Entries by Tomás Shannon

494 – Mark Stepro: One foot in front of the other

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_494.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMark Stepro has built a career by design. He’s played on every major late night show and regularly tours and records major-label records with Butch Walker including, Train, Rob Thomas, Gavin DeGraw, etc. Stepro has positioned himself to thrive by staying in his own lane. Rather than being […]

492 – Walfredo Reyes Jr: Nothing great comes without sacrifice

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_492.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWalfredo Reyes Jr. is a Cuban American drummer and percussionist who has lived and survived the ups and downs of being a professional drummer. Serving in his current role as the drummer for Chicago, Reyes draws from a wide variety of influences and experiences from his work with […]

478 – Mark Guiliana: Art over commerce

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_478.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Mark Guiliana is an artist. Not because he’s a drummer, but because he lives and dies by his ability to express himself artistically. Although getting started behind the kit comparatively later than most people (Mark started playing when he was 15) he’s grown into one […]

471 – Daxx Nielsen (Cheap Trick) Like Father, Like Son

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_471.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Daxx Nielsen, drummer for Cheap Trick, may have a famous last name (he’s the son of Cheap Trick’s lead guitarist and lead singer, Rick Nielsen) but he’s always set out to make a name for himself. Never one to “drop” his father’s name, through hard […]

463 – Sam Fogarino (Interpol): Check your ego at the door

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_463.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Philadelphia born and longtime Atlanta resident Sam Fogarino is here to serve the music. Fogarino, like all of us, is a work in progress and although he’s been in an extremely successful band for years, he’s had to learn over the years to check his […]

449 – Brian Frasier Moore: Audio Masterclass / Q&A

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_449.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS The legendary Brian Frasier-Moore takes time out of his busy schedule (he recorded this episode minutes after walking off stage) to answer the most burning questions for both novice and experienced drummers alike. Brian Frasier Moore talks about: His electronics setup Ageism in the music […]

445 – Adam Nussbaum: Experience is the best teacher

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_445.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Connecticut native Adam Nussbaum has “been there, done that” when it comes to the drumming business. Boasting a resume that includes work with John Abercrombie, Michael & Randy Brecker, Bob Brookmeyer, Eliane Elias, Gil Evans, Stan Getz, Vic Juris, James Moody, John Scofield, Joe Sample, […]

436 – Narada Michael Walden: Rarified Air

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_436.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Narada Micahel Walden is a legend. The drummer who’s crossed over may genres, including: Funk, fusion, rock and pop is far more than a drummer. Once a member of Mahavishnu Orchestra and Jeff Beck’s band Walden then set his sites on pop music, becoming one […]

430 – Paul Wertico: Audio Masterclass

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_430.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS A true master of the instrument, Paul Wertico is a 7-time Grammy Award winner and is best known for his 18 years that he spent with Pat Metheny. Paul has also played with hundreds of other artist throughout his storied career. I’ve been fortunate to […]

425 – Donavan Hepburn: No Excuses

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_425.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Donavan Hepburn, the UK native who’s currently holding down the drum throne for both Jeff Lynne’s ELO and Take That shows now signs of slowing. Donavan’s “go get ‘em, no excuses” attitude has proven successful for him over the years and can serve inspiration for […]

418 – Alex Bailey: Searching for something

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_418.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS It’s safe to say that Alex Bailey is a phenom. By age ten Alex was playing professionally before he went on to study at Berklee College of Music, and eventually landing the gig with Grammy Award winning bassist, Marcus Miller. Alex’s resume is impressive to […]

411 – Lil John Roberts: The next chapter

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_411.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Lil John Roberts is no stranger to the podcast, making this his third appearance with this episode. Although John is one of the most sought after Jazz and R & B Drummers of his generation and has worked with everyone from Stevie Wonder and Janet Jackson […]