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John Humphrey of Seether and the Nixons

On Bands, Tours, and New Singles Hi, I’m John Humphrey and it’s an honor to tell you a little about myself for this “On The Beat.” I’m from Oklahoma and began drumming at age thirteen. My first drumkit was a…

Modern Drummer
Nov 21, 2019

Mark Goodwin of Sick Puppies

Hey, everyone! Mark with Sick Puppies here. A lot has happened with the band since the last time I blogged. In the past year we’ve been doing a mix of supporting and headlining tours with some of our favorite bands,…

Modern Drummer
Mar 21, 2011

Jason Hartless – Crüe Fest Veteran And More

Hey everyone in Modern Drummer land! My name is Jason Hartless, and I come from The Motor City. I am fifteen years old and have been a drummer for all of my life. I have been fortunate enough to, by…

Modern Drummer
Apr 29, 2010

Red's Hayden Lamb

Hey, everybody. I'm sitting in the back lounge of our tour bus on a rainy day in Asheville, North Carolina. We just wrapped up the dates with Seether and Flyleaf and are looking at a summer of spot dates and…

Modern Drummer
Jul 21, 2008