Jimmy Cobb Interview

Jimmy Cobb (born January 20, 1929 in Washington D.C.) is one of the most highly regarded jazz drummers in the world today. A superb, mostly self-taught musician, Jimmy is the elder statesman of all the incredible Miles Davis bands. Jimmy’s inspirational work with Miles, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderly and Co. spanned 1957 until 1963, and included the masterpiece “Kind of Blue”, the most popular jazz recording in history.

In this interview Jimmy tells us how he got started with the drums, where he got his big break and shares some great advice on the mental side of drumming: Read More

Rich Redmond Interview

Rich Redmond is one of those drummers that we all wish to become. He has played on number one hits, sold millions of records and has performed with some of the biggest names in the business. A beast behind the kit with an infectious personality, Rich has stamped an unmissable mark on the Nasvhille circuit and beyond.

In this interview Rich tells us about his journey from Connecticut to the world stage and offers some great advice on how we can reach the top of our game: Read More

David Garibaldi Interview

David Garibaldi is regarded as one of the most influential drummers of all time having inspired generations of players with his innovative approach to the instrument. As long time sticksman for Tower Of Power he will forever be known as one of the true funk pioneers.

In this interview David shares some of his career highs and lows and offers some useful advice for aspiring drummers: Read More

Dom Famularo Interview

When you talk to most top flight drummers you get inspired to go and practice harder but when you talk to Dom Famularo something else happens entirely. With the level of enthusiasm and energy that he constantly exudes you are compelled to go and take on the world.

In this Interview Dom shares some insights into his career trajectory and reveals his most important concepts and lessons. Read More

Russ Miller Interview

Russ Miller is internationally known as one of the top drummers of today. As a Multi-Platinum recording artist, he has played on multiple Grammy® award winning recordings with combined sales of over 26 million copies. His musical versatility has led him to work with an incredible list of over 50 international artists from legends like Ray Charles, The Fifth Dimension, Natalie Cole, Tina Turner & Bobby Caldwell through modern stars, Nelly Furtado, The Psychedelic Furs, Hilary Duff, Steve Perry, Andrea Bocelli, Daniel Bedingfield and Meredith Brooks.

In this interview Russ shares some great insights on how he developed as a player, how he works and what you need to do to succeed in the industry: Read More

Gavin Harrison Interview

Gavin Harrison is a rare breed. A drummer with incredible chops, amazing feel and great compositional skills. He has performed with a who’s who of international artists and has won Modern Drummer’s ‘Best Prog Drummer’ Award multiple times.

Even with all the success Gavin remains incredibly humble and here he offers us some steller career advice: Read More