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Mike Wengren of Disturbed on Immortalized

photo by Travis Shin   by Stephen Bidwell   Chart-topping metal band Disturbed has returned from a four-year hiatus this past August 21 with the Kevin Churko–produced album Immortalized. We caught up with drummer Mike Wengren as he was prepping…

Oct 8, 2015

Mike Wengren: Disturbed’s Storm-Bringer

Mike Wengren was born September 3, 1971, and started playing the drums around age ten. In 1996, before Disturbed achieved the rock stardom they enjoy today, they were known as Brawl and featured Wengren on drums, Dan Donegan on guitar,…

Feb 9, 2011

Mayhem Week! Mike Wengren of Disturbed

Mike Wengren from Disturbed here, writing in from The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. It’s day 7 as I write this, and we’re in Phoenix, Arizona. It’s been a crazy hot one today! This tour has been really awesome so…

Jul 29, 2008

Mike Wengren of Disturbed

Around the middle of last year, Disturbed began touring behind the new album, Ten Thousand Fists, and they’ve been out on the road, nonstop, ever since. Drummer Mike Wengren says it comes with the territory. “After ten years with the…

Aug 17, 2006