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Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Hal Blaine & Gregg Bissonette
Part 4


Hal shares more great stories and later heads over to his drumset with Gregg, and Chad to share some of his famous beats and memories.
Show Thumbnail LAMA Reunion

Chaun Horton, Mike Packer, Ralph Humphrey and a few of their students were in the DC Studios for an interview, jam and to discuss LAMA.
Show Thumbnail Aaron Rossi of Ministry with Host Raanen Bozzio

This is a Rebroadcast of our live show with Aaron Rossi of the band Ministry, hosted by Raanen Bozzio in the DC Studios. Learn some valuable information about Aaron's drumming career and see his drum pounding performaces both at the start and end of the show!
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Hal Blaine & Gregg Bissonette
Part 3


Hal starts with a joke then goes into the serious subject of how important attitude is for a professional musician. Gregg hits on some of the hits Hal played on and Hal talks about his concept for playing a song.
Show Thumbnail Punk Rock Blowout

This is a Rebroadcast of our live Punk Blowout show with Jordan burns, Dave Raun, Anthony "Tiny" Biuso, and hosted by Raanen Bozzio in the DC Studios. Listen to an amazing interview followed by an unbelievable drum jam.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Hal Blaine & Gregg Bissonette
Part 2


Hal played on the Grammy Record of the Year for 7 years. He tells a great story about how The Wrecking Crew got their name.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Hal Blaine and Gregg Bissonette
Part 1


Hal played on the Grammy Record of the Year for 7 years. He tells a great story about how The Wrecking Crew got their name.
Show Thumbnail Bissonette, Perkins & Potgieter On DC Live

Gregg Bissonette, Stephen Perkins and Cobus Potgieter all met in the DC Studios for an interview and jam.
Show Thumbnail 6 Of The Top Drummers At MI

Curt Bisquera interviewed all 6 of the students as well as a fabulous jam!
Show Thumbnail Hit Like A Girl Contest Winners 2013

This show announced the winners of the Hit Like A Girl Contest 2013.
Show Thumbnail A Visit with Louie Bellson Part 1 - 6

The great Louie Bellson visited Drum Channel a year before he passed away and he reminisced with friends and a great roundtable discussion along with classic stories of his life and legend.
Show Thumbnail Blake Richardson from Between The Buried And Me

Blake Richardson of Between The Buried And Me joined Curt BIsquera for an interview and also played a few tracks from their latest album. He tells some great stories about touring and life on the road. He also gave some great tips behind the drums answering questions about how he played certain beats.

Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Kenny Aronoff

In this episode of The Chad Smith Show, Kenny sits down with Chad for some in-depth discussion of the ins and outs of the music industry, what it takes to stay at the top of your game and how to have fun while you're at it. Kenny also joins Chad with The Bombastic Meatbats for a rockin', high-impact jam session.
Show Thumbnail Eric Moore Interview & Performance

Eric took a quick break from Suicidal Tendencies to talk about what he has done to become a pro and he answers the question, “What is Gospel Chops?” Great, blistering performance and interview.
AAF Frank Zummo, Adam Alt & Bobby Alt of Street Drum Corps (with 5-UP DC Player) *FREE*

Trash rockers Frank Zummo, Bobby Alt and Adam Alt of Street Drum Corps get loud in the DC Studio with a performance and interview with Host Terry Bozzio.
Atom Willard Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter and Atom Willard

Atom Willard (Angels & Airwaves, The Offspring) visits DC to talk with Cobus about writing drum parts for original material and performing with Angels & Airwaves. There is also a drum duet/jam and a surprise performance at the end.
Show Thumbnail Narada Michael Walden with Host Don Lombardi Part 1
Narada discusses the importance of listening to classic records. He also discusses his life changing experience when joining the Mahavishnu Orchestra and meeting his guru Sri Chinmoy. Narada also discusses the importance of time, discusses funk and the importance of being yourself along with the importance of having a jazz influence in your playing.
Show Thumbnail Hannah Ford and Nik West on DC LIVE with Host Cobus Potgieter

Hannah Ford and bassist/vocalist Nik West join together in a performance and chat with a great band.
Show Thumbnail Chad Smith RHCP Concert Pt. 1

Don Lombardi meets Chad Smith Backstage at the Red Hot Chili Peppers Concert in San Diego. This is part one of his interview.
Show Thumbnail Thomas Pridgen with The Memorials

Thomas is on the road doing it his way with The Memorials - all outstanding musicians. They perform live at the DC Studios, along with a live chat interview. The Memorials are Thomas Pridgen, Viveca Hawkins and Nick Brewer.
AAF Alien Ant Farm with Mike Cosgrove

The original members Mike Cosgrove, Dryden Mitchell, Terry Corso and Tye Zamora of Alien Ant Farm come together to kick off their long tour on Drum Channel.

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Show Thumbnail Terry Bozzio and Dr. Peter Thoegersen
Terry was in the DC Studios for a great interview followed by a jam with his friend Dr. Peter Thoegersen.
Show Thumbnail Jimmy Chamberlin - Drummer, Songwriter, Producer on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio - Parts 1-4 *FREE*

Jimmy may be best known as the former drummer in the rock band Smashing Pumpkins. He discusses playing rock with the sensibilities of a jazz drummer and much more in this revealing interview, drum jam and band performance.
Show Thumbnail Mike Clark on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio, Parts 1-4

Since his ground-breaking recordings with Herbie Hancock, Mike Clark has become one of the most respected and sampled drummers of our time. He is a pioneer in the linear funk style of drumming. Terry Bozzio hosts a great interview and jam.
Show Thumbnail Danny Seraphine of CTA (formerly of Chicago) on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio

Danny Seraphine of California Transit Authority (formerly with the band Chicago) was the featured guest of The Art of Drumming with Terry Bozzio. There was a great interview and chat portion followed with an amazing jam!
Show Thumbnail Stanton Moore on The Art of Drumming Show with Host Terry Bozzio - Parts 1 & 2

Born and raised in New Orleans, Stanton Moore is a dedicated drummer and performer especially connected to the city, its culture and collaborative spirit. Driven and inspired by the thriving music scene of his hometown, which includes such greats as Professor Longhair, Doctor John and The Meters, Moore’s name is now mentioned amongst these Big Easy mainstays.
Show Thumbnail Marco Iannetta on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio

Italian YouTube phenomenon Marco Iannetta joined host Terry Bozzio on his show "Art of Drumming" for an unforgettable interview and live jam! Working as interpreter was Daniela Spagnolo.
Show Thumbnail Leon Mobley of Ben Harper on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio

Leon Mobley and host Terry Bozzio on his show "Art of Drumming" hit up the DC studios for another compelling episode. Leon has played with Da Lion, The Dave Matthews Band, Jack Johnson, Peter Wolf, Mick Jagger, Santana, Michael Jackson, Macy ray, Damian Marley, Jason Mraz, Ben Harper, Madonna, The Fugees, Stevie Wonder, and more!
Show Thumbnail Alphonse Mouzon on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio

Host Terry Bozzio sits down for an interview and jam with composer, arranger, producer, multi-instrumentalist and actor Alphonse Mouzon. Alphonse has played and/or recorded with Weather Report, Wayne Shorter, Gil Evans, The Eleventh House, Stevie Wonder, Eric Clapton, Sheila E, Celia Cruz and many others. Aside from being the Chairman and CEO of Tenacious Records, he also performed with Miles Davis on the movie soundtrack "Dingo."
Show Thumbnail Airto Moreira on The Art of Drumming with Host Terry Bozzio

This Rebroadcast of the DC Live Show with Airto Moreira and Host Terry Bozzio. Airto Moreira recordings include: "Live/Evil at the Fillmore", "The Isle of Wight", "Bitches Brew" and "On the Corner" with Miles Davis, as well as "The Exorcist", "The Last Tango in Paris', "King of the Gypsies" and "Apocalypse Now".

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Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Hal Blaine & Gregg Bissonette
Part 2


Hal played on the Grammy Record of the Year for 7 years. He tells a great story about how The Wrecking Crew got their name.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Hal Blaine and Gregg Bissonette Part 1

Hal played on the Grammy Record of the Year for 7 years. He tells a great story about how The Wrecking Crew got their name.
Show Thumbnail Chad Smith RHCP Concert Pt. 1

Don Lombardi meets Chad Smith Backstage at the Red Hot Chili Peppers Concert in San Diego. This is part one of his interview.
Show Thumbnail Chad Smith RHCP Concert Pt. 2

Don Lombardi meets Chad Smith Backstage at the Red Hot Chili Peppers Concert in San Diego. This is part two of his interview.
Show Thumbnail Chad Smith RHCP Concert Pt. 3

Chad swings in every way possible. We are on the stage with Chad and The Chili Peppers plus backstage interviews with their Percussionst Mauro Refosco and Chad's Drum Tech/Keyboardist Chris Warren. Don't miss Chad and Don at the end of the show!
Show Thumbnail Chad Smith & The Bombastic Meatbats with Guest Stephen Perkins

Chad Smith of The Red Hot Chili Peppers sits down with Stephen Perkins of Jane's Addiction for an interview, then Chad and The Meatbats rock the house. It’s loose and fun, it’s what a live show is.
James Gadson The Chad Smith Show - Pro Drum Shop's 50th Anniversary *FREE*

Great stories with Brooks Wackerman, James Gadson, and a long list of All-Star customers of Pro Drum. Chad Smith of The Red Hot Chili Peppers hosts and plays with The Bombastic Meatbats.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Kenny Aronoff

In this episode of The Chad Smith Show, Kenny sits down with Chad for some in-depth discussion of the ins and outs of the music industry, what it takes to stay at the top of your game and how to have fun while you're at it. Kenny also joins Chad with The Bombastic Meatbats for a rockin', high-impact jam session.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Stephen Perkins and Taylor Hawkins Episodes 1-7

The Chad Smith Show - Chad talks to Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, Jane's Addiction drummer Stephen Perkins, Gary Novak and Terry Bozzio who all have been involved in so many projects.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Brooks Wackerman Episodes 1-7

Get ready for another riveting season of the Chad Smith Show - This time with Bad Religion drummer Brooks Wackerman. This is a 7 episode series. Warning, Adult Language, Viewer Discretion Advised. 

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Show Thumbnail Lesson with Cobus Potgieter - Cool Fill Part 3

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He demonstrates a fill that he uses in several songs and answers questions from his live chat.
Show Thumbnail Lesson with Cobus Potgieter - Cool Fill Part 2

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He demonstrates how to play one of his favorite Fills and answers questions from his live chat.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson - Cool Flam Fill

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He demonstrates how to play one of his favorite Flam Fills but also shows us Gregg Bissonette's version, which is where he got the inspiration from.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson - Heroes

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He plays "Heroes", the first song released from his band, Ventura Lights. He breaks down the verse, chorus, and bridge.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson - Huerta

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He shows us how to play the Huerta, and different ways to change up the sound and feel of it. Have fun practicing and trying your own rendition of the Huerta!
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He demonstrates some fills as well as gives you a sneak speek at the bridge part from one of Ventura Lights songs!
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson- Ghost Notes

This is a re-broadcast of Cobus's Live Lesson in the DC Studios. He demonstrates a way to incorporate a "simple" ghost note pattern into your practice routine.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter and Peter Erskine

Peter gives Cobus a lesson on "Jazz for Rock drummers".
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson

Cobus discussed some grip techniques he uses as well as some exercises he does to help his less dominant hand.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter Lesson

Cobus discussed the biggest challenge he faced while recording the drums for original material (for YTBP) and how he was able to overcome it. He also taught a quick little linear fill that he loves using.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter - Three Announcements

Cobus explains his new kit and set up, answers questions as well as gives a few lessons on some of his covers.
Show Thumbnail Cobus LIVE - The 2012 NAMM Review and Drum Lesson

Episode 2 of the Cobus Potgieter Live show on DC will be Cobus' NAMM Review, with artist interviews, show highlights, drum lesson and more!
Show Thumbnail Cobus LIVE with Tony Royster Jr.

Cobus kicked off his new show on DC with special guest Tony Royster Jr. This was Episode 1, with an interview, drum jam, and more!
Show Thumbnail Mika Fineo, Phil Buckman and Dan Lutz with Host Cobus Potgieter

Mika has a short break from touring with Filter, so he expanded on his Secrets From The Pros lessons in this DC LIVE show with special guest bassists Phil Buckman (also of Filter) and Dan Lutz.
Atom Willard Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter and Atom Willard

Atom Willard (Angels & Airwaves, The Offspring) visits DC to talk with Cobus about writing drum parts for original material and performing with Angels & Airwaves. There is also a drum duet/jam and a surprise performance at the end.

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Show Thumbnail Jammit- Find Out All About It Pt. 3
The roundtable discussion continues and Steve Stevens plays and breaks down some of the legendary tracks that he played on.
Show Thumbnail Jammit- Find Out All About It Pt. 2
The roundtable discussion includes a performance by Stephen Perkins playing a Janes Addiction tune using Jammit. The same song is broken down in his Drum Channel DVD available in the DC store.
Show Thumbnail Narada Michael Walden with Host Don Lombardi Part 3
Narada talks about touring with Jeff Beck and the inspiration he got for putting his own band together. He discusses the power of dynamics and how drummers today are continually raising the bar with each generation. He also talks about the Narada Michael Walden Foundation.
Show Thumbnail Narada Michael Walden with Host Don Lombardi Part 2
This opens with a track from Narada's new DVD "Out Of Time". Narada discusses the DVD and how your mind has to break the chains to let your soul come through. There are tips on how to play time on the hi-hat to let you unlock your independence. Narada also answers several questions from Drum Channel's Twitter and Facebook followers.
Show Thumbnail The Wackerman Family Pt. 5
This is an amazing musical performance with Chad, Brooks, John and Bob on bass. This is a perfect example of musicians playing together, with three of them being drummers. Watch and listen to how they "listen" to each other. It is a lesson in its self.
Show Thumbnail Peter Erskine and Judd Miller with Host Terry Bozzio

Peter performs with Judd who plays a very unique instrument, plus a great interview and jam.
Show Thumbnail Javier Barrera with Don Lombardi

Javier is one of Mexico's top session musicians. He stopped by the DC Studios for an interview and discusses his musical background and career followed by answering some questions from chat.
Show Thumbnail Rob Affuso with Don Lombardi

Rob discusses his career with legendary rock band Skid Row and how he has stayed active in the industry by creating his own business, Soulsystem Orchestras.
Show Thumbnail Creative Cover Contest Finals

This show announced the finalists and winner in the $1,000 Creative Cover Contest by a roundtable of All Star judges including JR Robinson, Gannin Arnold, Tim Landers, Cobus Potgieter and Don Lombardi.
Show Thumbnail Morgan Agren with David Elitch

Morgan sits down with David Elitch for an interview, jam and Q & A. He opens with a wild solo, talks about how he started playing drums and discusses how he went from playing in a Frank Zappa cover band to actually meeting Frank and playing with him.
Show Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter - Three Announcements

Cobus explains his new kit and set up, answers questions as well as gives a few lessons on some of his covers.
Show Thumbnail Fender Foundation Charity Event

DC supported the foundation by streaming a special concert from our studio. The evening featured a band concert with Terry Bozzio and Alex Acuna joining in to play with Gannin Arnold, Tim Landers and Cobus Potgieter on drums.
Show Thumbnail Chad Wackerman with Terry Bozzio

From DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio there is an amazing drum jam as these long-time friends and Zappa alumni get together. Chad is on the DC Faculty and is one of the most versatile drummers of all time.
Show Thumbnail Zoro with Host Terry Bozzio

Zoro talks about how he met Lenny Kravitz in high school and his playing career with him, sharing some great behind the scenes and inspirational stories. It’s easy to see why he’s an award-winning author and clinician.
Show Thumbnail JP Bouvet - Winner of the 2011 GC Drum Off - with Host Terry Bozzio

Part of JP Bouvet’s first place prize in the Guitar Center Drum Off was a live show with Terry Bozzio. It turned out to be educational, entertaining and a great way for future contestants to get an insight into what it takes to win the Guitar Center Drum Off.
Show Thumbnail Cobus LIVE - The 2012 NAMM Review and Drum Lesson

Episode 2 of the Cobus Potgieter Live show on DC will be Cobus' NAMM Review, with artist interviews, show highlights, drum lesson and more!
Show Thumbnail Cobus LIVE with Tony Royster Jr.

Cobus kicked off his new show on DC with special guest Tony Royster Jr. This was Episode 1, with an interview, drum jam, and more!
Show Thumbnail 1,000 Solo Contest Finals

Drum Channel launched a contest asking drummers to submit their best solo, with the winners being judged by a panel of Pro drummers including Rick Latham, Mike Cosgrove, Terry Bozzio, Don Lombardi and Cobus Potgieter. Watch the recap as they critique the finalists' videos and pick the winner.
Show Thumbnail Hannah Ford and Nik West on DC LIVE with Host Cobus Potgieter

Hannah Ford and bassist/vocalist Nik West join together in a performance and chat with a great band.
Show Thumbnail Jimmy DeGrasso on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

One of rock drumming seasoned pros, Jimmy DeGrasso (Ozzy Ozbourne, Suicidal Tendencies, Megadeth, Alice Cooper) joins Terry for an interview and jam.
Show Thumbnail Mika Fineo, Phil Buckman and Dan Lutz with Host Cobus Potgieter

Mika has a short break from touring with Filter, so he expanded on his Secrets From The Pros lessons in this DC LIVE show with special guest bassists Phil Buckman (also of Filter) and Dan Lutz.
Show Thumbnail The Shuffle" with James Gadson and Tony Braunagel

Shuffle Masters Tony Braunagel and James Gadson share tips and tricks for playing the shuffle, then give a drum lesson to newcomer Cobus Potgieter on this fundamental rhythm.
Show Thumbnail Trevor Lawrence Jr. with Host Terry Bozzio

Trevor's career as a drummer and producer has him working with everyone from Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre, to Alicia Keys and Mariah Carey - and the list of names goes on and on. Trevor talks about his recent tour with Herbie Hancock, his latest projects, and performs LIVE with rapper Stix and a full band.
Show Thumbnail Al Wilson of Taylor Swift

We had a DC LIVE show planned and Al Wilson came to visit a few minutes before air time, so we decided to bring him on as our special guest. You’ll learn how he got the gig with Taylor Swift and hear some real life experiences from on the road.
Show Thumbnail Joe Hardy with Host Terry Bozzio

Joe is a gigging drummer in L.A. and you will be amazed at his technique, feel and ability to adapt to any situation and let nothing get in his way.
Show Thumbnail Jonathan Moffett with Danny Seraphine & Cobus Potgieter

Drummer, producer and songwriter Jonathan "Sugarfoot" Moffett has worked with the biggest names in the industry. In this show he honors one of his own personal drum heroes, Danny Seraphine. They discuss how Danny influenced Jonathan's playing, perform a drum jam, give newcomer Cobus Potgieter a lesson, and take a surprise call from Narada Michael Walden.
AAF Alien Ant Farm Contest Finals *FREE*

An All-Star panel of judges choose the winner who receives $2,000 in prizes. You will learn a lot from the judges critique, which includes Rick Latham, JR Robinson and Cobus Potgieter, with AAF joining in from their tourbus while on the road.
Show Thumbnail Gannin Arnold Trio with Cobus Potgieter & Nia Lovelis

Cobus jams for the first time with Gannin Arnold and Tim Landers. Special guest Nia Lovelis of Cherri Bomb also plays, and they discuss the drummer’s role in a band and what professional musicians look for in a drummer.
Show Thumbnail Gil Sharone and Stanton Moore - Interview and Performance

Voted #1 Funk Drummer in the 2011 Drummies, Stanton joins up with Gil (whose DVD Wicked Beats was also voted #1) to jam, discuss their careers as performers and educators, and give a few lessons on Reggae and New Orleans Funk drumming.
Show Thumbnail Steven Spence of Black Tide with Host Cobus Potgieter and Terry Bozzio

The ten minute opening jam turned into thirty minutes as Cobus and Steven could not stop. They talked about their careers and Terry Bozzio joins in the conversation with the trio jamming at the end of the show.
Show Thumbnail Eric Moore Interview & Performance

Eric took a quick break from Suicidal Tendencies to talk about what he has done to become a pro and he answers the question, “What is Gospel Chops?” Great, blistering performance and interview.
Show Thumbnail Air Drum Battle Contest Finals *FREE*

Ari Gold, star of Adventures of Power movie, with Special Guest judges Danny Seraphine, Terry Bozzio, Claude Coleman and Cobus Potgieter, select the Grand Prize Winner of a 7-piece drumset.
Atom Willard Thumbnail Cobus Potgieter and Atom Willard

Atom Willard (Angels & Airwaves, The Offspring) visits DC to talk with Cobus about writing drum parts for original material and performing with Angels & Airwaves. There is also a drum duet/jam and a surprise performance at the end.
Rich Redmond Rich Redmond of Jason Aldean on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

Touring with Jason Aldean, Rich talks about life on the road and in the studio, and discusses what he calls "The Money Beats."
Show Thumbnail Rex Hardy of American Idol on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

What is a day like on America's #1 TV show?  Rex Hardy, drummer for Mary J. Blige and American Idol, discusses the versatility necessary to perform on Idol, how to play with a click track, and breaks down a few of his go-to beats.
Show Thumbnail Matt Halpern of Periphery on DC LIVE with Raanen Bozzio & Host Terry Bozzio

Prog rocker Matt Halpern comes to DC for a special episode of DC LIVE. Includes interview and drum jam with Raanen and Terry Bozzio.
Show Thumbnail Chad Szeliga on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio and Special Guests Danny Seraphine & Jimmy Chamberlin

Chad Szeliga of Breaking Benjamin joins Terry in the DC Studios for a very entertaining episode of DC LIVE, including special guests Jimmy Chamberlin and Danny Seraphine.
Show Thumbnail John Wackerman DC Audition Contest Finale on DC LIVE

Congratulations to winner Luis Arturo, who will be coming to the DC Studios to perform on John's Duets Vol. 2 DVD. Watch the All-Star panel of judges as they talk about their own audition experiences and critique the video submissions. A highly educational and entertaining show for any musician who has ever auditioned or will in the future.
Show Thumbnail Dave Elitch on DC LIVE

Dave Elitch lays a foundation and keeps it solid with jam maestros The Mars Volta. Hear how he got the gig and how he perfects his technique, and watch a massive drum jam with Dave and Terry Bozzio on this special DC LIVE show.
Show Thumbnail Gil Sharone of Stolen Babies & Host Curt Bisquera on DC LIVE *FREE*

Drum Channel hosted drummer Gil Sharone, formerly of Dillinger Escape Plan, currently in Stolen Babies and Maynard James Keenan's (TOOL) band Puscifer, and just recorded with OTEP. Curt Bisquera was the Master of Ceremonies for this event, and also joined in with Gil after the interview for an unforgettable jam! 
Show Thumbnail Neil Peart, Doane Perry & Terry Bozzio on DC LIVE/a>

DC Live Show with Neil Peart of Rush, Doane Perry of Jethro Tull and Terry Bozzio. The guys talk about Progressive Rock while answering questions from DC members. After the discussion they jam for 15 minutes.
Show Thumbnail Jonathan Moffett on DC LIVE

Drum Channel was honored to have Jonathan "Sugarfoot" Moffett in our studios for a special DC LIVE event. Jonathan played with Michael Jackson for over 30 years as well as playing with Elton John, Cameo, Madonna, George Michael, Janet Jackson and many others.
Show Thumbnail Ronald Bruner Jr., Marvin "Smitty" Smith & Will Kennedy on DC LIVE

DC Live Show with Ronald Bruner Jr. along with some of his drumming idols Marvin "Smitty" Smith, Will Kennedy, Terry Bozzio, and Ronald Bruner Sr.
Show Thumbnail Tony Royster Jr. & Host Curt Bisquera on DC LIVE

Curt and Tony sit down for an interview where they answered questions from DC Members! Tony Royster Jr. also has a jam session with Terry Bozzio, Curt Bisquera, and surprise guest Ronald Bruner!
Show Thumbnail Daniel Glass on DC LIVE with Host Don Lombardi - Parts 1 & 2

Daniel Glass is an award-winning drummer, author, historian and educator. He is widely recognized as one of today's foremost authorities on classic American drumming. A member of the pioneering swing group Royal Crown Revue since 1994, Daniel has recorded and performed all over the world with any top artists.
Show Thumbnail Derek Roddy (Serpents Rise and Hate Eternal) & Marco Minnemann on DC LIVE with Host Don Lombardi

Derek is most widely known as a phenomenal, extreme speed drummer in the Death Metal community, keeping up his astonishing speed for minutes on end. Performing with such bands as Hate Eternal, Malevolent Creation, Aurora Borealis, Divine Empire and others. However, Derek's drumming talent isn't relegated to Metal alone as his technically refined drumming style spans from Jazz to Blues to Rock with a constant drive to better oneself, the will to control his playing and eagerness to explore and sometimes expand the boundaries in music.
Show Thumbnail Brendan Buckley (of Shakira) & Mario Calire (of Ozomatli) on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisequera

Shakira's Brendan Buckley and Ozomatli's Mario Calire stopped in to the studios for DC LIVE. The two had an extensive interview with host Curt Bisquera before rocking the house in a three-way drum jam also featuring Terry Bozzio.
Show Thumbnail Bennie Rodgers (Mariah Carey) & Jay Weinberg (E Street Band) on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisquera

Host Curt Bisquera interviewed and jammed with Mariah Carey's drummer Bennie Rodgers, along with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's Jay Weinberg.
Show Thumbnail Atom Willard of Angels and Airwaves on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisquera

Drummer Atom Willard of Angels and Airwaves jammed and chatted with host Curt Bisquera. Atom has also played with Rocket from the Crypt, Alkaline Trio, The Special Goodness, The Offspring, and Social Distortion.
Show Thumbnail Cole Marcus on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

At just eleven years of age, Cole Marcus continues to impress worldwide audiences and the entertainment industry with his genius talent, and has become established internationally as a serious artist.
Show Thumbnail Brandon Saller of Atreyu on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

Brandon Saller has been playing drums since the age of 12 and at 18 turned pro. His big break came in 1998 with the Metalcore band Atreyu. Not only a self-taught drummer, Brandon also plays guitar and bass and is becoming a more prolific vocalist with Atreyu as well as a creative artist in the medium of painting.
Show Thumbnail Ray Luzier of Korn on DC LIVE with Hosts Yael & Curt Bisquera

Drummer Ray Luzier of Korn had a good 'ole time with drum goddess Ya'el and Curt Bisquera. Check out the shredtastic jam at the end!
Show Thumbnail Peter Erskine & Judd Miller on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

Terry Bozzio interviewed and played with legendary drummer Peter Erskine along with Judd Miller on EVS.
Show Thumbnail JR Robinson on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisquera

JR Robinson graced the DC studios with a live interview and performance, Hosted by Curt Bisquera.
Show Thumbnail Jon Wilkes of The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus & DJ Capone on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisquera

Jon Wilkes of The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus made an appearance in the Drum Channel studios with his musical accomplice, DJ Capone. The two performed an amazing Drummer Vs. DJ show. They also sat down with host Curt Bisquera and had a LIVE chat - where they answered viewer's questions.
Show Thumbnail Gregg Bissonette & Lenny Castro on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisquera

Drum Channel hosted another LIVE event, this time featuring current Spinal Tap drummer Gregg Bissonette, as well as Curt Bisquera and Lenny Castro. DC's Artist in Residence Terry Bozzio also sat in with the guys as they answered DC User questions, talked about their funniest gigs, their most awkward auditions, and much, much more! The guys also get on Terry's "Barney Rubble" kit and have a 45 minute jam session.
Show Thumbnail Glen Sobel on DC LIVE with Host Terry Bozzio

Glen has toured with bands like Sixx AM (with Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue), Kottonmouth Kings and Beautiful Creatures. Glen recently toured with American Idol finalist Elliot Yamin as well as playing drums on the new version of the "Monday Night Football" theme on ESPN. Watch Glen on Art of Drumming as he gets interviewed by Terry Bozzio. Dont miss out on the jam at the end!
Show Thumbnail Freddie Gruber on DC LIVE with Former Students

Freddie Gruber paid a visit to the Drum Channel studio with some of his former students - Johnny "Vatos" Hernandez, Mike Baird, Burleigh Drummond, Joey Heredia and Don Lombardi. Johnny Vatos and Burleigh Drummond did some jamming, and the whole gang sat down for a long chat about Freddie's career, technique, and life.
Show Thumbnail Tom Brechtlein & Reggie Hamilton on DC LIVE with Host Curt Bisquera

Curt Bisquera hosted another thrilling DC LIVE - this time with guests Tom Brechtlein of Chick Corea and bassist Reggie Hamilton. The three answered TONS of questions from DC Members and did some jamming.
Show Thumbnail Zigaboo Modeliste, Jim Keltner, Jonathan Moffett & James Gadson

With Zigaboo Modeliste in the spotlight, this is the first in an inspiring and educational four-part roundtable discussion.
Show Thumbnail Interview with Nick Mason of Pink Floyd

In a very rare interview, Nick Mason sits down with Terry Bozzio to talk about his experiences with Pink Floyd and his early days as a drummer.
Show Thumbnail Thomas Pridgen Invades NAMM

Thomas runs wild on the 2012 NAMM Show floor talking to everyone from Jonathan Moffett, Tony Royster Jr., Vinny and Carmine Appice, Kenny Aronoff, Tre Cool, Jason Bittner and plenty more.
Show Thumbnail Freddie Gruber Interview - A Four Part Interview with Don Lombardi

This four-part interview honoring the legendary drum teacher Freddie Gruber will air every Monday in December.
Show Thumbnail In Memory of Freddie Gruber - Interview **FREE**

This interview honors the passing of a "Legendary Teacher of Legendary Drummers," which is the title of Neil Peart's memoriam article accompanying the interview. The entire two hour, one-on-one interview with Freddie Gruber and Don Lombardi will air in four parts each Monday in December.
Show Thumbnail Christoph Schneider, Thomas Lang and Terry Bozzio

Christoph Schneider, of the German industrial powerhouse band Rammstein, sits down with Austrian drumming legend Thomas Lang and Terry Bozzio in this special roundtable to discuss the core nature of art and music.
Show Thumbnail Interview with Alex Gonzalez of Mana

this five part in-depth interview, Alex discusses his life, his career and his experiences in the band Mana. It is educational and inspirational.
Show Thumbnail Jim Chapin - One Hour Conversation

The late, legendary Jim Chapin shares stories and insights in this entertaining interview. He discusses his life experience during the golden years of Jazz and shares amazing stories about Gene Krupa, Chick Webb and Sanford Moeller.
Show Thumbnail Roundtable Discussion with Jim Keltner, Matt Chamberlain, Ralph Humphrey & Thomas Pridgen

Killer show – do not miss this roundtable. There’s no shredding and no chops, but this amazing group of drummers are definitely in a deep groove as they tell you what’s happening. Straight talk, inspirational and educational. Hang with the best drummers in the world.
Show Thumbnail Chad Smith & The Bombastic Meatbats with Guest Stephen Perkins

Chad Smith of The Red Hot Chili Peppers sits down with Stephen Perkins of Jane's Addiction for an interview, then Chad and The Meatbats rock the house. It’s loose and fun, it’s what a live show is.
Show Thumbnail Peter Erskine Interview with Don Lombardi

Host Don Lombardi talks with Peter Erskine about his amazing career and his commitment as an educator. Includes a quick lesson on time subdivisions and playing with brushes, plus insightful and humorous stories that span Peter's legendary career.
James Gadson James Gadson - R & B Legend

James Gadson is one of the most recorded drummers in the history of R&B. He's played with Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, BB King and Paul McCartney to name a few. This DC Original Series Show includes an in-depth interview, a drum jam and a surprise call from Jim Keltner.
James Gadson The Chad Smith Show - Pro Drum Shop's 50th Anniversary *FREE*

Great stories with Brooks Wackerman, James Gadson, and a long list of All-Star customers of Pro Drum. Chad Smith of The Red Hot Chili Peppers hosts and plays with The Bombastic Meatbats.
Show Thumbnail Jimmy Cobb 'In The Spotlight' Roundtable - Parts 1-6

Host Peter Erskine is joined by Jeff Hamilton and Roy McCurdy to honor Jimmy along with John Giannelli and Carl Shroeder reuniting the Sarah Vaughan trio and performing with Jimmy. A six part DC Original Show.
Show Thumbnail Chester Thompson Interview with Host Terry Bozzio - Parts 1-4

Chester Thompson does it all... Jazz, Rock, Pop, Gospel, both on drumset and percussion. He's played with everyone from Weather Report to Frank Zappa, Genesis, Phil Collins and Neil Diamond. An amazing 4 part, one-on-one interview with Terry Bozzio.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Kenny Aronoff

In this episode of The Chad Smith Show, Kenny sits down with Chad for some in-depth discussion of the ins and outs of the music industry, what it takes to stay at the top of your game and how to have fun while you're at it. Kenny also joins Chad with The Bombastic Meatbats for a rockin', high-impact jam session.
Show Thumbnail Jim Keltner, Ralph Humphrey & Terry Bozzio Roundtable

Jim Keltner, Ralph Humphrey and Terry Bozzio join together in a roundtable discussion at the Los Angeles Music Academy. Topics of this amazing three part series include: The Importance of Studying, How Jim Got Into the Studio, Jim Learns Rock from John and George, The Importance of a Jazz Influence, Preparation Meets Opportunity, Life with the Click Track, and much, much more.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Stephen Perkins and Taylor Hawkins Episodes 1-7

The Chad Smith Show - Chad talks to Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, Jane's Addiction drummer Stephen Perkins, Gary Novak and Terry Bozzio who all have been involved in so many projects.
Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith Show with Brooks Wackerman Episodes 1-7

Get ready for another riveting season of the Chad Smith Show - This time with Bad Religion drummer Brooks Wackerman. This is a 7 episode series. Warning, Adult Language, Viewer Discretion Advised. 
Show Thumbnail Lenny White Round Table Episodes 1-4
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Show Thumbnail The Chad Smith App
This is a new clip for The Chad Smith App that we are also posting in DC shorts. See the complete backstage interview in parts 1, 2 &3 of Chad on tour with the Red Hot Chili Peppers in DC TV.
Show Thumbnail Rush RockWalk Induction
Renowned Rock Trio Rush to be Inducted into Guitar Center’s Historic RockWalk Ceremony. Check out Neil's shows and Master Classes on DC.
Show Thumbnail Mickey Hart On The Road with The Mickey Hart Band
Terry Bozzio interviews Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart about his new album, the inspiration for his recent works, Mickey's work as an author, and his experiences during one of the most interesting times in recent music history.
Show Thumbnail Chad Sexton On The Road with 311
Cobus Potgieter interviews Chad before the 311 soundcheck, then they have a chance to go over his massive set-up.
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Thumbnail Jason Bittner of Shadows Fall - On The Road *FREE*
Jason explains his warm-up routine, how he started playing drums and began to develop his own style, his role as a drum instructor, and some of the finer points of the economy in this two-part show.
Show Thumbnail Ray Luzier of Korn - On The Road *FREE*
Catch up with Ray as he shares some in-depth insight into his own playing, his experience as an educator, and takes you aboard the Korn tourbus.
Show Thumbnail Rich Russo of Andrew WK - On The Road
Hang out with Rich backstage at the Warped Tour as he talks about his drum setup, his routine on the road, who influences him, and what he thinks about drum lessons.
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Thumbnail Michael McDermott of Bouncing Souls - On The Road
Catch up with Bouncing Souls drummer Michael McDermott backstage at the Warped Tour. Michael talks about his gear and his favorite drummers on the tour as he gets started with his day.
Show Thumbnail Jordan Mancino of As I Lay Dying - On The Road, Parts 1&2
DC goes on the road to chat with the bands on Warp Tour. In this edition we catch up with As I Lay Dying's drummer Jordan Mancino. He tells us about his influences and how he got into drumming.
Show Thumbnail Chris Arredondo of The Briggs - On The Road
DC goes on the road to chat with the bands on Warp Tour. In this edition we catch up with Chris Arredondo drummer for The Briggs.
Show Thumbnail Ilan Rubin of Nine Inch Nails - On The Road, Parts 1-3
DC goes on the road to chat with the bands on Warp Tour. In this edition we catch up with Iian Rubin drummer for Nine Inch Nails and The New Regime.
Show Thumbnail Bang! by Street Drum Corp - On The Road
DC goes on the road to chat with the bands on Warp Tour. In this edition we catch up with the members of Bang! by Street Drum Corp.

Bands Some of the best musicians in the world join breaking bands to give you great on-line concerts! If you want us to help launch your band, contact us at "info@drumchannel.com"

Jams This is not a shread fest, check out these musical performances with the Best Drummers in the World - It is hard to believe they are improvising!

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