GENE HOGLAN Announces New Dates and Locations for “THE GENE HOGLAN EXPERIENCE”

Earlier this month, GENE HOGLAN announced the “THE GENE HOGLAN EXPERIENCE”, an intimate gathering of metal fans brought together to celebrate the legacy and career of one of metal’s most legendary drummers. Hoglan is pleased to announce four additional dates being scheduled as part of this special clinic tour.

“THE GENE HOGLAN EXPERIENCE” events have been added in San Diego, CA (two dates), Hollywood, CA, and San Jose, CA. Also, Gene’s Calgary date has been updated to 9/21. See below for times and details and stay tuned for more dates coming soon.


Confirmed GENE HOGLAN EXPERIENCE Appearances:

*updated* 9/21 – Calgary, AB @ Vern’s Tavern – Part of Noctis 666 Metal Festival and Conference – 3:00PM

*new* 9/29 – San Diego, CA @ Royal Dive

*new* 9/30 – San Diego, CA @ School Of Rock Clinic (ALL AGES)

*new* 10/1 – Hollywood, CA @ The Whisky

*new* 10/4 – San Jose, CA @ Milano’s

10/17 – Coralville, IA @ West Music Coralville – Signing TBA – 6:00PM

10/19 – New Berlin, WI @ Cascio Interstate Music – Part of Drummer Fest / FREE –11:00AM


GENE HOGLAN came up with “THE GENE HOGLAN EXPERIENCE” concept to give the fans what they want: the ultimate “Gene” experience. In addition to telling personal stories, as mentioned above, Hoglan will reveal some of his secret techniques and tips to help all drummers and musicians of all levels. More information will be announced soon in regards to “THE GENE HOGLAN EXPERIENCE”.


This week, MusicRadar.com posted a unique interview with Gene regarding the “Dos and Don’ts for Metal Drummers”. Gene breaks down some of his choice dos and don’ts for drummers everywhere at this link.


Celebrating a 30-year career in music as metal’s most in-demand legendary drummer, Hoglan is the only metal drummer to accomplish two #1 records on the Rock charts in 2012 with Testament’s Dark Roots Of Earth and Dethklok’s Dethalbum IIITestament’s Dark Roots Of Earth also went to #9 in the world and #12 in the US, and Dethklok’s Dethalbum III also went to #10 in the US, and through a major lifestyle change has beat diabetes and lost over 160 lbs.


For more information on GENE HOGLAN, visit http://www.hoglanindustries.com/.