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Lil' Drummer Girl

Aug 6, 2019

 In honor of the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we are pleased to share this intimate interview with Gerardo "Jerry" Velez, the conga player with  Jimi Hendrix in The Gypsy Sun and Rainbows Band

 

Gerardo is best known for playing the congas while performing at the original Woodstock with the infamous Jimi Hendrix in...


Apr 22, 2019

I recently was at my 3rd annual Reggae Rise Up Festival in downtown St. Petersburg when I had the chance to see the band HIRIE live in person (finally), I’ve been trying to catch them since I learned of them about 3 years ago. 

 

Today we have a special guest, Kurtis Parsons, A/K/A “Conga Kurty” is in the house.


Nov 29, 2018

If you love tropical, Soca music, Steel Pan drums, you're going to love Nelson Rivera's work with the Bickley Island Chill.

 

Nelson has been playing music from a very early age, he began playing as a bassist and percussionist in over 10 bands which covered rock and roll, heavy metal, fusion, bilingual pop, smooth jazz...


Aug 2, 2018

When I learned that Stick Figure would be headlining with Slightly Stoopid and Pepper this summer at the Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg, FL I knew I had to meet up with them and catch their show.

 

Kevin Offitzer is here today. He is the drummer with Stick Figure. If you're not familiar with Stick Figure, it was formed by...


Mar 31, 2018

Hey there, welcome to today's episode of the Lil' Drummer Girl. I'm stoked because in this episode we get a live interview with Jordan Rosenthal, the drummer of the Fortunate Youth.

 

Fortunate Youth is a collective of six outstanding musician/producers who have taken the worldwide music scene by storm. They spread...