Drum Channel is proud to present "herStory"— an exclusive series of interviews with legendary drummer/percussionist Sheila E. In which she tells the story of her musical development, career and passion for drumming as well as her influence on the female drumming community. Click above to watch Episode 1 free on Drum Channel!
This week we're highlighting a a performance and interview with drummer Abe Laboriel, Jr. (Paul McCartney, Shakira, Kelly Clarkson) and The Jazz Ministry. Watch these studio legends' blazing performance and then listen as they meticulously dissect their playing both individually and as a group. Click above to watch Part 3 free on Drum Channel!
In this classic roundtable from the DC Archive, Drum Channel founder Don Lombardi welcomes studio legend Jim Keltner along with Thomas Lang, Rich Redmond and Tony Royster, Jr. for a wide-ranging, 5-part panel discussion. Click above to watch Part 1 free on Drum Channel!
Recognized as one of today's leading innovators in the area of rhythm and rhythmic independence, Efrain Toro, joins Alex Acuña and Satnam Ramgotra for an intense jam that brings diverse world percussion sounds and rhythms together in a way that unites the music and the musicians. Click above to watch it free on Drum Channel!
All this week on Drum Channel, we're featuring groove-master, teacher and popular funk drummer, Zoro (Lenny Kravitz, Bobby Brown, New Edition). Click above to watch Zoro's demonstration of the classic "New Jack Swing" feel that's a mixture of rock, jazz, hip-hop and funk... free on Drum Channel!
Drum Channel's all-star team of Terry Bozzio, Chad Wackerman and Don Lombardi have a drummer-on-drummer interview with Tower Of Power's innovative funk drummer David Garibaldi. Click above to watch this exciting and informative show free!
DC artist Chad Wackerman and Drum Channel founder Don Lombardi recently brought 6 of Murray Spivack students together for a 6-part, in-depth discussion of why studying with a private teacher can be so important. Click above to watch all 6 episodes free!
With "The Murray Spivack Method" by Chad Wackerman continuing to be DC's top-selling course, Chad and Drum Channel founder Don Lombardi recently brought 6 Spivack students together for an in-depth discussion of what made the master teacher so popular and so successful— and why studying with a private teacher can be so important. Click above to watch Chad's introduction to the Murray Spivack Method.
Last week was "business as usual" on Drum Channel. Which is to say, it was an incredible week of education and inspiration from the world's best drummers. Click above to see Gregg Bissonette talk about one of Ringo's favorite fills— 7 notes on 2 drums that changed music history.
All during September we are proud to feature our "Artist Of The Month", Chad Wackerman. A "drummer's drummer" and one of Drum Channel's top artist/educators, Chad has toured and recorded as a sideman, band member and leader with a number of world-renowned artists from Frank Zappa and Allan Holdsworth to James Taylor and Barbra Streisand. Click above to watch Chad's Play-Along Lesson for "Sophie's Beach".