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Steve Gadd and Chick Corea – Rochester Business Journal

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

By: Nicole Sheldon November 1, 2017 The University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music has awarded honorary doctor of music degrees to drummer Steve Gadd and keyboardist and composer Chick Corea.   9:10 am Wed, November 1, 2017 Rochester Business Journal

He keeps Reading Terminal’s pipes running – and played drums with Jimmy Buffett – Philly.com

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

A weekly series about the ordinary people who make Philadelphia extraordinary.  As Reading Terminal Market’s director of maintenance, John Sebastian — a plumber by trade — takes great pride in tending to the steel arteries that pump water through and waste from Philly’s…

He keeps Reading Terminal’s pipes running – and played drums with Jimmy Buffett – Philly.com

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

A weekly series about the ordinary people who make Philadelphia extraordinary.  As Reading Terminal Market’s director of maintenance, John Sebastian — a plumber by trade — takes great pride in tending to the steel arteries that pump water through and waste from Philly’s…

DEC looking into waste drums left sitting along a rural road – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (blog)

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

CLOSE Here’s a breakdown of the stories right now at www.democratandchronicle.com. Virginia Butler State environmental officials are investigating exactly how and why 21 drums of industrial waste, some of it considered hazardous, were left unattended next to a cornfield in Livingston County. A local resident stumbled on the drums October 22 as she took a leisurely bike ride along Dow Road in the town of York.  “I saw all these barrels and…

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s Drummer Pukes Mid-Song, Never Stops … – Loudwire

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s new drummer, David Folchitto, has already won us over. While playing a gig in Bogota, Columbia, the percussionist was facing serious illness, but kept playing even while violently vomiting behind his kit. The Italian death metal masters played Bogota’s Metal Alliance Fest on Oct. 27 alongside Septicflesh, Broken Hope and more. Taking over drums for Francesco Paoli, who recently moved back to his original position as vocalist, Folchitto…

Hole Drummer Patty Schemel ‘Hit So Hard’ Memoir Interview: Drug … – Billboard

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The former drummer for Hole talks with Billboard about her new memoir, “Hit So Hard.” As the drummer for Hole during the band’s heyday in the early to mid-’90s, Patty Schemel is one of the era’s most well-recognized and respected percussionists. Her close friendship not just with Hole front woman Courtney Love but also her late husband, Nirvana‘s Kurt Cobain, secured her as a fixture of fascination by fans of…

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s Drummer Pukes Mid-Song, Never Stops … – Loudwire

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s new drummer, David Folchitto, has already won us over. While playing a gig in Bogota, Columbia, the percussionist was facing serious illness, but kept playing even while violently vomiting behind his kit. The Italian death metal masters played Bogota’s Metal Alliance Fest on Oct. 27 alongside Septicflesh, Broken Hope and more. Taking over drums for Francesco Paoli, who recently moved back to his original position as vocalist, Folchitto…

Hole Drummer Patty Schemel on New Memoir ‘Hit So Hard,’ Coping With Addiction, Kurt Cobain, Coming Out & More – Billboard

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The former drummer for Hole talks with Billboard about her new memoir, “Hit So Hard.” As the drummer for Hole during the band’s heyday in the early to mid-’90s, Patty Schemel is one of the era’s most well-recognized and respected percussionists. Her close friendship not just with Hole front woman Courtney Love but also her late husband, Nirvana‘s Kurt Cobain, secured her as a fixture of fascination by fans of…

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s Drummer Pukes Mid-Song, Never Stops … – Loudwire

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s new drummer, David Folchitto, has already won us over. While playing a gig in Bogota, Columbia, the percussionist was facing serious illness, but kept playing even while violently vomiting behind his kit. The Italian death metal masters played Bogota’s Metal Alliance Fest on Oct. 27 alongside Septicflesh, Broken Hope and more. Taking over drums for Francesco Paoli, who recently moved back to his original position as vocalist, Folchitto…

Los Lonely Boys drummer under investigation in child porn case … – mySanAntonio.com

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Caption Close THURSDAY Los Lonely Boys  West Texas’ bluesy Fab Three — brothers Henry, Jojo and Ringo Garza — brings its Chicano rock fusion of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Carlos Santana (mixed with a little of their daddy’s country vibe) for a downtown concert to rock worlds. Guitarist Henry Garza’string-stretching histrionics are a thing of beauty and dynamic control. Of course, Jojo’s titan lead vocals and chording on bass locks…

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s Drummer Pukes Mid-Song, Never Stops … – Loudwire

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s new drummer, David Folchitto, has already won us over. While playing a gig in Bogota, Columbia, the percussionist was facing serious illness, but kept playing even while violently vomiting behind his kit. The Italian death metal masters played Bogota’s Metal Alliance Fest on Oct. 27 alongside Septicflesh, Broken Hope and more. Taking over drums for Francesco Paoli, who recently moved back to his original position as vocalist, Folchitto…

Travis Barker and a scarily talented drummer collab on ‘Purge’ track – Alternative Press

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

[Photo by: Travis Barker/YouTube] Just in time for Halloween, Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker has teamed up with fellow drummer extraordinaire Ralph Nader (no, not that one) for a chilling new music clip.  The track, or “Drum Purge,” as Barker calls it, is a collaboration between drumming savant Nader and Barker, featuring the pair dressed identically, wearing masks that look as though they were pulled straight from The Purge film series,…

My Bloody Valentine drummer responds to new album reports – NME – NME.com

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

My Bloody Valentine drummer Colm Ó Cíosóig has responded to reports that the band will release a new album next year, confirming that the record is “in the making”. A recent festival listing claimed that the shoegaze icons are back in the studio. The update was hidden inside a brief profile of frontman Kevin Shields, ahead of his appearance at Norður og Niður, the Icelandic festival that Sigur Ros are hosting from…

Drummer Max Weinberg on His ‘Jukebox’ Tour, Sharing the Stage with Bruce Springsteen and the Loss of Music Legends – PEOPLE.com

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Max Weinberg has spent 43 years touring the world with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. And in between his job with the Boss, the 66-year-old drummer managed to hold down a 17-year post as a bandleader for Conan O’Brien’s late night talk show. Turns out, he doesn’t do well with downtime. After finishing the 86-city “River” tour in February, the longtime E Street Band drummer was ready to…

Los Lonely Boys drummer under investigation in child porn case, police say – mySanAntonio.com

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Caption Close THURSDAY Los Lonely Boys  West Texas’ bluesy Fab Three — brothers Henry, Jojo and Ringo Garza — brings its Chicano rock fusion of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Carlos Santana (mixed with a little of their daddy’s country vibe) for a downtown concert to rock worlds. Guitarist Henry Garza’string-stretching histrionics are a thing of beauty and dynamic control. Of course, Jojo’s titan lead vocals and chording on bass locks…

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s New Drummer Pukes Mid-Song, Never Stops Playing – Loudwire

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s new drummer, David Folchitto, has already won us over. While playing a gig in Bogota, Columbia, the percussionist was facing serious illness, but kept playing even while violently vomiting behind his kit. The Italian death metal masters played Bogota’s Metal Alliance Fest on Oct. 27 alongside Septicflesh, Broken Hope and more. Taking over drums for Francesco Paoli, who recently moved back to his original position as vocalist, Folchitto…

Travis Barker and a scarily talented drummer collab on ‘Purge’ track – Alternative Press

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

[Photo by: Travis Barker/YouTube] Just in time for Halloween, Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker has teamed up with fellow drummer extraordinaire Ralph Nader (no, not that one) for a chilling new music clip.  The track, or “Drum Purge,” as Barker calls it, is a collaboration between drumming savant Nader and Barker, featuring the pair dressed identically, wearing masks that look as though they were pulled straight from The Purge film series,…

Travis Barker and a scarily talented drummer collab on ‘Purge’ track – Alternative Press

Posted: Monday, October 30, 2017

[Photo by: Travis Barker/YouTube] Just in time for Halloween, Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker has teamed up with fellow drummer extraordinaire Ralph Nader (no, not that one) for a chilling new music clip.  The track, or “Drum Purge,” as Barker calls it, is a collaboration between drumming savant Nader and Barker, featuring the pair dressed identically, wearing masks that look as though they were pulled straight from The Purge film series,…

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s New Drummer Pukes Mid-Song, Never Stops Playing – Loudwire

Posted: Monday, October 30, 2017

Fleshgod Apocalypse’s new drummer, David Folchitto, has already won us over. While playing a gig in Bogota, Columbia, the percussionist was facing serious illness, but kept playing even while violently vomiting behind his kit. The Italian death metal masters played Bogota’s Metal Alliance Fest on Oct. 27 alongside Septicflesh, Broken Hope and more. Taking over drums for Francesco Paoli, who recently moved back to his original position as vocalist, Folchitto…

My Bloody Valentine drummer responds to new album reports – NME.com

Posted: Monday, October 30, 2017

My Bloody Valentine drummer Colm Ó Cíosóig has responded to reports that the band will release a new album next year, confirming that the record is “in the making”. A recent festival listing claimed that the shoegaze icons are back in the studio. The update was hidden inside a brief profile of frontman Kevin Shields, ahead of his appearance at Norður og Niður, the Icelandic festival that Sigur Ros are hosting from…