Inside The November 2014 Issue
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34 Shannon Larkin
Primus' clasic lineup reunited in Wonkaland, but not without an unexpected dose of drama, "Herb" explains.
48 Dave King
If you think you can define the eclectic Bad Plus drummer in a sentence this short, you don't know Dave King.
61 Leading From The Throne
Transformative moments explored in transcription and analysis from eight 2014 solo albums by drummers.
71 How To Buy Your First Kit
Need a gift for a beginning drummer? Ask these ten questions before buying junior's first drum set
25 Dave Lombardo
The king of thrash proves there's life after Slayer with a sharp left turn into progressive pastures.
29 Joe Lastie
Being Preservation Hall Jazz Band's drummer is a dream gig, which is why this guy is always smiling.
77 Djembe Tuning And Maintenance
Tuning and caring for your djembe is as much ritual as it is practical. What you give is what you get back.
84 Gon Bops Cymbals
Taku Hirano interprets an Aretha classic.
89 Creative E-Kit Challenge
Escape that rut by trying these ways to kickstart creativity. They'll mess with your head and your e-kit.
96 Gretsch Marquee Kit
98 Vic Firth Colaiuta and Greiner Sticks
100 Dunnett R-Class Components
105 Workshop: How To Season A Tasty Groove
Danny Gottlieb swings a syncopated Philly Joe intro. Wally Schnalle offers hand/foot brainteasers. Glen Sobel fakes double bass.
- Notation Guide
- Single Strokes
- Meet Your Maker
- Time Capsule