Bela Fleck & The Flecktones Start
JamBaseBela Fleck & The Flecktones Start Rolling Out August 2017 Tour DatesJamBaseLate last year, legendary performer Bela Fleck revealed he would hit road to lead Bela Fleck and the Flecktones on a co-headlining tour with Chick Corea Elektric Band this August. Six Flecktones dates have been announced thus far including three with ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:10 am
Gary Burton's Final Tour — At the Dakota
Jazz PoliceGary Burton's Final Tour — At the Dakota With Makoto Ozone, March 15Jazz PoliceMulti-Grammy winner and vibes master Gary Burton, a pioneer in the use of the four-mallet technique, recently announced he will retire from performing at the end of March, and is making his “final rounds” to some of his favorite cities with a favorite ...
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 9:09 pm
Jazz rules in the capital - The National
The National Business ReviewJazz rules in the capitalThe National Business ReviewThe Festival's global line-up includes the Harold López-Nussa Trio, which promises an upbeat evening of hot Cuban rhythms and one of the world's greatest living drummers, Dave Weckl, with an ensemble cast featuring Santana vocalist Tony Lindsay.
Posted on 9 March 2017 | 7:02 pm
Jazz pianist Chick Corea on his original
South China Morning PostJazz pianist Chick Corea on his original Elektric Band's 30 years of evolution, ahead of their Hong Kong gigSouth China Morning PostCorea had found what he considered an ideal rhythm section in Patitucci and drummer Dave Weckl for the band's eponymous 1986 debut recording. After it was released the line-up was completed by saxophonist Eric Marienthal and guitarist Frank Gambale.[Herald Review] Chick Corea Elektric Band jazzes up KoreaThe Korea Heraldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 9 March 2017 | 3:04 pm
Star cast for Jazz Festival in June: Dianne
Star cast for Jazz Festival in June: Dianne Reeves, Bill FrisellScoop.co.nz (press release)The Festival's global line-up includes the Harold López-Nussa Trio, which promises an upbeat evening of hot Cuban rhythms and one of the world's greatest living drummers, Dave Weckl, with an ensemble cast featuring Santana vocalist Tony Lindsay.and more »
Posted on 8 March 2017 | 3:35 pm
Vic’s Drum Shop Offers New Mapex Black
Vic’s Drum Shop in Chicago, America’s largest independent drum retailer, is stocking three new Black Panther snare drums that are manufactured by the Mapex Drum Company. The instruments reflect the unique personalities and signature sounds of legendary drummers Chris Adler, Matt Halpern, and Russ Miller, who created the drums in conjunction with Mapex. (PRWeb April 01, 2015) Read the full story ...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 11:04 pm
Kansas City’s go-to drummer, Go-Go Ray is
The older he got and the more he studied and played, the more influences Ray discovered. He mentioned a few: Buddy Rich, Tony Williams, Dave Weckl, Dennis Chambers and big-band greats like Papa Jo Jones, Shelly Manne and Philly Joe Jones. “You see ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Mike Stern and Richard Bona
Theyre both so musical. Of course, playing with great musicians like Roy Hargrove, Jim Beard, Dave Weckl, Gregoire Maret and all the rest of these guys is always amazing. The album title is a double entendre, according to Stern. Leni, my wife, loves cats ...
Posted on 12 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Jazz band Chick Corea’s another ‘Inside
Jazz seemed like that to me. In the album "Inside Out," playing of the five members - Corea (piano, fender rhodes), Frank Gambale (guitar), Eric Marienthal (saxophone), John Patitucci (bass) and Dave Weckl (drum) – are like five emotions in the animated ...
Posted on 9 August 2015 | 8:30 am
Yamaha's Dave Weckl clinic sells out in
Yamaha’s Dave Weckl session at Ronnie Scott’s has sold out in just one week, which is a new record for drum clinic event. The Ronnie Scott’s date forms the London leg of a European tour organised by Yamaha to celebrate Weckl's 30-year association ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 10:00 am
Dave Weckl set for Yamaha UK tour
Dave Weckl is celebrating 30 years with Yamaha by heading out on a UK tour next month. The fun begins with what is being billed as an 'intensive session' in Dublin on Saturday 22 November. Here, just 12 attendees will be treated to an up-close master class ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:01 pm
Resolved Question: Is anyone on here a
Keith Moon. (The Who).
Nick Mason. (Pink Floyd).
Neil Peart. (Rush).
Roger Taylor. (Queen).
Ringo Starr. (Beatles).
John Bonham. (Led Zeppelin).
Peter Criss. (Kiss).
Tommy Lee (Motley Crue).
Dave Ghrol. (Nirvana).
Meg White (White Stripes).
Dave Lombardo. (Slayer).
Lars Ulrich. (Metallica).
Danny Carey. (Tool).
Brann Dailer. (Mastodon).
Mike Portnoy. (Dream Theatre).
Chris Adler. (Lamb of God).
Vinnie Paul. (Pantera).
Joey Jordison. (Slipknot).
James Sullivan. (Avenged Sevenfold).
Gene Hoglan. (Testament).
If not, who is/was your influence?
BQ: favourite drummer from my list?
Posted on 17 January 2014 | 10:31 pm
Resolved Question: Can someone give me links
Posted on 16 November 2012 | 5:17 am
Resolved Question: Any tips for learning
I have to learn traditional grip for drum core next year and I'm scared to death lol
Posted on 11 May 2012 | 10:30 am
Resolved Question: Who is the best drummer
My favorite drummers are Dave Weckl, Buddy Rich, Vinnie Colaiuta among a few. Who do you think is the best drummer of ALL time and why?
Posted on 5 March 2011 | 4:37 am
Resolved Question: Who is the best drummer?
THE BEST DRUMMER!
Posted on 25 February 2011 | 10:23 am