Daniel Glass Show

315 – [Daniel Glass Show]: A Conversation With Steve Smith

In this podcast, Daniel checks in with Steve Smith about his return to the road with Journey, his new book “Pathways of Motion,” and their co-project, “The Roots of Rock Drumming.”

What’s covered in this session:

  • How Steve prepared for his return to Journey, 32 years after his last public gig with the band.
  • How  injuries were the impetus for Steve to develop the concepts and techniques featured in “Pathways of Motion.”
  • Steve and Daniel’s experiences meeting and interviewing the drumming legends in “The Roots of Rock Drumming.”
  • How Steve and Daniel organized and outlined the various sections of their book, and struggled with how to define what exactly a “rock’n’roll drummer” is in the first place.

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2 replies
  1. Billy
    Billy says:

    Hey Nick and Daniel, love the podcast! Awesome episode! What was the song at the beginning when Daniel begins the introduction? Thanks!

    • Nick
      Nick says:

      Hey Billy, It’s called “On the Verge.” The Trio version is on Daniel Glass’ Trio record “Something Colorful.” The one one the podcast is a big band arrangement done live with the Millersville University Jazz Band.

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