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Daru Jones Teases New Solo LP and Gives Advice to Young Drummers

Daru Jones, photo by David Swanson Daru Jones, Jack White's distinguished drummer — and the star of our March 2023 Modern Drummer cover — is gearing up to release a new solo album. In a comprehensive interview with Modern Drummer about…

Modern Drummer
Mar 1, 2023

The Modern Drummer Podcast Episode 19: Narada Michael Walden & Daru Jones.

The Modern Drummer Podcast – Narada Michael Walden’s UPBEAT: Daru Jones + Angel Drums- Segment-Shell Maple Drumset product review & more. In this episode, Narada Michael Walden interviews Grammy award winning drummer Daru Jones. Daru talks about his influences, his…

Modern Drummer
Feb 4, 2021

Daru Jones of Pete Rock and the Soul Brothers in On The Beat

Talks New Drum Breaks and Shares Performances Peace and blessings everyone! It’s Daru here and I’m the drummer and musical director for legendary hip-hop producer/artist Pete Rock and his new live band, the Soul Brothers. It’s such an honor to…

Modern Drummer
Nov 20, 2018

Episode 8: Daru Jones, Drum Books, Gretsch’s Renown Series Drumsets, Sugar Percussion Snares, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike talk about July 2015 Modern Drummer cover artist, Daru Jones, and dig into some of their favorite drum books. Then they talk a bit out the differences between Gretsch’s Renown series drumset with birch…

Modern Drummer
Sep 18, 2015

Daru Jones Mini-Doc and GC Signing

Check out this mini-documentary on July 2015 Modern Drummer cover artist Daru Jones. And New York–area fans, mark your calendars; on August 20 the Jack White/Ruff Pack drummer will be doing a performance/signing at Guitar Center’s Union Square location. To…

Modern Drummer
Jul 9, 2015

July 2015 Issue of Modern Drummer featuring Daru Jones

(Available in print June 2, 2015; digitally May 28, 2015) On the Cover Daru Jones “One of the most important things I’ve learned is how to play with my heart and soul. That, and being in tune with what the…

Modern Drummer
May 28, 2015

Drumerica Contest Adds Additional Sponsors And Celebrity Judges

Drumerica Adds Musician’s Friend, School Of Rock and PAS As Sponsors; Announces Celebrity Judges Roster, featuring Smith, Igoe, Aronoff, Campbell, Luzier, Ilejay, Ford-Welton, Potgieter And Many More.   Drumerica is proud to announce that leading online music retailer Musician’s Friend,…

Modern Drummer
Jun 1, 2014