Certainly one of metal’s most successful and revered gamers, Mick Thomson’s sport altering, take-no-prisoners approach to metal guitar has influenced countless musicians worldwide, whereas his black gap-heavy de-tuned guitar sound has been an integral a part of Slipknot for greater than twenty years. He has been a featured cowl artist in a few of the most widely learn drum and jazz magazines within the business together with Downbeat (USA), Modern Drummer (USA and Brazil), Percussioni, JazzIt and Drumset (Italy), Drums and Percussion (Germany) and Musico Professional (USA). Antonio has received many international polls and was ranked #1 jazz drummer in Modern Drummer Magazine Readers’ Polls (for 2015 and 2016) and JazzTimes Critics Poll 2015.
Brooklyn-born Patitucci remains the preeminent doubler in bassdom. On the electric bass aspect, he (along with Anthony Jackson) firmly established the 6-string bass guitar, inspiring a generation of chopsters in all kinds through his early solo … Read More