Common Thread Clinic Tour
The Common Thread Clinic Tour is comprised of Matt Halpern (Periphery), Mike Johnston (Mikeslessons.com), and JP Bouvet (Guitar Center Drum Off Winner and Roland V-Drums Competition).
Mike Johnston Drum Set Clinic
At the age of 21 Mike received his first major label record deal with his band Simon Says (Hollywood Records) and spent the next five years touring the world. He received a gold record for his contributions to the Varsity Blues soundtrack and has appeared on The Late Show With Dave Letterman as well as on MTV’s Fashionably Loud. He has also toured with Filter and currently runs the educational website www.mikeslessons.com where he offers pre-recorded video drum lessons as well as live online drum lessons nationally and internationally.
Shawn Drover Drum Set Clinic
Shawn Drover has played with Megadeth since 2004.
Ray Luzier Drum Set Clinic
Before Korn, Ray Luzier was the drummer in Army Of Anyone, which
features multi-platinum artists Robert and Dean DeLeo from Stone Temple
Pilots and Richard Patrick from Filter. He was in the David Lee Roth
Band for 8 years from '97-'05, touring the globe and producing albums.
He has recorded, performed and toured with other great bands and artists
including Billy Sheehan (DLR, Mr. Big, Steve Vai), The Nixons, Jake E.
Lee (Ozzy, Badlands), Hideous Sun Demons, Doug Pinnick (King's X), John
5 (Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie), James LoMenzo (Black Label Society,
Megadeth), Rafael Moreira (Pink, Christina Aguilera), Slash (G 'n R,
Velvet Revolver), Seal, Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Zakk Wylde (Ozzy,
BLS), Toshi Hiketa (DLR, Hideous Sun Demons), Todd Jensen (Alice Cooper,
DLR), The Boston Pops Orchestra, Tracy G (Dio, WWIII), Driven, Zac
Maloy, Edgar Winter, Goaded, Freak Power Ticket, Coma, Wicked Alliance,
Matt Kramer (Coma, Saigon Kick), Medicine Wheel, The Howling Iguanas,
and Tony Fredianelli (Third Eye Blind) to name a few.