Nate Simith + KINFOLK

Nate Simith + KINFOLK

WEDNESDAY OPENING NIGHT CONCERT ABOUT THE ARTIST: For nearly two decades, Nate Smith has been a key piece in reinvigorating the international music scene with his visceral, instinctive, and deep-rooted style of drumming. He holds a diverse and ample résumé — which...
Tommy Aldridge

Tommy Aldridge

ABOUT THE CLINIC: Tommy will perform along with recorded tracks highlighting his 50+ year career as well as his diversity across musical genres.  He will also discuss his keys to longevity and success in the music business. Tommy is sponsored by Yamaha, Paiste, Remo,...
Daxx Nielsen

Daxx Nielsen

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Growing up in a house full of musical instruments, Daxx gravitated towards the drums at a very early age. After high school Daxx traveled the US extensively with his original band, Harmony Riley. Over a period of 5 years Harmony Riley recorded 2 full...
Jimmy Chamberlin

Jimmy Chamberlin

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Grammy Award winning musician, writer, producer, and educator.   As the propulsive engine driving the Smashing Pumpkins, Jimmy Chamberlin earned respect as one of the most popular, influential drummers of the ’90s. The importance of...
Stephen Perkins

Stephen Perkins

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Born in Los Angeles, Perkins’ picked up drumsticks at the age of eight. His first public drum performance was at his Bar Mitzvah1980 in front of family and friends. His passion for playing the drums led him to purchase his first drum set bought at...