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Listen to the Drumming on Spotify: Great Tracks From MD's February 2015 Issue

King Crimson hasn't worked a deal with Spotify, so we took a different approach this month to sharing music by our cover stars. Check out tracks featuring mighty Crim drummers Pat Mastelotto with Steven Wilson, Gavin Harrison with Iggy Pop,…

Modern Drummer
Jan 13, 2015

Idris Muhammad Dies at Age 74

The funk and jazz drummer Idris Muhammad, who hailed from New Orleans and spent his recent years playing with pianist Ahmad Jamal, passed away this week at age seventy-four. Muhammad’s friend Dan Williams, who's worked with the New Orleans Jazz &…

Modern Drummer
Jul 31, 2014