Entries by Nick

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 […]

470 – Harvey Mason: An inimitable legend.

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_470.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHow can I even begin to describe the career and impact Harvey Mason has had over the years? As a drummer, record producer and founding member of the band Fourplay, Mason has left his mark on the musical world. He’s appeared on records with Bob James, Chick Corea, […]

468 – Bryan Carter: Developing a better sense of self

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_468.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSYou’ve probably heard Bryan’s name and most likely have seen him floating around the internet. Like many, dare I say, younger drummers (he’s not so young anymore, closing in on 30) I can imagine most people look at him and think he was born with a gift and […]

467 – Andrew Campanelli & PJ Howard (The Revivalists): Brothers in arms

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_467m.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS The Revivalists are growing. Both in audience size and band members. Drummer PJ Howard, the latest addition to the band (making it a two-drummer band) may be the new guy, but according to founding drummer, Andrew Campanelli, PJ is a family member who just arrived a little […]

466 – Jose Medeles: The Stoic Drummer

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_466.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Jose Medeles is hard person to define. He’s a professional drummer for the 1939 Ensemble, owner of the renowned Revival Drum shop and most recently an author. This conversation focuses on Jose’s book,”The Stoic Drummer.” Born out of personal struggles, Medeles’s book is drummer’s take on Stoic […]

465 – Tips for developing your creativity

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_465.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS As drummers we all want to be more creative – whether it be behind the kit, creating more content for social media, songwriting, etc. Where we typically fall short is developing ways to  practice being creative. As I see it, creativity is a habit that […]

462 – Transitioning from your day job to your dream job.

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_462.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS I’m a big believer in doing what you love for a living. In 2012 I took the plunge to follow my music passions full-time and left behind a career in my family’s restaurant businesses because I knew it wouldn’t fulfill me. I’ll be honest, it […]

461 – Jimmy Chamberlin: The evolution of an icon

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_461.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Jimmy Chamberlin has had no shortage of success behind the drumkit as the founding and longtime drummer of Smashing Pumkins. Accolades aside, what’s been even more impressive to witness is the evolution he has gone through throughout his career. Never one to settle, Chamberlin is […]

460 – How to make 2019 your year

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_460.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Did you known that most people bail from their New Year’s Resolutions by January 12th? Yup, you read that correctly. Most people don’t make it two weeks into their “new year, new me” persona. While there have been millions of articles and podcasts released detailing […]

458 – Corey Fonville: Staying in your own lane

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_458.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Corey Fonville, the Virginia native who’s been making waves in the drumming world lately has a unique approach to playing and thinking. In a world of copycats and trend-chasers, Corey chooses to do things differently. As both a sideman and bandleader, Fonville stays in his […]