Bonzo Bash Jamm 2016 – Chad Smith “Since I’ve Been Loving You.” Bonzo Bash is a yearly celebration of John Henry Bonham, brought to you by Ludwig Drums, and produced by Brian Tichy at each years NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. Be sure to check out the facebook page about the event, and more importantly, go see one! They’re stacked with talent, and are a blast to watch!
Chad Smith, drummer best known for his work with The Red Hot Chili Peppers, showed up and gave an amazing performance. Laid back and just grooving, much like the man being honored would have done himself. Chad played “Since I’ve Been Loving You,” with backing band The Moby Dicks, and it was pure joy to watch.
The Drummers This Year Included:
Dave Lombardo (Dead Cross/Slayer)
Ray Luzier (Korn)
Stephen Perkins (Jane’s Addiction)
Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Glen Sobel (Alice Cooper)
Mike Terrana (Rage/Yngwie Malmsteen/Tony MacAlpine)
Brian Tichy (Ozzy Osbourne/Whitesnake)
Simon Wright (AC/DC/Dio)
And many more…
The Moby Dicks Are:
Michael Devin (bass)
Stephen LeBlanc (keys)
Brian Tichy (gtr)
Brent Woods (gtr)
Chas West (vox)
Sick Drummer Magazine captured the entire evening and will be posting more videos here in the coming days. We also captured most of the “HURRY! A Celebration of Rush Music,” and some of the “Randy Rhoads Remembered Tribute.” Be sure to check back, and feel free to share the link wherever you like! There is no other footage out there like this footage! We were honored to be part of it, the only ones with stage/kit access, and are more than happy to bring this footage to you.