Inside The June 2014 Issue
40 Eric Hernandez
From tiki lounges to arresting perps, Bruno Mars’ drummer took a long strange trip to reunite with his first love.
20 2014 Cymbal Guide
New lines, looks, and trends for the bronze of your dreams.
52 Morgan Rose
Lowering the volume was the whole point of Sevendust’s first real acoustic record. It’s harder than it sounds.
65 Derrick “D*Loc” Walker
He might be rolling with Robin Thicke these days, but the versatile percussionist was instrumental in the early days of hip-hop.
Richie Garcia doubles the percussive effect. Taku Hirano speeds it up.
73 Software Beat Roundup
Compare and contrast these bits and bytes that make beats.
81 Yamaha Absolute Maple Hybrid Drum Kit
87 Mike Portnoy
A beat-by-beat breakdown of “Vertigod” from Bigelf’s Into The Maelstrom.
31 Stix Zadinia
Steel Panther are the kings of mock rock, but the drummer’s no joke.
35 Elaine Bradley
Fresh beats are the only therapy the Neon Trees drummer needs.
- Notation Guide
- Single Strokes
- Time Capsule