First off, the official date of my
performance at The Guitar Center drum off is Tuesday, October 1st at 7 p.m.
The store is located at the corner of Scholls Ferry Road and Cascade Blvd.
next to the Malibu race track in Beaverton,OR, across from Washington Square
Stark Raving Mad will be performing Thursday,October 26th, 9:30 p.m. at The
Tonic in Portland. The Tonic is located on 30th and N.E. Sandy Blvd. This
will be a very important gig for the band, and we really hope to see
everyone there and supporting local music. Check out www.nightpiper.com. We
will hopefully be associating ourselves with this promotion company for
Rush last night at the Rose Garden was simply outstanding. Even after three
decades together, they've survived all trends and still dominate and fill
arenas more than a lot of today's bands. Neil Peart is undoubtedly one of
the greatest drummers to ever play a concert stage, next to maybe Buddy
I'd like to congratulate my good friend and one of my big drumming
influences, John Vanover, and his wife Sandra on the birth of their first
child, John Edward Vanover was born on September 5th.