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Sum 41, Simple Plan, and The Offspring: Photos and Q&As with Each Drummer

by Alex Kluft The Offspring’s "Let the Bad Times Roll" tour with Sum 41 and Simple Plan treated fans to rousing, nostalgic shows across North American this summer. It was certainly a dream tour for '90s pop-punk fans, similar to…

Modern Drummer
Sep 26, 2023

Pantera Rocks the West Coast: Photos and Recap

by Alex Kluft On August 26th, 2001, Pantera played their final show with members Dimebag Darrell, Vinnie Paul, Phil Anselmo, and Rex Brown at Beast Fest in Yokohama, Japan. 22 years a later, a reunited Pantetra would play the North…

Modern Drummer
Sep 7, 2023

Metallica Brings 72 Seasons To The Stage: Photos + Recap

by Alex Kluft Over the last 40 years, Metallica have become one of the best selling metal bands in the world, garnering an impressive amount of ticket sales for each tour. With their 2023 album, 72 Seasons, the California group…

Modern Drummer
Aug 31, 2023

Chicago Rocks the Greek Theater in LA: Photos + Recap

by Alex Kluft Chicago returned to the Greek Theater in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, August 19th for the first time in four years. Over the last 50 years, Chicago has played the Greek over 30 times — making their…

Modern Drummer
Aug 29, 2023

Phoenix's Summer Odyssey Tour: See Photos and Read Q&A with Drummer Thomas Hedlund

By Alex Kluft Beck and Phoenix played the KIA Forum in Los Angeles, California August 7th for their co-headlining venture, the "Summer Odyssey" tour. Alongside Beck is drummer Joey Waronker (Roger Waters/ R.E.M.) who has been recording and playing with…

Modern Drummer
Aug 22, 2023

Alicia Keys' "Keys to the Summer" Tour: See Photos and Read Q&A with Drummer Garrison Brown

by Alex Kluft Alicia Keys played the final night of her "Keys to the Summer" tour at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles on August 2nd. On drums was none other than Garrison Brown (Post Malone, Tyga, The Jacksons, Jason…

Modern Drummer
Aug 15, 2023

Danny Elfman Brings Career-Spanning Show Back to SoCal: See Photos and Read a Q&A with Drummer Ilan Rubin

By Alex Kluft Danny Elfman, one of the biggest names as a film composer but also as a member of iconic band Oingo Boingo, played the Five Point Amphitheater in Irvine, California on August 5th. Last year, he debuted a…

Modern Drummer
Aug 9, 2023

Sonic Temple Festival 2023: Recap + Photo Gallery

Festival season for Danny Wimmer Presents (DWP) continued with Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival (formerly Rock On the Range) throughout Memorial Day weekend (5/25-5/28). The festival returned to the Historic Crew Stadium in Columbus, OH after a three-year hiatus…

Modern Drummer
Jun 8, 2023

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2023: Recap + Photo Gallery

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival returned to the N.O. Fairgrounds Race Course and Slots for two weekends — April 28th-30th and May 4th-7th. The festival brought together a staggering 460,000 people over both weekends. There were many highlights…

Modern Drummer
May 15, 2023

Marky Ramone: Photo-Shoot Extras From His February 2014 Modern Drummer Cover Story

Check out this photo gallery of drummer Marky Ramone from the February 2014 issue of Modern Drummer. From the feature: The lone living member of the Ramones' classic lineup in not only a survivor; he's thriving, hosting a radio show…

Modern Drummer
Jan 16, 2014

Photos from PASIC 2013

The Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) is the largest percussion event in the world, featuring over 120 concerts, clinics, master classes, labs, workshops, panels, and presentations. The convention's International Drum and Percussion Expo is held annually, with more than…

Modern Drummer
Nov 25, 2013

Slideshow: A Conversation With Dino Danelli & Liberty DeVitto

A slideshow of images from the Dino Danelli & Liberty DeVitto interview, with audio from the Rascals.  From the Cutting Room, NYC.

Modern Drummer
Aug 24, 2008