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EM77 - Stewart Copeland

Legendary drummer Stewart Copeland of The Police and Gizmodrome joins Eric in conversation to discuss his early drumming influences from a trio perspective, switching from drumming to fronting a band, springboarding on the punk scene and evolving his unique style of playing with The Police, tips on how to get on the cover of Modern Drummer Magazine, the conflicts of songwriting in The Police, the sibling bond he shares with Sting and Andy, memories of the reunion tour, his approaches to composing for TV and film, moving on to writing “fancy schmancy” music for opera, working on Spyro video game music, his current project of orchestrating his greatest hits (including some Police) for stage performance, his intriguing day of recording with Tom Waits, performing with Gizmodrome, the future of Oysterhead with Les Claypool and Trey Anastasio, and much more! 23 more words

Interview

The Police: Censored in Their Prime?

A bit of explanation first: A few years ago when I was writing on a daily basis for ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT, I was also writing concurrently for the website of ET’s sister show, THE INSIDER. 751 more words

Interviews

The Temple - USA, 2017

‘Say your prayers’

The Temple is a 2017 horror film directed by Scott Spiegel (director of Hostel Part IIIIntruder; co-writer of Evil Dead II… 97 more words