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In Conversation With Mike Mangini: Part Two

Seamus Evely  /  UPDATED Aug 19, 2022

“What is the impression that we make when we say what we say with regard to speed, ya know?”

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This is part two of my conversation with Dream Theater’s drummer Mike Mangini. If you missed part one, click here!

In this episode:

You will hear about…

  • Rhetoric and the importance of knowing the true meaning of words
  • How we define music that has feel
  • Mike’s thoughts concerning speed and musicality
  • A dream Mike had
  • Virgil Donati
  • Thoughts on gratitude

Why you should listen:

It’s important to hear Mike’s thoughts regarding the words we use and their true meaning. We hear folks talking about how speed isn’t musical and certain genres having feel while others don’t. These topics interest many people and Mike makes a lot of sense with what he has to say. Plus, you’ll hear about a dream Mike had that enabled him to achieve a goal.

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