Rush: Rock Hall Induction Video Takes Off!

Back in January, I uploaded a newly-produced Cygnus Studios video to YouTube: The complete induction ceremony of Rush into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which took place in 2013. It contains the entire smash, including their live performance. Considering their current acclaim and millions of rabid fans, amazingly it just sat there for … Continue reading Rush: Rock Hall Induction Video Takes Off!

Cygnus Exclusive: Modern Drummer Festival 2020 – A Tribute to Neil Peart

What else can I possibly say about the biggest influence on drums, philosophy, and work ethic in my life that I haven't already said in the past, thousands of times? That of course, being Mr. Neil Peart. That's why I decided to let this post speak for itself through a few clips from the Modern … Continue reading Cygnus Exclusive: Modern Drummer Festival 2020 – A Tribute to Neil Peart

Combining Psychology With Mechanics – Making a Good Drummer a GREAT One.

Following the recent passing of Neil Peart, I realized the rather long post I had previously written missed a crucial part in the development of his talent, one which I've always highly respected and admired: His undying, constant drive to reinvent and better himself, not only as a drummer, but in every way humanly possible. … Continue reading Combining Psychology With Mechanics – Making a Good Drummer a GREAT One.