The newly created idrum Magazine has just posted Issue #4 which features a great Roy Burns interview by Aquarian artist Jamie Borden. Roy touches on his early drumming career culminating with some exciting new things that are on the horizon for Aquarian Drumheads. The interview is laced with unique stories and perspectives on drumming and the industry. As always, Roy’s indelible sense of humor is sprinkled throughout the interview. Visit www.idrummag.com to read the issue and become a subscriber as well. It’s FREE!
September 27, 2011 at 12:36 pm / Posted in: Artist News
Aquarian Artist and idrum Magazine/Stick Library contributor Jamie Borden is being featured in each issue of idrum Magazine with special video lesson segments. In the current issue #4 Jamie delves into phrasing 16th notes in 4/4 time into groups of 3’s which can extend over the barline. Be sure to catch up on issues 1 through 3 as well. Remember, idrum Magazine is FREE. Just sign up to become a subscriber at www.idrummag.com
September 27, 2011 at 12:49 pm / Posted in: Artist News
Forged from the Munson Burner, Derek comes in hot on this Vic Firth/Tommy Igoe play along.
Check it out
September 27, 2011 at 2:44 pm / Posted in: Artist News
September 19, 2011 at 9:29 am / Posted in: Artist News
Damion will be on tour with Rudresh Mahanthappa and Greg Ward’s Phonic Juggernaut. Here are the dates:
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Lake George Jazz Festival
Lake George, New York
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ The Oriental Theater
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Angel City Jazz Festival
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Santa Cruz, California
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Yoshi's Oakland
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Outpost Performance Space
Albuquerque, New Mexico
w/ Greg Ward @ The Stone
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Baku International Jazz Festival
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Jazzclub Hannover
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Espace Gerard Philipe, Ecole Municipale des Arts
Saint Andre Les Vergers, France
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Sunset/Sunside
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Jazz Sur Son 31 - Automne Club
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Rote Fabrik
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Orpheum Graz
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Sudhaus Tubingen
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Jazzclub Bamberg
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Stadtgarten
September 14, 2011 at 3:02 pm / Posted in: Artist News
Wild Spinning Drum Stick Tricks!
Aquarian Drumhead Artist Chip Ritter’s “The Garden Weasel 2.0” will be released “to the wild”!
On Saturday September 17th, online via Mel Bay Publications Video Download!
For updates and specific details visit www.chipritter.com
September 12, 2011 at 11:00 am / Posted in: Artist News
Aquarian Artist Shay Godwin and his website eDrumSessions.com are in a recently released book from Taxi Music Publications, “Shortcuts To Songwriting For Film And TV”. Author Robin Frederick recommends eDrumSessions.com as a leading resource for online drum tracks. Shay Godwin and eDrumSessions have an established track record with helping composers and songwriters get music placed in national television ads and programs here in the U.S and overseas. Frederick, a former Director of A&R for Rhino Records, has written hundreds of songs for television and is currently Director of A&R for TAXI.
September 6, 2011 at 9:21 am / Posted in: Artist News
Aquarian Artist Matt Johnson will be in Clinic and performing at the PAS Day of Percussion So Cal. This event is held on Sunday, September 25th at the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music on the campus of California State University Long Beach. Clinics are from 12-5pm and evening concerts from 6-8pm. For more information and schedule visit PAS Day Of Percussion 2011
September 6, 2011 at 12:44 pm / Posted in: Artist News
It is with heavy heart that Aquarian Drumheads mourns the passing of Johnny Giosa. JohnnyG was a was a great drummer, endorser and most of all a great friend. We will miss him dearly. His joy for life was infectious and we all looked forward to his visits here at Aquarian. Aquarian Drumheads would like to offer condolences to his family and friends. JohnnyG, you will always be a member of our Aquarian family! Rest in Peace and may God be with you.
September 2, 2011 at 9:38 am / Posted in: Uncategorized