S1 E6: Rich Redmond of the Jason Aldean Band

Thu Oct 26 2017 (44:54)

Rich Redmond’s drumming is the heartbeat of more than 20 #1 singles, and live performances in front of more than two million people each year. He's recorded and toured for 18 years with the 2016 Country Music Awards Entertainer of the Year, Jason Aldean, and was the same year voted Modern Drummer Country Drummer of the Year. As a producer, Rich leads New Voice Entertainment, developing talent including Thompson Square and Parmalee, resulting in three #1 hits to date. Rich works as a speaker and educator, presenting his CRASH Course For Success. He’s appeared at PASIC, is adjunct faculty at Musicians Institute and Drummers Collective, and writes for Modern Drummer, Drum!, and other magazines. Rich endorses @dwdrums, @sabiancymbals_official, @promarkbydaddario, @remopercussion, @roland_us, @lpmusicofficial, @audiotechnicausa, @cympad, @humesandberg, and @prologixpercussion. Show notes The Rich story richredmond.com 18 years with Jason Aldean Making it as a musician Live setup with Jason Aldean Working with his tech, Jon Hull Working with Pro Mark, DW, and H&B to develop signature gear Pro Mark Rich Redmond Active Grip 595 drumstick https://tinyurl.com/redmond595 DW Black Sheep bass drum beater https://tinyurl.com/dwblksheep Rich’s favorite cymbals: Sabian 20” HHX Evolution Ride http://store.sabian.com/p/20-hhx-evolution-ride Sabian 24” AA Bash Ride http://store.sabian.com/p/24-aa-bash-ride Sabian 21” Holy China http://store.sabian.com/p/21-aa-holy-china Motivational speaking: CRASH Course for Success crashcourseforsuccess.com Rich’s acting career richacts.com Rich’s podcast, Pick Rich’s Brain http://richredmond.com/podcasts/ Drumming in the Modern World: the “keys to the castle” for making it as a drummer in Nashville drumminginthemodernworld.com