Andy Harrison - Planetshakers

Drum Feature with Andy Harrison – Come Right Now (Planetshakers)

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It’s no secret that we’ve been long time fans of Planetshakers and Andy Harrison’s drumming. We’ve done “behind the scenes” segments with their drummers at their Awakening conference and we’ve even had Andy as a guest on the WDPodcast. We’re at the beginning of a new week and we wanted to inspire you all with this incredible video of Andy rocking out to Come Right Now, …

Josh Freddy - Vertical Church Band

Episode 009: How To Prepare for a Live Recording with Joshua Freddy (Vertical Church Band)

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When Vertical Church Band’s latest album, Frontiers, released back in July, I was blown away by how good the drums sounded so we decided to take some time to talk to their drummer and our friend, Joshua Freddy, to dig a little deeper into what it took them to achieve that beautiful sound! Show Sponsor If you’re interested in sponsoring an episode of The …

Austin Davis

Episode 007 – A Coffee With Austin Davis (Kari Jobe)

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  A Coffee Meet Up With Austin Davis We met up with Austin Davis on two occasions recently. The first time was in Hamilton on April 20, 2016. He was playing for Kari Jobe on the Outcry Tour and we filmed a sweet drum gear rundown (link in the show notes down below). The second time came 12 days later when he …

Travis Nunn

Episode 006 – Catching Up With Travis Nunn (Chris Tomlin)

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We’ve had a busy month of worship events in our town and we had some great opportunities to connect with some drummers. This episode features Travis Nunn, drummer for Chris Tomlin. Travis has this maturity about him and we feel it comes across well in our interview. We have lots of goodies (video and pics) for this episode and so be sure …

Paul Mabury

Paul Mabury Talks About “The Biggest Mistake Worship Drummers Make”

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Maybe you didn’t know this before, but Paul Mabury is a Christian and has years of experience playing as a worship drummer. With time spent playing at Hillsong and on many worship albums (some he also produced), when Paul speaks, you learn to listen, and listen closely. This short video is one of those moments where you’ll want to listen. It comes to us …

WorshipDrummer - Tech Setup

What To Do When Things You Can’t Control Go Wrong on Stage

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I like to strive for perfection when it comes to playing drums and everything else that comes along with it. From correctly angled and positioned hardware, to musically tuned drums and cables being plugged in right. However, there are things that you can control and things that you cannot control. 

Let me explain what I mean from a recent experience. So, I was …

David Whitworth

Interview with Bethel Music Drummer David Whitworth – Episode 1: Journey to Bethel

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[this is Episode 1 of a series with Bethel Music’s David Whitworth] We recently sat with Bethel Music drummer David Whitworth. In this first episode, David shares about his upbringing, his time at IHOP (Kansas City), and how he journeyed to Bethel in Redding, CA. What are some takeaways from episode 1 that you will take with you? Feel free …