Dropping the Beat: When Kenny Aronoff Got Fired by John Mellencamp but Earned Back the Job

BY JAKE WOOD Kenny Aronoff is about as successful as a freelance drummer can get. With credits that read like a top-40 list, Aronoff has cemented himself as a first-call drummer in the business of making gold records. He’s played with the likes of John Mellencamp, Paul McCartney, Sting, Bon Jovi, Elton John, The Smashing … Continue reading Dropping the Beat: When Kenny Aronoff Got Fired by John Mellencamp but Earned Back the Job