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MD Podcast Episode 189: Brian Chase, Ludwig Snare Drum History, IP Drumsticks, and More

In this episode Mike and Mike discuss May 2019 featured artist Brian Chase of indie-rock band Yeah Yeah Yeahs. The education segment digs into the history of Ludwig snare drums, in particular the legendary Black Beauty. Up for review are…

Modern Drummer
Apr 26, 2019

On The Beat with Rich Mangicaro: Talks Web Series and Debut Solo Record

  Hey MD friends, Rich Mangicaro here. I hope you’re doing great! Some of you may know me from my nineteen years as Artist Relations Director for Paiste Cymbals. I finished my work there twelve years ago to focus more…

Modern Drummer
Sep 13, 2018

Ernie Durawa of Texas Tornados

Well, it’s 2013. I will say that 2012 was a good year full of music for me. I spent most of the year touring with the Texas Tornados. We went from Texas to San Francisco to Switzerland and just about…

Modern Drummer
Jan 18, 2013