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The Drums Don’t Make the Drummer

Over my next three blog posts on CreativeLive, I am going to explain to you why the drums don’t make the drummer. We’ll begin by exploring image versus quality and then dive into the basic principles of live performance, sound, and gear. Throughout my years…

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A Rockstar’s Guide to Teamwork

When we think of rockstars, we rarely think of  great “team players.” Who can blame us? Think of all the great bands — like The Beatles, Guns and Roses, Pantera, Oasis, The Replacements — who stalled or ended great careers due to internal band issues….