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  • Jamminators
    National Drum Month: Drum-themed attractions at Disney World
    October is National Drum month and if you have ever been to the Disney parks you have seen one of many drum-themed attraction or entertainment. Guests can watch different groups performing their drumming magic or test their drum skills themselves...
  • Terry Bozio plays the Music of the Drums
    Terry Bozio plays the Music of the Drums
    One of the last things Terry Bozio says during our phone interview from Chicago is the most central theme that comes through in his conversation about his chosen field: Making Music On The Drums.“The true ideal of every artist is to look...
  • Terry Bozzio and his massive drum set
    Terry Bozzio talks about drums, Zappa and his upcoming trip to Little Rock
    Terry Bozzio is bringing Little Rock a really impressive show on September 30th, 2014. “An Evening with Terry Bozzio” will take place at Juanita’s in the River Market and will be a solo musical performance on the world’s...
  • Taikoproject
    Taiko Nation brings world's best taiko drummers to Los Angeles
    Los Angeles – TAIKOPROJECT, L.A.’s premiere taiko drumming ensemble, hosts Taiko Nation, gathering of some of the world’s best taiko ensembles and performers at the Aratani/Japan America Theatre in Little Tokyo on July 19 and...
  • Ringo and Gary Astridge
    Interview: Ringo Starr drum expert has unique edge on Beatle history
    Gary Astridge is probably the world's expert on Ringo Starr's drum kits. He knows their makeup and what equipment was used when and where. His knowledge was used in setting up drum kits for the “Ringo: Peace and Love” exhibit...
  • On the water
    Coming together despite differences
    Words of compassion and remembrance illuminated the waters off Magic Island in Honolulu on Memorial Day for the annual Lantern Floating Hawaii ceremony.Upholding the theme of "Many rivers, one ocean", the more than 40,000 attendees...
  • "Rolling Stones Gear"
    New book looks at musical instruments used by Rolling Stones through the years
    A new book, “The Rolling Stones Gear,” due out on Oct. 29, will give fans an in-depth look at the musical instruments that have been a part of the group's lengthy history, co-author Andy Babiuk announced on Facebook Sept. 4. The...
  • "Rolling Stones Gear"
    'Beatles Gear' author turns his sights on Rolling Stones with new book
    Andy Babiuk, the author of the exceptional “Beatles Gear” about the musical equipment used by the Beatles, will do the same for another rock 'n' roll band with “The Rolling Stones Gear,” due out on Oct. 29,...
  • Drums at the 2013 MTV VMAs
    Drums at the 2013 MTV VMAs
    The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards are just two days away! The emphasis is never on the drummer or the percussion section, and there are times when the camera seems to avoid the two as if there was some conspiracy against us. The biggest names in pop...
  • Dance Season has Returned!
    Dance Season has Returned!
    After a brief hiatus, Ballet Brika's Adult & Teen dance classes has returned, and has returned to its previous location!! Classesare againbeing held atthe Midtown Arts & Business Centerlocated at 1033 NW 6th St Fort Lauderdale,Fl ....
  • Robert Zildjan memorial photo
    Robert Zildjian dies: Sabian founder passes away at age 89
    The drum world is mourning today at the loss of Robert (RZ) Zildjian, founder of Sabian cymbals and former heir to the Zildjian cymbal empire.On March 28, 2013 Sabian announced the loss of their founder on Facebook as well as their blog. It reads...
  • The masters of the beat "Sugarfoot" Wellman and "JuJu" House
    The beat that Ricky "Sugarfoot" Wellman built
    On Tuesday night, February 19, GoGoradio.com’s Heartbeat’s Conga Hour show paid tribute to a living legend, drummer extraordinaire, Ricky “Sugarfoot” Wellman. Wellman, who has been credited with contributing vitally to the...
  • San Jose Taiko
    San Jose Taiko plays in Santa Rosa
    The San Jose Taiko (SJT)musicians had the crowd mesmerized at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts in Santa Rosa last night. The performance was powerful as the genuine love for the craft could be seen in the drummers’ faces and transcended...
  • Kazuhiro Watanabe - Tallest Mohican
    Guinness World Records shows its guns in 2013 big book (Pics)
    This Wednesday, Guinness World Records released their newest edition of the big book, Guinness World Records 2013; introducing loyal fans of all ages to some of the most bizarre and exceptional people, places and records ever imagined.According to...
  • Psychic fair July 21 at Mystic Beads and Earth Wear in Niles, MI
    Psychic fair July 21 at Mystic Beads and Earth Wear in Niles, MI
    Mystic Beads and Earth Wear is having their monthly Psychic Fair, this Saturday, July 21. There will be three readers, (listed below) new sales, live music, and other vendors selling their wares. Each of the readers have unique talents that can...