Drummer

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Disabled Drummer Covers Foo Fighters [Video]

Cornel Hrisca-Munn could have called it a day and given up a long time ago.  This young man is a former Romanian orphan, which is a steep place to crawl out from, but add that […]

11/12/2013

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World’s Fastest Drummer: Dude Sets New World Record

I vaguely remember that dude from Blink 182, Travis Barker, setting some kind of record in regards to the speed at which he plays drums. Anyway, if that was true, he’s no longer top dog. Tom Grosset set […]

07/18/2013

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Former Devo Drummer Alan Myers Passes Away

Alan Myers, former drummer of Devo, has passed away following a lengthy battle with cancer. Jazz musician Ralph Carney, fellow Akron, Ohio resident and uncle of Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney, broke the news on […]

06/26/2013

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Iron Maiden Drummer’s Son Arrested For Theft… And His Wife Ain’t No Picnic, Either.

Iron Maiden Drummer’s Son Arrested In Alleged Theft Incident The legal problems continue to mount up for the family of Iron Maiden drummer Nicko McBrain. The rocker’s 20-year-old son Justin McBrain was arrested on Friday […]

04/29/2013

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Bro-mance: Josh Homme Loves Him Some Dave Grohl

Josh Homme Talks Relationship With Dave Grohl, and a “Dark” QOTSA Album Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme says he has a “special relationship” with Foo Fighters leader Dave Grohl. Homme recently told […]

04/10/2013

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Vote For Rock’s Greatest Drummer

Our friends at Los Angeles alternative rock station KROQ are holding a poll to determine who rock’s greatest drummer is. Several legendary artists are included in the poll: among them, Ginger Baker of Cream, Frank Beard of ZZ Top, John Bonham of Led Zeppelin, Stewart Copeland of The Police and Neil Peart of Rush, among many others.

11/08/2012

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Kickass KISS Kid Plays Rockin’ Drum Tribute

Sorry Calvin in Culver City, but those drum lessons you got for Christmas haven’t made you a better percussionist. We know the truth hurts, but this five-year old kid play the drums better than you. And […]

01/24/2012

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