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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.

The Bad Plus’s Dave King Releases Humor-Filled “Rational Funk??? Video Series

Dave King, composer and drummer with accomplished jazz and rock groups including the Bad Plus, Dave King Trucking Co., and Halloween, Alaska has launched a new video series that challenges the conventions of music tutorials on YouTube. Created by King…

Modern Drummer
Jan 19, 2015

EUPHORIA Celebrates the Music of Composer/Drummer Chico Hamilton In Monthly Concert Series

Marking his 65th CD and final in-studio recording session, NEA jazz master and legendary composer/drummer Foreststorn “Chico” Hamilton (1921-2013) shares his highly anticipated posthumous album The Inquiring Mind (Release Date: 2.25.14). Featuring his long-time quintet EUPHORIA, this 19-track album includes newly composed…

Modern Drummer
Mar 13, 2014

On the Beaten Path: Beginning Drumset Course, Levels 1, 2, and 3 by Rich Lackowski

  BOOK/CDs LEVEL: BEGINNER $9.99 Here’s an interesting approach to learning how to play drums: starting right off (practically) copping beats that are part of the everyday musical landscape. In Level 1, Lackowski aims to win young hands and hearts…

Modern Drummer
Oct 8, 2011