Jon Wurster

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Drummers on Record: Jon Wurster, Jay Lane, Austin D’Amond

The Mountain Goats Getting into Knives (Jon Wurster) This past March 1, the Mountain Goats’ Jon Wurster (also drummer with Bob Mould and Superchunk), bassist Peter Hughes, multi-instrumentalist Matt Douglas, and singer/songwriter John Darnielle entered the legendary studio Sam Phillips…

Modern Drummer
Aug 21, 2020

Drummers on Record: Current and Upcoming Releases of Note

My Morning Jacket The Waterfall II (Patrick Hallahan) This past Friday, July 10, My Morning Jacket released the digital edition of their new album, The Waterfall II, with CD and vinyl versions coming on August 28. Out via ATO Records, the…

Modern Drummer
Jul 13, 2020

The Trap Set With Joe Wong Announces Funny Drummer Month

Drumedy — 1. A popular phrase that describes the convergence of drums and comedy. 2. Didn’t exist — until now. The worlds of drumming and comedy finally merge in the form of Funny Drummers Month, starting August 5th on The Trap Set…

Modern Drummer
Aug 10, 2015

Encore: Topper Headon on the Clash’s London Calling

by Jon Wurster Though their first two albums certainly made an impact in their native England and among some converts in the States, global domination seemed quite elusive for the Clash in 1979, especially considering their being widely hailed as…

Modern Drummer
Sep 23, 2011