Jody Smith

185_Derek Roddy w/ John Longstreth_The Quarantine Couch Prt II

185_Derek Roddy w/ John Longstreth_The Quarantine Couch Prt II

Derek Roddy talks his expansive snake collection, listening to crickets n’ frogs, our three way-love for ZZ Top, his musical family & love of Buddy Rich, Gene Hoglan, Billy Cobham & Vinnie Colauita, the brilliance of Pete Sandoval and what he did with the “white noise” of Napalm Death, trying to find one’s “sound” with particular tunings and at particular BPM’s, more talks on #triggers, how psyched he is on his new acrylic kit, the importance of being able to nail a recording in one take, John Longstreth’s groundhogs day mistake two nights in a row on stage, “hittin' the kicks and the splash cymbals”, Death Metal message boards, playing cover songs with Mr. Big’s/Racer X’s Paul Gilbert, rushing in jazz vs dragging blast beats & more!

Duration: 1 hr 24 min

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