Drum Magazine May 2018 Issue Preview

Coming In The May 2018 Issue Of Drum ***This issue will receive bonus distribution at the Connecticut Drum Show!*** On the Cover: Cindy Blackman Santana We catch up with Santana drummer Cindy Blackman Santana, who was mentored early on by Tony Williams and has a long list of album and touring credits in both jazz (Pharoah […]

Drum Magazine April 2018 Issue Preview

Coming In The April 2018 Issue Of Drum **Special Rhythm Sections Issue** On the Cover: Jojo Mayer & John Davis Drumming virtuoso Mayer and bassist extraordinaire Davis are the driving forces behind Nerve, the shape-shifting improvisational band that incorporates rock, jazz, funk, house, and dubstep. Drum Magazine sat down with Nerve’s roguish rhythm section to discuss […]

Drum Magazine January 2018 Issue Preview

Coming In The January 2018 Issue Of Drum Special Focus: Cajon Culture Features Mona Tavakoli: The Los Angeles–based percussionist, singer, and music educator is well known for her artistry on the cajon, having brought the instrument into the realms of pop and rock through her longtime collaboration with Jason Mraz and her band, Raining Jane. She is […]


Andy Doerschuk, who founded Drum magazine along with publisher Phil Hood, has announced his retirement from the Editor-in-Chief position he has held for 27 years, effective December 31, 2017. Doerschuk and Hood met as staff colleagues at Guitar Player Incorporated (GPI) in the late 1980s.  Each brought deep hands-on knowledge of music and magazines to […]