The Total Tutor Neil Haley will interview Pop/Rock Drummer Celebrity Kenny Aronoff of HIRED GUN.
Millions of fans have seen them and listened to them play the music of the famous stars who hired them. They are the “First Call, A-list” musicians, just 20 feet from stardom, yet rarely receive credit for their work.
The ’Hired Gun’ community lives and breathes music, and for the first time ever, they share their experiences with the highs and lows of touring life, the demands of session schedules, and the dedication required to play next to some of the world’s most iconic musicians.
Hear incredible stories from Alice Cooper, Rob Zombie, Liberty DeVitto (Billy Joel), Jason Hook (Five Finger Death Punch), Rudy Szaro (Ozzy Osbourne), Steve Lukather (Michael Jackson), Kenny Aronoff (John Mellencamp), Phil X (Bon Jovi), Eric Singer (KISS), Ray Parker Jr. (Ghostbusters), Justin Derrico (P!NK), and more!
KENNY ARONOFF is one of the most famous and hardest working rock ‘n’ roll drummers performing today. After three and a half decades behind the kit playing with John Mellencamp, John Fogerty, Jon Bon Jovi, Smashing Pumpkins, Joe Cocker, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, B.B. King, Avril Lavigne, Alanis Morissette, Elton John, Sting, and many others, as house drummer for the Kennedy Center Honors, and alongside Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr on the Beatles CBS special The Night That Changed America, Aronoff is listed among Rolling Stone magazine’s “100 Greatest Drummers of All Time” and remains one of the most in-demand live and session drummers in the music business working today. He lives in Los Angeles where he operates Uncommon Studios LA.