Roy Burns idrum Magazine interview

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 to read the issue and become a subscriber as well. It’s FREE!

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September 27, 2011 at 12:36 pm / Posted in: Artist News

Jamie Borden and idrum Magazine

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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» Continue Reading


September 27, 2011 at 12:49 pm / Posted in: Artist News

New vid from Derek Munson

Forged from the Munson Burner, Derek comes in hot on this Vic Firth/Tommy Igoe play along.

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September 27, 2011 at 2:44 pm / Posted in: Artist News

New Counting Crows DVD with Jim Bogios debuts at #1



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September 19, 2011 at 9:29 am / Posted in: Artist News

Damion Reid On Tour!



Damion will be on tour with Rudresh Mahanthappa  and Greg Ward’s Phonic Juggernaut. Here are the dates:


September 18th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Lake George Jazz Festival
Lake George, New York
September 30th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ The Oriental Theater
Denver, Colorado
October 1st
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Angel City Jazz Festival
Hollywood, California
October 3rd
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Santa Cruz, California
October 4th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Yoshi's Oakland
Oakland, California
October 6th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Outpost Performance Space
Albuquerque, New Mexico
October 13th
w/ Greg Ward @ The Stone
October 18th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Baku International Jazz Festival
Baku, Absheron
October 19th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Jazzclub Hannover
Hannover, Germany
October 20th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Espace Gerard Philipe, Ecole Municipale des Arts
Saint Andre Les Vergers, France
October 21st
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Sunset/Sunside
Paris, France
October 22nd
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Jazz Sur Son 31 - Automne Club
Toulouse, France
October 23rd
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Rote Fabrik
Zurich, Switzerland
October 24th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Orpheum Graz
Graz, Austria
October 25th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Sudhaus Tubingen
Tubingen, Germany
October 26th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Jazzclub Bamberg
Bamberg, Germany
October 27th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Stadtgarten
Cologne, Germany
October 28th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Barcelona Jazz Festival
Barcelona, Spain
October 29th
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ Festival de Jazz Madrid
Madrid, Spain
November 1st - 2nd
w/ Rudresh Mahanthappa @ The Jazz Standard

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September 14, 2011 at 3:02 pm / Posted in: Artist News

New from Chip Ritter


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!

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September 12, 2011 at 11:00 am / Posted in: Artist News

Shay Godwin Update!

Aquarian Artist Shay Godwin and his website are in a recently released book from Taxi Music Publications, “Shortcuts To Songwriting For Film And TV”. Author Robin Frederick recommends 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.

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September 6, 2011 at 9:21 am / Posted in: Artist News

Matt Johnson PAS Day Of Percussion in So Cal!


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» Continue Reading


September 6, 2011 at 12:44 pm / Posted in: Artist News

Tribute to JohnnyG

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.

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September 2, 2011 at 9:38 am / Posted in: Uncategorized