The Troupe
This drummer's journey with other drummers.

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Making an Album.

June 21, 2012

In short, we are now busy in pre-production and fund raising for our first album. Please, take a look at the Kickstarter link. Any and all support is greatly appreciated, even if that support is simply passing the word, and wishing us the best of luck. The Link: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/charlesofthetwisted/the-drummers-of-twisted-gypsy-our-first-album

Beginning Workshop: November 22, 2009

December 11, 2009

On Saturday, November 22, I taught my first ever workshop. I was very fortunate to be able to use a friend’s amazing backyard as the workshop space, and it could not have been more conducive.   She is a tattoo artist, and just about as earthy and funky as it is possible to be without being […]

Gig: November 20, 2009

November 27, 2009

The Troupe took four drummers out to a new student hafla on Friday night. We had a great time, and simply let it all hang out for about two hours of solid drumming. Overall there were about twenty five dancers and in that groovy American Tribal Style the dancers all went in and out of […]

Gig: November 14, 2009

November 18, 2009

The dancers and the drummers performed at a local Belly Dance Variety Show known as Cabaret Beledy.  It is an ongoing show, having run bi-annually for ten years now, with many, many very talented dancers and musicians performing through out the years.  It is especially popular with the local belly dance community, and is often […]

Gig: October 10, 2009

October 19, 2009

On Saturday we awoke only slightly hung over, and only slightly sore.   Some ibuprofen, orange juice and a breakfast pasty or two solved those issues and helped us to face our strenuous day. And by strenuous I mean: we mostly just hung around our camp. We did a little bit of jamming, but for the […]