The drummer drives the band right? Well, I didn’t know they meant literally! ( ha-ha) . Check out this promo shot of Gavin Harrison on a drumset in the form of a small car.
Neil Peart talks about his bike rides across the world, improvising, writing, composing, drum solos, lessons with other artists and more. If you want to get to know a bit more about Neil Peart, check out this awesome interview over at Blabbermouth.net.
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Ok, we were just having fun with the title. ::grin:: I mean it looks like a damn circus is in town. LOL – - -This guy’s got some insane chops. Beyond the chops, how in the world does he do so many stick flips and spins over so many drums at such a fast tempo without messing up one time?!!! – Pure insanity!
On a serious note… let’s hear it for Dylan Elise. What a terrific drummer!
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News Flash! Guitar legend Carlos Santana proposed to jazz/pop drummer extraordinaire, Cindy Blackman on stage!
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Pro drummer, Jason Gerling, had his heart set on a huge music career when suddenly everything changed. He fell asleep at the wheel and survived a horrible car accident. Check out this amazing story of perserverance:
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Fellow drummer /african percussionist, Rudy Walker from N.J. lost just about everything in a house fire. Fortunately most of the drums he’d been collecting for years survived the fire. Click here for the full story.
Looking back, and in the spirit of tomorrow’s Super Bowl game… I just thought this was the coolest ad for Superbowl XLII featuring Travis Barker and DJ AM: