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Gregg Bissonette and All Star Cast Join YouTube Drummer Wanted Sensation Dean Zimmer

OXNARD, CALIFORNIA (September 27, 2013) – Grammy Award-winner Gregg Bissonette will be performing tonight at 6pm on DrumChannel.com with Dean Zimmer, featured in the popular YouTube video “Drummer Wanted,” and an all-star cast. The show will feature a reunion of the Woodland Hills Drum Club, including Terry Bozzio, Doane Perry, and Myron Grombacher. Drummer Mark Craney started the group with Bissonette, Grombacher, Perry, and Bozzio in Woodland Hills, California.

Dean Zimmer was born with arthrogryposis and has always been in a wheelchair. The video explores his life, including what he has to do just to get his drums in his car, drive his specially rigged van, and get up onto a drum stool. With his band, Zimmer has opened for many major touring acts including Eddie Money, Styx, Paul Rodgers, Thin Lizzy, and Kansas.
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