Gil Sharone

128 – Gil Sharone: Willing and Able

In this podcast I interview Gil Sharone, who is widely know for his work with bands like The Dillinger Escape Plan, Stolen Babies, Marilyn Manson, Team Sleep, and Puscifer. Not only is Gil an in-demand touring drummer, he’s also man behind the #1 best- selling DVD “Wicked Beats – Jamaican Ska, Rocksteady and Reggae Drumming” and has recored for major motion pictures and television. Gil’s approach is simple – in theory: Always be prepared and serve the music.

“The more we do…the more we can do.” – William Hazlitt (Tweet this quote)

In this podcast Gil Sharone talks about:

  • How he got started playing
  • The Dillinger Escape plan
  • His work with Marilyn Manson
  • What people don’t understand about “getting gigs”
  • The inspiration behind “Wicked Beats”
  • His love for all genres of music (and how it has shaped him)
  • Much more

Resources and links mentioned:

Gil Sharone Plays:

  • DW Drums
  • Zildjian Cymbals
  • Vater Drumsticks
  • Remo Drumheads
  • LP Percussion
  • Gator Cases

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CLICK HERE to thank Gil for doing the interview!