Shannon Larkin

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Shannon Larkin Discusses Final Godsmack Album: "We’re Not Going Away, We'll Still Be Out There Playing The Hits"

After over 20 years and eight studio albums, Godsmack have decided they won't be recording any new albums for the foreseeable future. In Modern Drummer's August 2023 cover story with Shannon Larkin, the band's longtime drummer, Larkin confirmed that the band's…

Modern Drummer
Aug 1, 2023

12 Drummers Drumming

  Monday, November 1, 2021, on Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen’s 58th birthday, we are announcing a special upcoming auction called ’12 Drummers Drumming’ to benefit his Raven Drum Foundation. For the past 37 years, PNC has calculated the prices of the 12 gifts…

Modern Drummer
Nov 1, 2021

Jamie Miller of Night Horse

Hello, my name is Jamie Miller. Like the rest of the entries on the site, I will begin by saying I have been a huge fan of Modern Drummer magazine for a very long time and am pretty stoked to…

Modern Drummer
Nov 3, 2010

Shannon Larkin of Godsmack

Growing up, Shannon Larkin worshipped at the twin altars of Neil Peart and John Bonham. To say that he was into classic rock would be an understatement. So getting a call to play a one-off show with Black Sabbath in…

Modern Drummer
May 12, 2004