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Drummer Spotlight with Chris Vest from Framing Hanley; Playing K-Rockathon 8/2 @framinghanley @KROCKCNY

How do you tell if the stage is level?
 The drummer is drooling from both sides of his mouth. Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T EXIST. Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately […]

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Drummer Spotlight with Celine Derval from SCYTHIA @pearldrum corp #drums #drummers

What does a drummer use for contraception? 
His personality. But what’s with all the sexist talk? Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T EXIST.  Drummers rule (especially female ones!) We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately […]

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Drummer Spotlight with Dug “The Mouth” from Murphy’s Law; Album Reissues on the way! #nyhc

What do you say to a drummer in a three-piece suit?
 “Will the defendant please rise?” Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T EXIST.  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately determine whether or […]

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Drummer Spotlight with Claire Percival from DEAD LABEL (IRELAND) @deadlabelirel; @Zildjiancompany

Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T EXIST.  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately determine whether or not the band is going to perform well. You CANNOT have a solid band without a […]

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Drummer Spotlight with Gil Sharone (Stolen Babies/+44/Dillinger Escape Plan) @dwdrums @zildjiancompany @vaterdrumsticks

What’s the first thing a drummer says when he moves to LA?
 “Would you like fries with that, sir? Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T FUCKING EXIST!  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and […]

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Drummer Spotlight with Dan Trapp from @SensesFail; Playing @dwdrums @vicfirth @zildjiancompany

  What do Ginger Baker and black coffee have in common?
 They both suck without Cream. Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY FUCKING DON’T EXIST.  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately determine whether or […]

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Drummer Spotlight with Sammy Siegler; Talks #NYHC, Rival Schools, and JUDGE! @rivalschoolsnyc

How is a drum solo like a sneeze?
 You know it’s coming, but there’s nothing you can do about it. Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a bad drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T FUCKING EXIST (with exception for Ringo.) Drummers rule! We hit stuff, […]

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Drummer Spotlight Interview with JASON BITTNER from SHADOWS FALL @jbittnerdrums @TAMA_USA @[email protected] @anthrax

Why did the drummer stare at the frozen juice can? Because it said, “Concentrate”. Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T FUCKING EXIST.  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately determine whether or not […]

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Drummer Spotlight Interview with George Schmitz from STICK TO YOUR GUNS! @georgeschmitz @stygoc @tamaofficial @zildjiancompany @vicfirth

How do you tell if the stage is level?
 The drummer is drooling from both sides of his mouth. Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T FUCKING EXIST (with exception for The Beatles.)  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, […]

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