Inside The June 2013 Issue

June 2013 Issue of DRUM!

Cover Story

32 Ian Paice

The new Deep Purple album wouldn’t be Deep Purple at all without the feel, musical instincts, and magic touch of its southpaw sticksman, who, by the way, is one of the godfathers of modern metal.


42 Billy Rymer

For The Dillinger Escape Plan technician, constructing the perfect beat is a personal mandate. Replicating it each night is a whole other thing.

52 Cliff Martinez

The one-time drummer turned his rhythmic sensibilities into some of the most compelling film scores that cinemagoers enjoy today.

Hand Drum!

61 Danny Frankel

The hybrid kit player lends inimitable beats to major music stars. The secret? A customized sound palette for each collaborator.

66 Product Test

Tycoon Crate Cajon

68 Lessons

Taku Hirano works out your wrists with some palm-finger exercises. Richie Gajate-Garcia puts the Cuban mozambique together with all three conga drums.

Plugged In

71 In The Studio With Roy Mayorga (and Friends)

The Stone Sour basher sculpted an ideal drum sound against all odds.

76 Dialed In

New products from Roland, Sensaphonics, and Røde.

Sound Lab

78 Zildjian A And ZBT Cymbals

80 DW Collector’s Series Aluminum Thin 1mm Rolled Shell And Concrete Snare Drums

Drum Parts

85 Morgan Rose

Playing along to “Decay” from Sevendust’s new Black Out The Sun.

Practice Pad

93 Lessons

Wally Schnalle gets the hands and feet working together. Danny Gottlieb discovers the paradiddle-diddle roots of Kenny Clarke’s genius. Glen Sobel keeps you in line with an expansion of his linear groove concepts.


23 Jon Theodore

Whether he’s a former cult favorite, golden child of mainstream rock, or jumping on a side project, all ships rise under Theodore’s swelling groove.

29 John Wicks

How the Fitz And The Tantrums drummer always plays the perfect part is anyone’s guess. We’re just glad he does.

Everything Else

Notation Guide
Single Strokes
Drum Picks
Time Capsule

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