In Speed Metal, Fastest Drummers Take a Beating:
Few Humans Can Keep Up in Battle With Drum Machines
A piece in The Wall Street Journal writes about an increasing number of heavy metal drummers use hardware to manufacture all drummings in studio recording sessions, sometimes even replacing live drum tracks in concert. Isn't it an open secret? A little story: almost ten years ago when Seraphim came play in Hong Kong in 2004, they shared a fun piece of memory. When they entered a studio in Europe, the engineers were actually amazed seeing their drummer taking the seat himself. "What? You play drums for real when recording?"