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The Modern Drummer Podcast Episode 31: David Frangioni & Billy Amendola with Eric Singer and Ramon Yslas

This weeks Modern Drummer Podcast with David Frangioni and Billy Amendola features KISS drummer Eric Singer and Chicago percussionist Ramon Yslas talking about drums & percussion on Paul Stanley’s Soul Station project. The duo talk about recording the soul classics as…

Modern Drummer
Apr 29, 2021

Spirit Winter Percussion Presents Ninth Annual Day of Percussion

Join Spirit Winter Percussion for the Ninth Annual Day of Percussion, November 19, 9 am to 5 pm, at Somerset Berkley Regional High School. Registration begins at 8:30 am. Admission is free and open to all ages and skill levels.…

Modern Drummer
Nov 14, 2017

News: Vic’s Drum Shop to Host Drum Fantasy Camp at Music Garage, Chicago

Vic’s Drum Shop, America’s largest independent drum retailer, will host the Drum Fantasy Camp at its North Loomis Street location in the Music Garage, Chicago. The camp will be held from Friday, August 7 through Tuesday, August 11 and will…

Modern Drummer
Apr 17, 2015

The Sessions Event At McNally Smith College of Music

The Sessions is a powerful and interactive presentation where artists sharpen their music business skills in pursuit of excellence in their careers. Your path to success for marketing, networking, artist relations, self-promotion and entertainment law. The special guest panelists for this session…

Modern Drummer
Sep 10, 2014

Danny Seraphine Ready For the Next Phase

  by Jeff Potter   Danny Seraphine fueled a long list of classic tracks in his twenty-three years as a member of Chicago, inspiring generations of drummers in the process. Since returning in 2006 from a long performing hiatus, he…

Modern Drummer
Jan 9, 2014

Darien Williams of Carbon Tigers

What’s going on MD readers? I’m super stoked to get this opportunity to share with you because I’ve been a reader of Modern Drummer for a long time now. My name is Darien Williams, and I’m living in Chicago, IL…

Modern Drummer
Jan 1, 2014

Renowned Drummer Bobby Jarzombek To Appear At Vic's Drum Shop

Renowned drummer Bobby Jarzombek whose credits include Halford, Riot, Fates Warning, Spastic Ink and Sebastian Bach will appear in-store at Vic's Drum Shop in Chicago on Friday, July 27 prior to the Bach band's Congress Theater show that night. Bobby…

Modern Drummer
Jul 25, 2012

Clyde Davis of the Ex Senators

Hey, everybody. My name is Clyde Davis, and I play drums with the Ex Senators, out of Chicago. I want to start off by saying thank you to Modern Drummer for this opportunity to share some of who I am…

Modern Drummer
Jul 9, 2012

Danny Seraphine: Update 2011

By Bob Girouard It seems that since Danny Seraphine made a comeback of sorts of the 2006 Modern Drummer Festival, he’s kicked the current phase of his drumming career into high gear, appearing at events like Drummers for Jesus, the…

Modern Drummer
May 2, 2011