The Bombastic Meatbats are a new rock band formed by Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith. The band consists of Kevin Chown on bass, Ed Roth on keyboard, and Jeff Kollman on guitar. In the Drum Channel studio, they perform songs from their debut album, Meet the Meatbats.
During a warm-up session with Neil Peart, Terry Bozzio, and Joey Heredia, the Drum Channel crew was so impressed, we started rolling the cameras and managed to capture this amazing musical performance.
At Sabian Live 2009 we caught Mike Portnoy and Todd Sucherman backstage for an interview. Check out the full clip here: tr.im/n68I and don't forget to check out interviews with Jimmy DeGrasso, Ray Luzier, Gil Sharone, and JoJo Mayer as part of the series.