Looking for drummers to be part of the “WORLD’S LARGEST GROUP DRUM ROLL”.

Snare Drum World Record

Snare Drum World Record

Hey everyone! We’re looking for drummers (beginners to professionals) to take part in our historic record breaking attempt. It’s in beautiful downtown Greensboro, NC on July 4th at 11:00 AM. This is your chance to put yourself in the Guinness Records Book. And all participants will receive souvenir drumsticks! Make the trip and register at http://topics.digtriad.com/drumming *Approved Advertisement

Interview with Neil Peart

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.

Neil Peart Drumset

Freakazoid Circus Drumming Insanity

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!

This should inspire every drummer!

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:

Jason Gerling - Drummer

Our Hero!

Avril Lavigne Plays Drums

I didn’t know Avril Lavigne could play drums! She can sing and play drums at the same time. Nice!

Drummer loses everything in Fire except his Drums

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.

Drummer Jake Hanna dies at 78

Legendary jazz drummer, Jake Hanna has passed away due to complications with a bone marrow disease.  Hanna was known for his work with the Woody Herman band, Maynard Ferguson, Duke Ellington  and the house band for the long running Merv Griffin television  show.  He was a revered drummer, author and mentor and will be greatly missed by the drumming community.

Legendary Jazz Drummer, Jake Hanna

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