Monthly Archives: September 2016

Neil Peart: State of the Art of Drumming 1986

SKF NOTE: Writers of Modern Drummer’s 10th Anniversary Issue all agreed our interviews, in MD founder/publisher Ron Spagnardi’s words, “would be to assess the current state of the art by looking back at how it was arrived at, and then … Continue reading

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Derek Hess: Rossington Collins Band 1981

SKF NOTE: Well, what do you know? Reading this morning through transcripts of my two interviews with Rossington Collins Band drummer Derek Hess, I also find out the band’s September 5, 1981 concert at Garden State Arts Center is now … Continue reading

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Dave Weckl Newly Released Interview 1983 Pt. 4

SKF NOTE: This is the fourth and final installment of the complete transcript of my 1983 interview with Dave Weckl for Modern Drummer. MD published a much shorter version of this interview in April 1984 as an Up and Coming profile of Dave Weckl, which still holds up … Continue reading

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Dave Weckl Newly Released Interview 1983 Pt. 3

SKF NOTE: This is the third installment of the complete transcript of my 1983 interview with Dave Weckl for Modern Drummer. MD published a much shorter version of this interview in April 1984 as an Up and Coming profile of Dave Weckl, which still holds up well. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Dave Weckl Newly Released Interview 1983 Pt. 2

SKF NOTE: This is the second installment of the complete transcript of my 1983 interview with Dave Weckl for Modern Drummer. MD published a much shorter version of this interview in April 1984 as an Up and Coming profile of Dave Weckl, which still holds up well. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Dave Weckl Newly Released Interview 1983 Pt. 1

SKF NOTE: This is the first installment of the complete transcript of my 1983 interview with Dave Weckl for Modern Drummer. MD published a much shorter version of this interview in April 1984 as an Up and Coming profile of Dave … Continue reading

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Tony Williams 1987 Clinic Videos

SKF NOTE: Excellent series of 1987 Tony Williams drum clinic video/audio clips over at drummer Jon McCaslin’s blog: Four On The Floor. Thank you, Jon. — end —

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