Drummer Connection
Drummer Connection
Login with Facebook Login with DrummerConnection.com

Diddling up your media.. hang on for a sec..
Go to Previous Page Go to Next Page Go to Next Page

Bobby Figueroa - Interview

Date: 01/22/2010 | by King | Viewed 26502 times

Bobby Figueroa - Interview

Since the band was formed in 1961 the Beach Boys have become a staple of American music culture. The group has had thirty-six U.S. Top 40 hits (the most of any U.S. rock band) and fifty-six Hot 100 hits, including four number one singles. They have often been called "America's Band" and Allmusic.com has stated that "the band's unerring ability… made them America's first, best rock band." Although the lineups have changes throughout the years Bobby Figueroa commanded the drums from the mid-seventies until 1990. Now playing with Al Jardine and other artists, Bobby also stays involved in the local community by teaching music at several schools throughout the area Southern California. While at the Los Cabos Drumsticks booth Bobby was kind enough to speak with us about his upcoming album and why Los Cabos is his stick of choice.

Loading Photos...

Paul Quin - Drummer / Music Attorney Interview

Submitted by billy ashbaugh on: Wednesday, Oct 6, 2010

The music industry is made up of various players including individuals, companies, unions, not-for-profit organizations, rights collectives, and other associated bodies. Occasionally professional musicians negotiate their wages, contractual conditions, and other arrangements through Musicians' Unions or other guilds. But the industry also embodies an all too familiar "dark side" filled to the brim with legal pitfalls that the unwary musician can fall into. Issues ranging ... more »

 

Randy Van Patten - Vanz Drumming Interview

Submitted by drumfreak on: Monday, Aug 2, 2010

One note - DrummerConnection.com is not involved in the production or ownership of VanzDrumming.com's new DVD. Here's Randy Van Patten and Jeff Lutz of http://VanzDrumming.com interviewed by http://www.DrummerConnection.com 's Eric Rosebrock (drumfreak) on 07/31/2010. Stay tuned for updates on Randy's new DVD! It's going to be awesome!! more »

 

JoJo Mayer Interview - 05/05/2010

Submitted by drumfreak on: Tuesday, May 11, 2010

On May 5th, 2010, Damian King and Eric Rosebrock from DrummerConnection.com sit down with famed drummer JoJo Mayer for an interview at Seminole Music & Sound.   JoJo Mayer: Secret Weapons for the Modern Drummer     From Wikipedia:   Jojo Mayer (born 18 January 1963) is a highly acclaimed Swiss drummer born in Zurich and currently residing in New York City. Son of a touring musician, Mayer began his career as a ... more »

 

Crush Drums & Percussion - Pre Launch Interview

Submitted by drumfreak on: Friday, May 7, 2010

Crush Drums is an upcoming Drum Company with new and innovative ideas on how to make drum kits better.  Utilizing artist/drummer feedback, Crush Drums has the vision of enhancing and making better quality and more usable products. Stay tuned to http://CrushDrum.com and http://DrummerConnection.com for more information! ⁞ more »

 

Gavin Harrison Interview

Submitted by drumfreak on: Saturday, May 1, 2010

Watch the Gavin Harrison Interview and Drum Kit Tour on Youtube (Same videos as above, just alternate viewing source) Gavin Harrison Interviewed by DrummerConnection.com’s Damian King and Eric ‘drumfreak’ Rosebrock     From Wikipedia.org Gavin Harrison (Harrow, London, England)is a British drummer and percussionist. He is best-known for playing with the British progressive rock band Porcupine Tree which he joined in 2002. As of 2008, he also plays w ... more »

 

Ken Scott - Interview

Submitted by King on: Monday, Jan 25, 2010

Ken Scott knows music. Having worked with some of the most iconic names in the industry it's hard imagining any fan of music in the past 40 years who hasn't heard a song he's produced. Now having been reunited with 5 of the original drummers from his illustrious career Ken has teamed up with Sonic Reality to release Epik Drums. Epik Drums is a virtual instrument/plug-in that provides an assortment of drum samples and audio grooves that will allow the engineer to practice the art o ... more »

 

DrummerConnection.com Search Results

Search results for: "Bobby Figueroa - Interview"

Find More Results...

Drummer Comments (3)

[+] Add Comment


godisagirl Says Re: Regional Havířov - pozvánka

Submitted On: Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014 - 3:51 AM

When Air Force One lands in Estonia's capital Wednesday,
Coach Outlet Online the U.S. message to Vladimir Putin -- only 500 miles away in Moscow -- will be clear: Stay put.Coach OutletPresident Barack Obama's trip to the former Soviet state, ahead of this week's NATO summit in Wales, Coach Factory Outletis meant to reassure nervous Eastern Europe that Putin's support for separatists in Ukraine doesn't mean he has a free pass for territorial gains elsewhere.Coach Outlet OnlineThe warning to Russia was summed up by a top Obama foreign policy adviser last week: "Coach Factory OutletDon't even think about messing around in Estonia or in any of the Baltic areas in the same way that you have been messing around in Ukraine."Coach Outlet Store OnlineAdded to the schedule only last month, Coach Outlet Store Onlinethe stop in Estonia will supplement the message coming from NATO leaders gathering in Cardiff, Wales,Coach Factory Outlet who are set to announce the positioning of troops and equipment closer to Russia in Eastern Europe.Coach OutletThose leaders also must confront the separate threat of militant Islamists making gains in Syria and Iraq,Coach Handbags Outlet prompting more worries for NATO states on the eastern edge of the military alliance.Coach OutletThat's not to mention the very reason for the summit -- to determine how Gucci BeltNATO's mission will proceed in AfghanistanGucci Belts when combat troops depart at the end of the year.Louis Vuitton HandbagsThe global unrest,Coach Outlet causing political strife for Obama in the United States, could provide a new purpose Louis Vuitton Outlet Onlinefor the 65-year-old NATO alliance,Chanel Outlet Online which is suffering an "identity crisis," according to one analyst.Russian official: Louis VuittonRussia is emotionally in Ukraine, its troops are notPutin's actions in Russia have "required NATO to really adapt and change fairly dramatically," Louis Vuitton Outletsaid Heather Conley, who directs the Europe program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington."In some ways,Gucci Belts NATO should thank Vladimir Putin because it was really searching for its purpose," Conley said.Gucci BeltWarning PutinNATO members that border Russia, watching the once-unthinkable breach of Ukraine's borders,Coach Outlet Online are looking to the military alliance to affirm its commitment to Article 5,Coach Factory Outlet which provides for collective defense of states under attack.Ukraine isn't a NATO member,Coach Outlet though leaders did invite the country's new president Petro Poroshenko to Wales this week.Louis Vuitton Outlet Other former Soviet states, like Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, Coach Outlet Onlinejoined NATO in the last decade, hoping to bolster ties to the West while increasing their own security frameworks.As reassurance to those countries, Coach Outlet StoreNATO leaders plan to approve the creation of a "high-readiness" force that places new equipmentCoach Outlet Store Online and thousands of troops in Eastern Europe.Coach Outlet Store OnlineUkraine warns of return to 'Coach Outletfull-scale war'Oakley Sunglasses OutletWhite House officials say the move is meant to be defensive rather than a provocation for Russia, Coach Factory Onlinethough initial reaction from the Kremlin -- which called the move an "external threat" -- foreshadowed a potential escalationChanel Outlet Online in the crisis.Louis Vuitton OutletNATO and Russia have agreed since 1997Louis Vuitton Outlet Online that no permanent NATO troops will be Oakley Sunglassespositioned in Eastern Europe, Coach Factory Outletmeaning member states will rotate forces through bases closest to Russia.Coach Factory OutletCharles Kupchan, Oakley Sunglasses OutletObama's top adviser for European affairs, Coach Outletsaid leaders will describe the new effort as a "persistent" force in the easternmost countries, Oakley Sunglasses Outletrather than "permanent."Oakley Sunglasses Outlet"We will see persistent rotation, persistent exercises to ensure that Estonia and that other countries in Central and Eastern Europe are provided the reassurance fromCheap Oakley Sunglasses NATO and the presence of NATO needed to meet their security needs,"Oakley Sunglasses he said.
Opinion: Louis Vuitton OutletWhat is Russia doing in Ukraine and whatOakley Sunglasses can the West do?

andyyu Says Useful read shared in this

Submitted On: Thursday, Mar 27, 2014 - 5:29 AM

Useful read shared in this thread having great useful material.piaget replica

drumfreak Says Bobby Figueroa - Interview

Submitted On: Saturday, Jan 30, 2010 - 2:15 PM

Awesome interview, glad to see him still playing!

Please Login Or Register To Leave Comments


You can login with your Facebook account and gain full access to a DrummerConnection Profile. Click the button above and login and you'll be able to post a comment!

Drummer Merchandise | Most Popular on DrummerConnection | DrummerConnection Linkback Graphics
Drum Lessons | Drum Solos | Drum Events | Drum Transcriptions | Drum Tuning | Drumless Tracks | Reading Music | Drum Rudiments | Drumkit Dynamics | Drum Tricks
Drum Fills | Drum Kit Tours | Drummer Interviews | Drum Odd Time Signatures | Drum Grooves | Drum Exercises | Drum Hardware | Drummer Jobs | Billy Ashbaugh | Chad Sexton
JoJo Mayer | Gavin Harrison | Stanton Moore | Ray Luzier | Artimus Pyle | Morgan Rose | Benny Greb | Todd Sucherman | Robert Sweet | John Blackwell | Jeff Ocheltree
Drumming Websites: Drum Channel | Drum! Magazine | Drummer World | Modern Drummer | The Drum Ninja | Worlds Fastest Drummer
Drums: Crush Drums | Cyclone Drums | Dixon Drums | DW Drums | Gretsch Drums | Pearl Drums | Tama Drums | Sonor Drums
Cymbals: Amedia Cymbals | Istanbul Cymbals | Meinl Cymbals | Paiste Cymbals | Sabian Cymbals | Zildjian Cymbals
Drum Sticks: Pro-Mark Drumsticks | Vater Drumsticks | Vic Firth Drumsticks | Zildjian Drumsticks | 3 Drumsticks
footerDivider footerDivider
 
footerDivider Drum Solos

120,420 Drummers 0 online, 51 guests
Privacy Policy | Contact Drummer Connection | About Drummer Connection

© 2007 - 2014 DrummerConnection.com
Respective Media Rights are Copyright to The Respective Media Owners.