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Menage’s Gabriel Ferreira Talks Fusing Styles Via Musical Diversity and World Exploration

Hey, MD readers! I’m Gabriel Ferreira, and I’m the drummer/percussionist for the band Menage. I am also a lyricist and songwriter and do both in Menage, but I won’t delve into that “dark side” of my work in this blog.…

Modern Drummer
Feb 13, 2015

Joey Doino of Arc & Stones

Hello, MD! My name is Joey Doino, and I’m the drummer for the Brooklyn-born, Nashville-based rock band Arc & Stones. We’re gearing up for loads of summer tour dates in support of our sophomore EP, As You Were, which was…

Modern Drummer
Jul 4, 2014

Aaron Carruthers of Longreef

G’day, Modern Drummer readers! It’s Aaron Carruthers here, from the band Longreef. I’d like to say a big thanks to Modern Drummer for giving me the opportunity to tell you all what’s going on with Longreef at the moment. Where…

Modern Drummer
Jul 2, 2012

Andy Geisel of Oceanics

Hey, everyone, my name is Andrew. I’m twenty years old and I’ve been playing the drums for over ten years now. The fact that I started playing drums was by pure chance. I originally wanted to play saxophone. I only…

Modern Drummer
May 11, 2012