issues) 40+ Drum Channel Subscribe…

by Robyn Flans
Dec 5, 2017

What Do You Know About...Karen Carpenter?

One of the most iconic vocalists in pop history was also a drummer—and a damned good one. So why do we still need reminding? TO READ THE FULL STORY: LOG IN Digital Access $4.99 /month or $49.99 /year SAVE 15%…

Modern Drummer
Feb 23, 2017