Entries by Nick

488 – What’s your ONE THING?

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_488.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe all try to do multiple things at once. I was that guy for a long time. In fact, I still struggle with saying no, prioritizing what’s important and not biting off more than I can chew. I like to share tips, advice and “life hacks” that I […]

487 – Bruce Becker – Always learning, always teaching

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_487.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Bruce Becker’s experiences and lengthy career make him a great resource for anyone who listens to what he has to say. Why? Because, as I see it, he’s excelled in the three main areas of being a drummer. He’s a disciplined student (famously studying with the great […]

486 – Aaron Steele: Taking the good with the bad

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_486.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAaron Steele has had his fair share ups, downs, twists and turns. From quitting drums to focus on breakdancing to signing a record deal and having the band break up before their first release to joining Portugal. The Man, and Playing everything from cinematic electronic instrumentals with Chrome […]

484 – Jerome Flood II: Ignore the naysayers

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_484.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSJerome Flood II is all about defying the odds. Born in Rochester, NY and a product of the church environment, Flood knew he wanted to expand his horizons and build a career in music outside of his small town. With sheer determination and hard work he went on […]

483 – Chris Culos (O.A.R.): Gratitude and consistency

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_483.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOver the years since I first had Chris on the podcast, I’m happy to say that we’ve become friends and have kept in touch for the better part of the last five years. Aside from his generosity and support of Drummer’s Resource, what stands out to me the […]

482 – Derrek Phillips: The balancing act of a freelance musician

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_482.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDerrek Phillips is all about meat and potatoes. Well, when it comes to his groove that is. (he’s a vegetarian). But don’t let the groove fool you, Derrek has facility for days. Coming up through the ranks of marching bands and orchestral percussion, the accomplished Phillips has multiple […]

481 – How you do anything is how you do everything

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_481.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOver the past few weeks, I’ve been giving more and more thought about the concept that the way we do everyththing in life are all related. I started to look back at how I’ve approached everything from playing and practicing to business and fitness throughout the course of […]

479 – Creating something from nothing with David Frangioni

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_479.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf I listed one of David’s careers, it would be impressive. But David isn’t a one-career type of guy. He’s a Renaissance man who’s reinvented himself over the years. David started as a drummer then evolved into a pioneer of MIDI technology, the founder of an award-winning A/V […]

476 – Gregg Bissonette: A chameleon behind the kit (re-release)

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_476.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis episode originally aired on April 16, 2015 (episode #100) In this podcast I sat down with the one and only, Gregg Bissonette.  Gregg’s reputation proceeds him, stemming from his work with Ringo Starr, Santana, Spinal Tap,Toto, Matt Bissonette, Maynard Ferguson, David Lee Roth, James Taylor, Don Henley, Tania […]

475 – Benny Greb: Better Practice, Better Results (re-release)

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_475.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis episode originally aired on July 1, 2014 (episode #52)In this podcast, I talked to the legendary drummer, Benny Greb. Benny has been a staple on the clinic and drummer festival scene for years and can often be seen touring with his own band, Moving Parts. His diverse playing style […]

473 – Jojo Mayer: The importance of observation (re-release)

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_473.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis is a re-release of Jojo’s original episode from 2014 (episode #25). In this podcast, I talked to drummer Jojo Mayer, who is best known for his work with Nerve as well as his intense playing at clinics and masterclasses around the world with his acoustic / electronic style.  Jojo […]

472 – Michael Carvin: Finding your true, inner-self (re-release)

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_472.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis is a re-release of Micahel’s original episode from 2014 (episode #55). I’m re-releasing it because it stands as one of the most downloaded episodes of all time and still receives a large amount of feedback. We’ve come a long way since episode 55 so I wanted to […]