Kenny Aronoff


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Kenny Aronoff gained a worldwide fan base as the drummer for John Cougar Mellencamp from 1980 until 1996. He conducted countless clinics in music stores from coast to coast and enjoyed long lasting relationships with suppliers such as Tama Drums, Zildjian cymbals, Vic Firth drum sticks, Evans drumheads and Shure microphones. Over the years, Kenny has occasionally used electronic drums manufactured by Yamaha, including the DTX drum unit. Kenny is also the owner of Uncommon Studios L.A., a recording studio in Los Angeles.