Artist Update October / November 2010

    07.11.2010

Artist Update October / November 2010

Nathan Walker has been quite busy throughout 2010. Working with side projects, recording the new Lit album and has begun teaching at southern California’s own "The Music Factory” in Costa Mesa (www.themusicfactoryoc.com). As Lit continues work on their next studio album due out in 2011, Nathan Walker has been working with a group called The Cornfed Project (www.facebook.com/pages/The-Cornfed-Project).

An in your face rock n' roll project to say the least. From flying all over the world this year with Lit and holed up in Nashville to begin recording on the next album, Nathan has begun teaching at southern California's own "The Music Factory" check out the link below for more information on The Music Factory. Also stay Tuned for the new Lit album next year and check the Lit facebook for upcoming shows (www.facebook.com/LitLounge)!

UK Artist Paul Walsham has been busy over the last months touring with Hurts throughout Europe. Check out Paul’s website to get the latest updates: www.paulwalsham.com! (www.informationhurts.com)

“The World is Yours” is the newest baby from Mikkey Dee and his pals from Motörhead – in stores in December 2010. At the same time the album release marks the 35th anniversary of one of Rock’s greatest band. (www.imotorhead.com)

SONOR artist from Italy, Andrea Ge, has announced the launch of his latest book “History and Technique of AFRO & AMERICAN STYLE” [Blues, Reggae, Funk, Disco ’70, Hip-Hop/Rap, Rock-Metal, Afro/Cuban, Brazilian, Jazz]. This drum method is intended as a valid contribution to the development of a modern accompaniment technique. Based on rules, techniques and exercises focused on Afro and American styles it will provide you with a solid foundation on which to build your distinctive musical personality. The method includes a detailed introduction outlining the historical background of each style discussed, musical transcriptions and an audio CD with 155 rhythms plus 46 minus-one.

Andrea Ge is a professional drummer, studied at the NAMM school in Milan with the Italian superstar drummer and instructor Tullio De Piscopo. Over the years, he has gained extensive live and studio experience as well as TV experiences with well-known Italian and international musicians/artists. (www.andreage.com)

On the Cover… Gavin Harrison made it on the cover of UK Rhythm Magazine (November Issue), the same issue offers a test report on our Force 2007 series Rock kit – a 5 Star Review!!! (www.futurenet.com)
Rammstein’s Christoph Schneider is featured in Spanish magazine “Bateria Total”, issue 133 and on newsstands now! (www.mcediciones.com)