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by Morgenthaler
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:29 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)

Odd-Arne Oseberg wrote:He's so good miming along to that Benard Purdie playback he could probably do it for real now.


What?
by Morgenthaler
Fri Jan 10, 2020 5:38 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)

This is a fantastic piece of work by Austin. Wow.

Unsurprisingly, I also agree with his initial words on Virgil in general. Well worth a watch:

by Morgenthaler
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)

Behind The Scenes montage of Virgil's 2019 Ruination tour:

by Morgenthaler
Sat Dec 14, 2019 4:23 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)

Virgil playing brushes, 1986



More from the same album (Virg was playing Sonor at that time)

by Morgenthaler
Mon Dec 09, 2019 5:36 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Snare Drum Inquiry (give me your thoughts!!)
Replies: 6
Views: 501

Re: Snare Drum Inquiry (give me your thoughts!!)

-Stave Shells. Any body have any? Which companies? General thoughts on them compared to a solid shell or ply shell drum? -Anybody have experience with a drum that was just short of its size? Meaning, a drum that fits 14" heads but edge to edge is technically closer to 13.75? -Would you ever se...
by Morgenthaler
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

Still some of the most insane drumming I've ever heard

by Morgenthaler
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

Snare drum has zero body/depth. I miss some ooomph from the snare, too, agreed. But funnily enough that’s the case for me for most of his albums. I always think they under-represent the power of his playing. On the melody aspect I agree except for ‘The last night that I lived’ which I think is a be...
by Morgenthaler
Sat Nov 09, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

Did someone hijack VD's YTube acct because most of this LP is posted under his name! Nope, you’re probably seeing the insane ’topic’ list that YouTube auto-generates and which I have tried to combat for the past 5 years or so. We can’t get them deleted :( Virgil’s own channel is here: https://www.y...
by Morgenthaler
Fri Nov 08, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

If you don't want to stream it, the new album is out on CD today! It's a fantastic tour de force with much more
hi-hat than double bass drums and with a wonderful mix of old friends and young talents brought to the table:

Virgil's New Album
by Morgenthaler
Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 684
Views: 231841

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

45 minutes of Virgil in absolute beast mode, including some of the best OTV tracks:


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