Daru is back with a Beattape collaboration featuring guitarist, Marcus Machado aka D.Stubs & M.Drix #PregameVL1 The project features over 30 minutes of live funk, rock, jazz, hip-hop and soul cover songs with guest contributors such as: DJ Premier, DJ Scratch, Pete Rock, DJ Spinna, The Royal Pharaohs, Doug Wimbish, Felix Pastorius, Mono Neon, Wow Jones, Leslie Lemon, Bassy Bob Brockmann, Paul Bloom and more!! Download full mix HERE also Individual tracks HERE Jones and Machad
Daru participated in "THE DRUM THING” by Deirdre O Callaghan. This photographic and interview book project features 100 drummers including names like Tony Allen, Ginger Baker, Travis Barker, Cindy Blackman, Patrick Carney, Terri Lyne Carrington, Chris Dave, Jack DeJohnette, Steve Gadd, James Gadson, Dave Grohl, Mark Guiliana, Steve Jordan, Neil Peart, Questlove, Ringo Starr, Lars Ulrich, Jack White and many more! Read more HERE also check out the images below from this amaz
Here's some highlights from recent drum clinic at Sam Ash Music Indianapolis during Daru's signature collaboration demo with Solomon Mics. He also went over the benefits of the #LoFReQ Microphone, as well as playing a few tracks. "Cranes In The Sky Rhythms" (Solange) "Encore Drum- Solo" Check out bonus "Dilla Time Keeping" clip HERE Earlier that day, Daru met and greeted fans at the Solomon Mics booth also demoed some live beats in the Convention Center at PASIC '16 Photo Re
While on tour with Jamie Lidell & The Royal Pharaohs, Daru stopped by GAK music in Brighton, UK for a Solomon Mics demo, meet & greet on October 26th. Here's some recap footage below featuring Marcus Machado. Stay tuned from D.Stubs & M.Drix #PregameVL1 COMING SOON! "Highlights"
Here's some raw footage from the drumset from Jamie Lidell & The Royal Pharaohs recent European tour in support of new release. "When I Come Back Around" @ KoKo | London, England 10.27.16 "Nothings Gonna Change" & "Lord Help Me" @ Die Kantine | Cologne, Germany 10.30.16 "Don't Let Me Let You Go (Reprise)" @ Ahol! Pop Festival | Linz, Austria11.04.16 Building A Beginning (Westart Live Soundcheck) @ Westart live WDR TV | Cologne, Germany 10.24.16 "Walk Right Back" (Pharaohs Rem
To support Jamie Lidell's new release Building A Beginning, here are some cool animated, audio and lyric videos. Daru had the honor of tracking drums on almost the entire album along with these songs below. Tracklist & Credits HERE "Walk Right Back" "Building A Beginning" Featured on ROLLING STONE "Julian" (Official Audio) "Me & You" This songs was featured on a recent Hillary Clinton campaign via PITCHFORK