Sick Drummer Magazine

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Nightmarer Drum Play-Through Contest With Paul Seidel
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 16:22

This contest has ended.. See details here

Sick Drummer Magazine and Paul Seidel of Nightmarer are pleased to bring you this play-through video contest, in cooperation with Meinl Cymbals, TAMA Drums, Evans Heads and ProMark Drumsticks.

Enter your video for your chance to win one of three amazing prizes!

  1. 14” X 6.5” TAMA Soundworks Steel Snare + 10” Nightmarer Chasm Ep (Neon Splatter Vinyl)
  2. 6 Pairs Of ProMark Sticks (Of Your Choice) + 10” Nightmarer Chasm Ep (Neon Splatter Vinyl)
  3. Meinl Cymbals Jawbreaker Practice Pad + Nightmarer Chasm Ep (Neon Splatter Vinyl)

How To Enter:

1. Film your video, using any of the resources available below for download. These include, notation, backing track, click track and GuitarPro files. Your video does not have to include the backing track or click track, but any of them can be included if you prefer. 

2. You may enter as many times as you like, but if you are under 18 we will need parental permission to include you, or send you any prize.

3. Upload your entry video to your own YouTube Channel and paste a link in the comments on our contest video here:

4. We will add each entry video to a playlist on our channel.

5. Entries must be uploaded and shared with us by May 27th at Midnight EST. Paul will review all entries and we will alert the 3 winners by YouTube message.


Click here to download all files.



Good Luck!

Adam Jarvis - Misery Index - Conjuring The Cull - Drum Play-Through Contest
Monday, 21 September 2015 20:23

Adam Jarvis - Misery Index - Conjuring The Cull - Drum Play-Through Contest

** This contest has ended. Details can be seen here:


The Details:

In conjunction with Season of Mist Records, Sick Drummer Magazine is pleased to announce a drum play-through video contest with drummer Adam Jarvis of Misery Index/Pig Destroyer. All you need to do for your chance to win is film yourself playing ‘Conjuring The Cull,’ by Misery Index, upload it to your own channel, then paste your video link as a comment to the playlist video below on the Sick Drummer YouTube Channel - we will add your entry to the playlist.

The Rules:

  • You can enter as many times as you like.
  • Paste your video link as a comment to the video linked above - we will add it to the playlist.
  • You may use kick triggers only and play an acoustic set, no electronic drums.
  • You can wear headphones to listen while you play, but there can be no Misery Index audio in your entry video, drums only.
  • If you live outside the U.S., you may be required to cover shipping charges.
  • No entries will be counted if sent after November 6, 2015 at 10:00pm EST.

The Prizes:

One winner will be chosen by Adam Jarvis and will receive a 16” Sabian AA Rock Crash, signed by the members of Misery Index and Pig Destroyer, as well as a copy of “The Killing Gods” CD from Misery Index.

Good Luck!

Misery Index will be hitting the road October 27th with Hate Eternal, Beyond Creation and Rivers of Nihil! 

This show is not to be missed, so get out there and see a show.

Oct. 27 Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall

Oct. 28 Baltimore, MD @ Orpheus

Oct. 29 New York, NY @ The Studio at Webster Hall

Oct. 30 Rochester, NY @ Flour City Station

Oct. 31 Cincinnati, OH @ Mad Frog Cincinnati

Nov. 1 New Baltimore, MI @ Diesel Concert Lounge

Nov. 2 St. Louis, MO @ Fubar

Nov. 3 Chicago, IL @ Reggies Live

Nov. 4 Minneapolis, MN @ Skyway Theatre

Nov. 5 Winnipeg, MB @ Osborne Village Inn

Nov. 6 Regina, SK @ Riddell Centre

Nov. 7 Calgary, AB @ Dickens Pub

Nov. 8 TBA

Nov. 10 Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theatre

Nov. 11 Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven

Nov. 12 Portland, OR @ Dante's

Nov. 13 Petaluma, CA @ The Phoenix Theater

Nov. 14 Glendale, CA @ Complex

Nov. 15 Tempe, AZ @ Club Red Theaters %

Nov. 16 Las Vegas, NV @ LVCS

Nov. 18 Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre

Nov. 19 TBA

Nov. 20 Ft Worth, TX @ Tomcats West

Nov. 21 Austin, TX @ Dirty Dog Bar

Nov. 22 New Orleans, LA @ Siberia

Nov. 24 St Petersburg, FL @ State Theatre Saint Petersburg *

Nov. 25 Sanford, FL @ West End Trading Co. *

* Hate Eternal only

% With Cattle Decapitation


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