Buddy Rich Solo, Damn

I’m putting this on my site because,...

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Interview: Brian St Clair of Local H

I’m going to cut to the chase on this one. Local H drummer Brian St Clair is one of the best drummers alive. The first week I moved to Chicago in, I think 92, I saw a great gig every night that first week. I saw, Overwhelming Colorfast, Redd Kross, Guided By Voices at Lollapalooza, and a local band that had a huge influence on me. They were Triple Fast Action. And Brian St Clair was their drummer. Over the next several years I...

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Interview: Andrew Scott of Sloan

You know, being from Canada is a funny thing. I grew up in Windsor, Ontario, right across the boarder from Detroit. When I was a kid, I didn’t even know that America was a seperate country. My best friend John’s parents worked in Detroit and I remember one day when they were talking about crossing the border each day to go to work, and how the customs officials were getting tougher. I thought “What the hell? Customs?...

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Interview: Murph of Dinosaur Jr

I cant speak for all drummers, but i can speak for myself and that myself speaking would secretly love to have the skill to front a band and shred on guitar. I did start playing drums at an early age, but spent equal time in front of the mirror with a tennis racket playing sweet Van Halen (Eddie) riffs and dreaming of being a guitar god. I play in a Zeppelin band and worship Page. This secret guitar god worship was continued in the...

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Regarding Video Interviews

Just a note, as the site is relaunched I am busily editing the videos of the bands I’ve interviewed thus far. Also, I’m trying to get the original site linked into the about page. But, I’m a drummer, not a video editor or web guru. Should have them up by end of the hoildays. Also, If you have cool interviews you’ve done, shoot me an email and I’ll link it up Peace...

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