A podcast hosted by Damon Grant and Marcos Torres, two NYC based percussionists interviewing other musicians who have the view from behind. Guests will be mostly other percussion players and anyone else who hits, scratches, and shakes things for a living.
#204 Alan Evans: Drummer for Soulive, Recording Engineer, Record Label Owner & More!
Damon gets to interview Alan and he talks about co-founding Soulive, recording, his family, running a record label, owning a studio, wings and more! There's other segments like: gig alerts, educational spotlight, product reviews, an iconic recording and music news.
#203 Jason Ihnat: Percussionist, Educator, Composer & More!
Damon gets to talk to Jason about being in Michigan in times of covid, scheduling things, teaching high school, college, and drum corps. Performing with symphonic groups and an NFL drumline. Doing all of that and balancing with a family and so much more. There's other segments like: Happy Birthday, educational spotlights, product reviews, music news and others.
#202 Robert Dillon & Peter Martin: Percussionists for the Third Coast Percussion Ensemble!
Damon gets to talk to Peter and Rob about playing percussion, making it a business, their new world premiere, gear, and much more! There are other segments like: R.I.P., gig alerts, educational spotlight, helping others, transcriptions, music news and more!
#201 Darren Hazlett: Percussionist, Writer, & Educator at West Chester University!
Damon gets to talk to Darren about teaching, writing, Blast!, drum corps, Umass and other adventures. There's also other segments like R.I.P., gig alerts, educational spotlights, product reviews, an iconic recording and music news.
#200 Richie Flores: Percussionist for Eddie Palmieri, Dave Valentin, Caribbean Jazz Project & More!
Damon gets to talk to Richie about his upbringing, artists and musicians he's worked with, using rudiments on the congas, his inspirations and more. There are other segments like: gig alerts, educational spotlights, an iconic recording, and music news.
#199 Brian Frasier-Moore: Drummer for Madonna, Justin Timberlake, Janet Jackson & More!
Damon gets to talk to Brian about touring, his new adventures in recording, his consultation service, new album, custom snare drum, upcoming PASIC clinic and more. There are other segments like gig alerts, educational spotlight, product review, iconic recording and music news.