Episode 16 - Adrian Young (No Doubt)

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Adrian Young of No Doubt and Dreamcar sits down with Yesod for a look back at Adrian's career. They discuss his early years playing the drums, joining No Doubt, Dreamcar, and an interesting game of golf he had with Donald Trump. 

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Episode 15 - Dean Butterworth (Good Charlotte)

Dean Butterworth plays Tama Drums

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Dean Butterworth calls in and recounts the days he spent at the "Dirty Bird" in Laguna Beach, how Morrissey told him he was in his band, and how met Stewart Copeland on the way to NAMM. Plus, he shares a surf story with Jack Johnson. 

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Episode 14 - Pete Parada (Offspring)

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From working in a rehearsal studio to playing in The Offspring, Pete Parada has had a hell of a journey. Hear all about it on this episode of Disposable Heroes. We learn about an interesting moment on his drum riser while playing with Devo, his daughter's love of metal, and what it was like to record to tape for the Face to Face record Reactionary

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Episode 13 - Gary Ferguson (Session Drummer)

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Session drummer Gary Ferguson has been around the block. Hear about his near 40 year career in this awesome 2 hour episode. They guys talk about how being a session drummer has changed over time, they dig in to Gary's roots as a surfer and they discuss the subtleties of cymbals. Lastly, they talk about some of his most recent work, like recording drums on a new track for Lana Del Rey. 


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Episode 12 - Lou Vecchio (New Politics)

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Lou Vecchio of New Politics hops on Disposable Heroes. Lou discusses his upbringing in New York during the Emo/Pop Punk scene, the financial situation of New Politics when he officially joined the band, the interesting song he chose for his audition, and what it's like being on tour with 311 and the Dirty Heads.

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Episode 11 (Part 2) - Mark Sheppard (Robyn Hitchcock)

 Yesod and Mark

Yesod and Mark

Mark's Spotify Playlist

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In part 2 of our conversation with Mark Sheppard, we dive into our favorite drummers, Eminem's greatness, Tom Petty, the importance of the HiHat, and Prince. 

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Episode 11 (Part 1) - Mark Sheppard (Robyn Hitchcock)

Yesod Williams and Mark Sheppard

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On this episode of Disposable Heroes, get to know the drummer side of Mark Sheppard. Many people know him as Crowley from Supernatural. Well, the truth is, Mark was a drummer before he was an actor. In Part 1, hear all about Mark's musical beginnings in the London Music scene. This episode of Disposable Heroes is brought to you by EEKOE socks. Head to EEKOE.com to check Yesod's favorite socks. 

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Episode 10 - Chris Culos (O.A.R.)

 Yesod and Chris at Fork's Drum Closet in Nashville in 2015.

Yesod and Chris at Fork's Drum Closet in Nashville in 2015.

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Chris Culos, drummer and founding member of O.A.R joins the show today. Chris and Yee discuss the founding of O.A.R, what it's like to go back to re-dedicate yourself to your instrument, and the best way to know you have learned something new. 

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Episode 8 - Zeb (Tribal Seeds, Barrington Levy)

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Ever wanted to know what it was like to play drums for a reggae legend? Wonder no more my friends. Zeb from Tribal Seeds and Barrington Levy is on the show to shed some light on what it is like playing for some of your favorite reggae artists. Zeb shares stories of his first days living in Jamaica, playing in a reggae backing band, and tells us who his favorite person to play for is.

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Episode 7 - Luke Holland

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Luke Holland joins the show today to discuss Youtube, his first drumming video, breaking his foot on a tour bus, and playing with a guitarist even Dream Theater admires. 

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Episode 6 - David Myers Jr. (6lack, Frank Ocean)

 David Myers Jr. and Yesod Williams

David Myers Jr. and Yesod Williams

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David Myers Jr. joins the show and explains how he got from Musicians Institute to Frank Ocean, what the different avenues of drumming are these days, the influence of social media on the drumming landscape, and how sometimes who you know really is the secret to success. 
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Episode 5 - Frank Zummo (Sum 41, Street Drum Corps)

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Frank Zummo of Sum 41 joins the show and talks about packing up a U-Haul and moving to LA, how the best things in life are born from organic experiences, and how one of the most famous street artists in the world ended up designing his drum kit. 

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