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earMusic – Al Di Meola – Track-by-Track Interview “Escapado” – New album “OPUS” out now!

Rogers USA returns to the drum market with the re-release of the Dyna-Sonic snare drum. This instrument is a dead ringer for early wood Dyna-Sonics of 1960s — the same model preferred by Buddy Rich for years. It features a re-ringed wood shell, Bread & Butter lugs, a patented snare rail, and Clockface throw off. A vintage-styled Black Pearl wrap completes the look. Loose to tight, the Dyna-Sonic boasts a wide tuning range and incredible sensitivity thanks to a unique snare rail mechanism.

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Iron City Rocks – Episode 331: Gus G and Al Di Meola

In Episode 331 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined by two amazing guitar players.  First Gus G of Firewind and Ozzy Osbourne’s band joins us to discuss Firewind’s new album, Immortals.  Gus discusses the time between the band’s releases, his new Jackson guitar, plans with Ozzy and much more.  We are then joined by jazz pioneer, Al Di Meola.  Al talks with us about the 40th anniversary of his landmark Elegant Gypsy and his current tour celebrating the platinum release.   Al also talks with us at length…

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No Treble – Giving Notes: An Interview with Rufus Philpot

Rufus Philpot is a bassist that has perspective. Born in London, he cut his teeth in England before taking his career to New York City and all the adventures that entails. A move to L.A. several years ago has further cemented him into an in-demand musical director and session player. Along the way he’s seen the rest of the world from the bandstand. His resumé includes work with some of the industry’s top musicians including Allan Holdsworth, Al Di Meola, Virgil Donati, Randy Brecker, Roy Ayers, Paul Jackson Jr. and…

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