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Web Exclusive: Greg Saunier on Big Walnuts Yonder

by Willie Rose   On its self-titled debut, released this past May 5, the indie-rock collective Big Walnuts Yonder fuses wild time shifts, explosive punk tones, and unhinged improvisation on ten electrified, cohesive tracks. The veteran group, comprising bassist and…

Modern Drummer
May 31, 2017

Ches Smith of Xiu Xiu

Although I had recorded with Xiu Xiu sporadically over the years, I didn't join the band full-time until the summer of 2006. Drum machines and sequencers had been staples of the band's sound. I was sort of surprised when friend…

Modern Drummer
Dec 4, 2007

Greg Saunier of Deerhoof

by Mike Parillo Deerhoof may be flirting more than ever with mainstream success, but its loose-limbed timekeeper isn’t about to start planning things now. “When I’m playing, I feel like I’m speaking,” says Deerhoof drummer Greg Saunier. “I want to…

Modern Drummer
Jun 15, 2007