MCS Archives - Modern Drummer Magazine


Modern Drummer is the world’s most widely read drum magazine, is dedicated entirely to the art of drumming and caters to the needs of amateur, semi-pro, and professional drummers.

Tony Thaxton from Motion City Soundtrack

Hi, I'm Tony from MCS, and as I write this blog I'm in Dallas, six shows into the Honda Civic Tour with Panic At The Disco. And so far, so good—well...for the most part. Here's a road story. We spent…

Modern Drummer
May 2, 2008

Motion City Soundtrack’s Tony Thaxton

For Motion City Soundtrack’s Tony Thaxton, his drumming career has gone full circle–at least in one sense. Growing up in Virginia as a budding drummer, Thaxton would often find himself behind a kit with a pair of headphones, playing along…

Modern Drummer
Jul 15, 2006