As we reported last week, A-list drummers Travis Barker, Charlie Benante, and Dave Lombardo have pulled out of the Soundwave Festival in Australia, and it appears things got heated up in the Twitterverse between Travis Barker and the festival promoter.
“What he has done to Tom and Mick is extortion. He thinks he’s a f—ing gangster.”
Is it me, or is he looking exceptionally rough in this pic?
This week, we cover how to effectively practice. Mike, Kyle, and Andrew bring news of reactions to the new Foo Fighters documentary, Dream Theater’s “new” drummer, Police meets Monty Python, how Steve Adler is recruiting, and the return of the Pearl Reference reference .. kind of. Show notes after the break!
We talk about tips for Concert percussion on today’s show. In news, we discuss Chris Adler’s clinic takes, Ringo™’s upcoming UK tour, MD festival lineup, Is Dream Theater done?, Travis Barker news, and Zac Hansen has a baby girl! Show Notes
Part II of our look at all the crazy gear coming out at this year’s Winter NAMM in Los Angeles (Anaheim!!). Travis Barker is the drummer of the week, we talk about Tommy Igoe’s new DVD, and no one laughs at Carter’s jokes. Show Notes