Tico Torres

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The Modern Drummer Podcast Episode 30: David Frangioni & Billy Amendola with Tico Torres

Welcome to this week's Modern Drummer podcast with Billy Amendola, David Frangioni, and the multi-platinum-sold-out arena-selling drummer of supergroup Bon Jovi, “The Hitman” himself Tico Torres. Since the mid-eighties, Tico and the band have released over thirty albums and sold…

Modern Drummer
Apr 22, 2021

Bon Jovi "Because We Can" Fall Tour Dates

Since kicking off in February, Bon Jovi’s “Because We Can: The Tour” has been selling out arenas and stadiums across the globe. In the midst of a worldwide trek, the band has announced a new round of North American dates…

Modern Drummer
Jun 13, 2013

Southside Johnny's Joe Bellia

First off, thanks to Modern Drummer for opportunity to write this blog. I've been a big fan of the magazine since its inception. I'm a drummer/percussionist in the NJ/NY area and a member of New Jersey's Southside Johnny & The…

Modern Drummer
Jun 27, 2008

Tico Torres of Bon Jovi

The last time we spoke to Tico Torres (November 2000), Bon Jovi had just made a triumphant return to the limelight with its eighth album, Crush. That CD's success brought their total album sales to over 90 million. In 2003,…

Modern Drummer
May 19, 2005