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Mike “The Sack” Fasano – Drummer

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Mike Fasano
Mike “The Sack” Fasano has done his share of time playing the drums, both touring and recording for quite a few bands: Gilby Clark (formerly of Gun’s N’ Roses) Tiger Army Roxie 77 Don Felder (formerly of Eagles fame) Warrant (he was the 7th, 9th & 11th drummer) Currently Mike is back in the HOT [...]

Robin Diaz – Drummer

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Robin Diaz
Robin Diaz grew up in the Southgate suburb of Los Angeles. Southgate is notorious for being a rough neighborhood, so Diaz spent his time indoors playing along on drums to his favorite records – Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Kiss, Radiohead and Smashing Pumpkins were all part of his repertoire. Eventually Diaz started playing in a [...]

Butch Norton – Drummer/Percussionist

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Butch Norton
Butch Norton hails from the San Francisco bay area where he first started banging on suitcases, pots and pans when he was 6 years old. Butch saw the infamous ed Sullivan/beatles performance, on the family “sears” television, and he was off to the races. A series of stints in garage and professional bands led him [...]

Win a Pork Pie Snare Drum on Drumsmack TV

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Pork Pie Percussion has generously offered to give the hand made snare drum shown in the below video away to a Drumsmack TV viewer. Enter the drawing below! Enter the Drawing: * indicates required Email Address * First Name Last Name The Pork Pie Percussion Crew HAND SIGNING this Snare Drum: Terms: One Drumsmack TV [...]

Episode 43: Peter Erskine and the Frequent Flyer Kit

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Always so much fun when Peter Erskine joins us in the Drumsmack TV studio! Peter joined us for the full hour, even jumping in and helping us out with the news. With the news out of the way, we got into Peter’s memoir on his times with Weather Report, No Beethoven. Jeff pulled some specific [...]

Homero Chavez – Drummer/Percussionist/Educator

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Homero Chavez was born in El Paso, Texas. He began his music career in Cd. Juárez México as a trumpet player in the city’s premier marching band, La Banda Juvenil Municipal, under the direction of the renowned orchestra leader Cayetano López. At the age of thirteen Homero joined La Orquesta Juvenil de La Universidad Autónoma [...]