The Drummer's Perspective

Sept. 15, 2004  |  No. 43

Dave Mattacks: Recording Drums

by Jason Hatfield

Dave Mattacks is arguably one of the world's best drummers. His recording credits include: Joan Armatrading, Mary Chapin-Carpenter, Sandy Denny, Nick Drake, Brian Eno, George Harrison, Jethro Tull,...

May 6, 2021  |  No. 143

Nate Smith: Listening Hard

by Geoff Stanfield

A drummer can make or break a session, and I have always loved getting their perspectives on the recording process as well as the variety of roles they play in the studio. After several solo records...

May 19, 2018  |  No. 125

Matt Chamberlain: Perfect Timing

by Geoff Stanfield

Over the last 20 years Matt Chamberlain has contributed to a staggering variety of recordings including David Bowie, Tori Amos, Frank Ocean, Miranda Lambert, Bill Frisell, Brad Mehldau, Fiona Apple,...