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10 women drummers who are inspiring the next generation of musicians
10 women drummers who are inspiring the next generation of musicians
At this point, many of us are aware that the music industry is male-dominated when it comes to band leaders. However, when you look at musicians drumming at the back of the stage, there are even fewer women in that position. By showcasing some of our favorite women in the drumming world today, we're proving that ladies can beat the skins with ease and are so cool, they’ll make young people everywh
20 pop-punk drummers who set the beat for the whole genre
20 pop-punk drummers who set the beat for the whole genre
If you’ve been a pop-punk fan for quite some time now, we’re willing to bet it was a fast, upbeat song that first made you fall in love with the genre. You probably still remember the jolt of energy you felt when your now-favorite songs blasted through your speakers for the first time, and you of course remember how fun it was to mosh and jump along to them at shows (yes, even after not having bee
How well do you remember “Love Like Woe” by the Ready Set?
How well do you remember “Love Like Woe” by the Ready Set?
The Ready Set, aka singer Jordan Witzigreuter, released his hit single “Love Like Woe” 10 years ago today.  The I’m Alive, I’m Dreaming track’s zombie-themed music video premiered on Myspace the following day and caught lots of attention for the song’s catchy chorus, as well as Pete Wentz’s creepy cameo. TRS even shared a special international music vide...
Nekokat (Ready Set & Summer Set members) premiere “Don’t Be Loud” video
Nekokat (Ready Set & Summer Set members) premiere “Don’t Be Loud” video
Nekokat—the new band featuring Jess Bowen from the Summer Set and Jordan Witzigreuter from the Ready Set—are teaming up with AP to bring you a new acoustic video for “Don’t Be Loud.” The song is taken from the band’s latest EP, Communication, which came out this past summer on Razor & Tie. (Get it here.) Check out the video and let ...
The Summer Set’s Jess Bowen opens up about same-sex marriage ruling: “I was so ecstatic”
The Summer Set’s Jess Bowen opens up about same-sex marriage ruling: “I was so ecstatic”
A special piece by the Summer Set drummer Jess Bowen: June 26, 2015 will be a day I remember and cherish for the rest of my life. As I woke up in a hotel room in San Antonio to the sound of my alarm clock, I noticed several missed calls and texts on my phone from friends asking me if I had heard the news. Whe ...
The Summer Set’s Jess Bowen, others to be featured in Hit Like A Girl drumming competition video
The Summer Set’s Jess Bowen, others to be featured in Hit Like A Girl drumming competition video
Jess Bowen of the Summer Set and Beyoncé's Venzella Joy will be among the female drummers featured in Hit Like A Girl's new video, which premieres tomorrow, June 2, at 9:00 a.m. PDT. The eight-minute clip tells the story of Hit Like A Girl and showcases female drumming in the 21st Century.  Read more: Science shows how dr... Read More ... Read More ...