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 …

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What I Learned From Hanging With Calvin Rodgers

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Calvin Rodgers is, without a doubt, one of today’s greatest drummers. Period. I had the privilege of hanging with Calvin and his drum tech, Rich, for their stop in Toronto on the Festival of Praise Tour. We have an interview with Calvin that we’ll publish at a later date, but I wanted to record and share some raw thoughts/reflections and pics/videos from …

Hillsong United’s Drummer Simon Kobler Explains His Drum Set Up

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On February 14, Hillsong United released their much anticipated album, Live in Miami. It is the first ever full-length recording of UNITED on tour. [tentblogger-youtube yA9KyLsqFVg] If you haven’t purchased the new live album, you can grab it on iTunes Canada  or  US. Simon Kobler Hillsong United’s current and awesome drummer is none other than Simon Kobler. Here are some …

This Drummer is at the Wrong Gig!

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Have you ever gone to a concert expecting one thing only to experience something totally different? How about church? Have you ever walked into a church service and realize that “one of these things is not like the other”? [tentblogger-youtube ItZyaOlrb7E] I’m still laughing at how unexpected this was! Do you think this drummer would make a great worshipdrummer? Why …

Has This Ever Happened To You?

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Here’s a tweet we received a few days ago from @standpanicker: [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/#!/stanpanicker/status/62611141767073792″] Take a look at his snare… So the question is, has this ever happened to anyone in the middle of a worship set? Let’s hear your stories!!! 3-2-1 GO!