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05.25.2011| By Ryan Smith|
May 21, 2011 Montclair State University – Montclair, NJ This was the first time in about 3-4 years that I’ve been back at the Modern Drummer Fest and back to MSU. It was great to see this campus again and it has been growing and rebuilding ever since. Last year, Shure sent a boatload of mics to the event. This year, due to the fact that 2 Shure artists were on the bill, I decided it would be good to come out and support. I arrived Friday afternoon and went over to the hall to …tagsBeta 181/CBeta 52ABeta 91ABeta 98AMPBilly WardHoracio "El Negro" HernandezJim RileyKSM313KSM32Modern Drumer FestivalRascal Flatts
05.11.2009| By Shure Notes|
Of Mics and Men There’s the conventional. Now what about the advanced? We talked to three drummers whose approaches to drum miking are as different as their musical odysseys. First, Rascal Flatts’ Jim Riley. Next, ex-Pat Metheny Group sideman and groundbreaking percussionist Paul Wertico. And finally, British touring band favorite Simon Phillips, currently living in the USA working on his own solo projects. Shure enthusiasts all, here’s what they had to say. Jim Riley Bandleader, Rascal Flatts drummer Jim was born in Boston, Massachusetts and from an early age, showed real interest in music. He …