Sunday, April 17, 2011

This drummer is really into it



Passionate drummer - - he really shows his stuff at 1:26 2:57 & 4:29. Via.

2 comments:

  1. I'm really surprised you're posting this now! It was a big viral video quite some time ago. This drummer is friends with one of my musician buddies in Charlotte, NC--his name (drummer, not my friend) is Steve Moore. He sent me a bunch of pics of the two of them meeting Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater) after Portnoy posted this video on his website or his forum or something.

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  2. Steve Moore, the 'mad drummer' in question, has capitalized on the attention he received when this video went viral last summer. Cf. the interview here: http://metalichicka.wordpress.com/2011/04/01/interview-with-the-mad-drummer-steve-moore-2011-by-jenn/

    He writes, 'BETTER LATE THAN NEVER!!! LOL

    To be honest, I think it’s the contrast of the whole thing. It’s not really normal to go bonkers playing a ZZ Top song, while wearing a sparkly jacket. I did a lot of that stuff when I played with Triple X, and Dofka. However, it was “normal” to do that in a metal band. So it didn’t really stand out.

    Something else that I feel pushed it over the edge, was the title “This drummer is at the wrong gig.” As I said earlier, I’m a Metal Drummer, so I stick out like a sore thumb. However, it certainly adds a twist to it… LOL'

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