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Benefit For The Breast Cancer Can Stick It! Foundation

Rock Bands And Drummers “Stick It” To Breast Cancer With Rock ‘N’ Roll Benefits in Eight Texas Cities During October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Throughout October, Texas will deliver a knock-out punch to breast cancer with eight events in cities across the…

Modern Drummer
Sep 25, 2014

Chris Copeland of Cosmic Wolf

Hi, Modern Drummer readers! My name is Chris Copeland and no, I am not related to Stewart Copeland, as much as I wish I were! I play drums for the wonderfully talented fiddle player Ruby Jane, and I have a…

Modern Drummer
Sep 4, 2014

Patrick Wheeler of the Wheeler Brothers

Hey, MD readers! My name is Patrick Wheeler, and I play drums in a little family affair called Wheeler Brothers. We are a five-piece band out of Austin, Texas that’s been lucky enough to tour coast to coast over the…

Modern Drummer
Aug 12, 2013

Alejandro Vallejo of Vallejo

Hello, fellow skin bashers and drumming maniacs! My name is Alejandro "Alex" Vallejo, and I play drums in the Austin, Texas—based Latin rock band Vallejo. I've been playing in this band with my two brothers, AJ and Omar, since high…

Modern Drummer
Apr 5, 2008