DRUMMERS

Rex Brown and Hellyeah Pay Tribute To Vinnie Paul

Rex Brown and Hellyeah Pay Tribute To Vinnie PaulVinnie Paul died two weeks ago in his home in his sleep. One week after that, Rex posted this tribute to his socials: "I’ve been devastated, saddened, and shaken, almost beyond words, about the passing of my longtime brother in Pantera, Vincent Paul Abbott. While I understand and appreciate the desire…

DW Endorsees Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards From The Recording Academy

DW Endorsees Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards From The Recording AcademyOutstanding drummers and DW endorsees, Hal Blaine and Joseph ‘Zigaboo’ Modeliste of the influential, award-winning band The Meters, will be honored with a Special Merit Award at the ‘GRAMMY Salute to Legends®’ on July 14th, 2018, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. This year sees Zigaboo and The Meters celebrating their 50th Anniversary. Their Lifetime Achievement Award honors the contribution…

Rick Latham needs help

Rick Latham needs helpRick Latham is a renowned American drummer, who has made a name for himself as a funk and blues player (collaborated or collaborates with he likes of B. B. King, Quincy Jones, Edgar Winter, Chuck Rainey, Juice Newton), and an outstanding educator (author of the breakthrough "Advanced Funk Studies" drum book,…