JO JONES – A Magician on Drums (Caravan)

Jo Jones is one of the greatest drummer in the history of Jazz. Most inventive, he frequently improvises the most unpredictable and bold breaks with an impressive rythmic energy. This example of his drum solo shows his amazing and unique variety. The extraordinary solo of Jo Jones, a magician on drums, ends in a blaze… Continue lendo JO JONES – A Magician on Drums (Caravan)

TIM ALEXANDER – Here Come The Bastards (drvms)

Tim "Herb" Alexander (born April 10, 1965) is an American musician best known as the drummer for the rock band Primus. Alexander has played on the majority of Primus's discography, including some of the band's most well known albums such as Frizzle Fry (1990), Sailing the Seas of Cheese (1991), Pork Soda (1993) and Tales… Continue lendo TIM ALEXANDER – Here Come The Bastards (drvms)

OLIWOOD & TREVOR DUNN – Live in Bonn, Germany (2019)

Insane jazz by the extraordinary Berlin trio Oliwood, led by drummer Oliver (Oli) Steidle, featuring an equally extraordinary guest: American bassist Trevor Dunn, a reference figure in world music, with participation in groups such as Mr. Bungle, Melvins, Fantomas, Electric Masada by John Zorn and many others. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmeezLLMi1s Excerpt from 2nd set of the concert… Continue lendo OLIWOOD & TREVOR DUNN – Live in Bonn, Germany (2019)

FOO FIGHTERS & SHANE HAWKINS – My Hero (live)

Shane Hawkins joined Foo Fighters as drummer to perform "My Hero" at the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2KnD7sfpoA Too alarmin' now to talk aboutTake your pictures down and shake it outTruth or consequence, say it aloudUse that evidence, race it around There goes my heroWatch him as he goesThere goes my heroHe's ordinary Don't the… Continue lendo FOO FIGHTERS & SHANE HAWKINS – My Hero (live)

ZACK GROOVES – When Jazz nerds play Zelda

ZackGrooves (Zack Graybeal) is an incredibly talented jazz drummer who studied at Music at East Carolina University. In 2020 he seemed to come out of nowhere and grow to become one of the most entertaining YouTube drummer content creators. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BejV0PxZNNA ZackGrooves YouTube channel (at the time of writing) has over 181,000 subscribers and over 15… Continue lendo ZACK GROOVES – When Jazz nerds play Zelda

PLANET DRUM & MICKEY HART – King Clave | Playing For Change | Song Around The World

This special Planet Drum Song Around The World, created for the UN General Assembly and partnership, features the legendary Grateful Dead drummer, Mickey Hart along with extraordinary percussionists Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju, Giovanni Hidalgo and traditional drummers and dancers from around the globe. The two-time Grammy Award-winning group, Planet Drum, is a global percussion ensemble… Continue lendo PLANET DRUM & MICKEY HART – King Clave | Playing For Change | Song Around The World

Reaction: POLYPHIA Live Disaster! – HERMAN LI

Reaction and Analysis of Polyphia monitor fail live disaster by Herman Li, guitarist of DragonForce. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75kn3kBqo8o DragonForce is a Grammy nominated platinum selling metal band. For over 20 years, DragonForce have toured around the world and shared the stage with many amazing bands including Iron Maiden, Metallica, Megadeth, Helloween, Sabaton, Nightwish, Powerwolf, Amon Amarth, Hammerfall,… Continue lendo Reaction: POLYPHIA Live Disaster! – HERMAN LI

SONS OF KEMET – Live from the Basement

Watch Sons Of Kemet's full set here produced in collaboration with WeTransfer and Sonos Radio. Sons of Kemet are a British jazz group formed by Shabaka Hutchings, Oren Marshall, Seb Rochford, and Tom Skinner. Theon Cross replaced Marshall on tuba after the first album, and Eddie Hick replaced Rochford on drums after the second. The… Continue lendo SONS OF KEMET – Live from the Basement

Buddy Rich: The Greatest Drummer Of All Time? – GREYSON NEKRUTMAN

Some say he’s the next Buddy Rich. Others think he’s a social media sensation. Either way, Greyson Nekrutman is definitely not your regular 19-year-old. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDqsdfNSB0I Greyson decided in high school that instead of partying and hanging out with his peers, he’d sneak off to practice drums at lunch. He’s sacrificed a lot to get to… Continue lendo Buddy Rich: The Greatest Drummer Of All Time? – GREYSON NEKRUTMAN

BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)

Bernard "Buddy" Rich (September 30, 1917 – April 2, 1987) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuosic technique, power, groove, and speed. Rich was born in Manhattan, New York, to Jewish vaudevillians Bess (Skolnik) and Robert Rich.:6 His talent for rhythm… Continue lendo BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)