Monthly Archives: January 2014

Episode 43 : Poogie Bell

In Episode 43, Tom talks to Poogie Bell about his love of Japan, drumming aged 16 months old, music crossing boundaries, his influences, working with Marcus Miller and the TV show ‘How It’s Made’! Another great interview!

Check out Poogie’s main website at www.poogiebell.net and make sure you ‘Like’ the Poogie Bell Band’s Facebook page here!

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Buy the latest Poogie Bell Band album, ‘Suga Top’ in MP3 form directly from Amazon by clicking the link below :

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Episode 42 : Graham Hopkins

In Episode 42, Chris talks to Graham Hopkins about his early influences (especially his father Des), being in Therapy? (the band!), Matt Sorum, Festivals, the David Letterman Show, American Hustle and his calendar collecting friend Ger! Another great Episode!

Check out Graham’s main website at www.grahamhopkinsdrummer.com. Also check out and ‘like’ the following bands that Graham is in on Facebook : The Swell Season, The Frames, Glen Hansard and Square Pegs.

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Buy the latest album by The Swell Season, ‘Strict Joy’ featuring Graham on drums in MP3 form directly from Amazon by clicking the link below :

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Episode 41 : Jeff Queen

In Episode 41, new GTDS co-presenter Tom talks to Snare Drum Maestro Jeff Queen about his career, drum lessons, technique, drum corps, Breaking Bad and comics!

Check out his main website at www.jeffqueen.com!

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Check out Jeff’s video for his solo ‘Double Flag’ from PASIC 2010 here :

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Episode 40 : Florian Alexandru-Zorn

In Episode 40, Chris talks to Florian Alexandru-Zorn about his early influences, playing the brushes, his books and current DVD, ‘The Brush Secret’, his upcoming signature Meinl Cymbal and James Bond Movies! Another great Episode!

Check out Florian’s main website at www.brushplaying.com and also his Facebook page here.

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Check out the great trailer for his DVD out now called ‘The Brush Secret’ below :

Here is the brand new trailer for his upcoming DVD called ‘The Brush Revolution’ :

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Episode 39 : Todd Sucherman

In Episode 39, Chris talks to Todd Sucherman about his early life behind the drums, upcoming parenthood, calling bingo in German, working with Brian Wilson and Spinal Tap, unfunny comedies and the amazing Breaking Bad!

Check out Todd’s website at www.toddsucherman.com and make sure you ‘like’ his Facebook page here.

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Buy the latest Taylor Mills album, ‘Under the Surface’ featuring Todd on drums in MP3 form directly from Amazon by clicking the link below :

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