SLAMM!

SLAMM!

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A "Rock and Roll Stomp". SLAMM is a explosive, physical display of rock and rhythm created by rock drumming legend, Carmine Appice. Appice and 5 insanely talented performers have created a theatrical rock drum show making infectious music from recycled and repurposed items. An all ages show

Biography

Legendary drummer Carmine Appice is widely considered one of the premiere showmen in rock. His 30 plus year career includes playing with Ozzy Osbourne, Rod Stewart, Vanilla Fudge, Ted Nugent, Blue Murder, Jeff Beck. He has broken new ground in every aspect of his career; as a performer, as a teacher, and as a writer, and he continues to inspire drummers and listeners throughout the world with his originality and his unwavering dedication to the art of drumming.

Carmine has taken his years of skill and showmanship and poured it all into SLAMM. Described as “Stomp on steroids”, Appice and 4 young drummers rule the stage and make rock music playing buckets, sticks, oil cans, drain pipes, even trampolines, as well as drums. The cast of 5 vibrant, young guys and girls have been relentlessly coached and rehearsed by the cool, rock star veteran, creating a flawless, electrifying theatrical show. SLAMM is featured in an original video for ESPN's NASCAR TV broadcasts where the SLAMM cast "plays" a Nascar garage. This video is seen by 3 million people every week during race season on ESPN.

Carmine Appice has played over 700 different stages, arenas and stadiums over his illustrious career, with crowds as large as 100,000 people. He has performed at festivals, arenas, stadiums, and large theater venues hundreds of times throughout his career.
SLAMM has performed at the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence RI, Foxwoods Casino, Halftime at the University of Washington, VH1, The Providence Performing Arts Center, and BB Kings in NYC, among others.

Discography

Too many to list. Numerous Platinum and Gold selling albums. Appice co-wrote many hit songs such as "Do Ya think I"m Sexy?" , "Young Turks". 20 plus Gold/Platinum selling albums include work with Vanilla Fudge, Ozzy Osbourne, Beck Bogert and Appice, Blue Murder, Pink Floyd, Rod Stewart.

Set List

Show is 60 -90 minutes as required. Various tempos and genres of rock highlighted throughout. Choreography, and comedy features as well. Unique and fun audience participation elements, as well. Suitable for all-ages

The Beginning

Slammer

Sinister

New Orleans Strut

Full Cup

Laundry Rock

The Climber

Carmine Appice Drum Solo

7/8 Poles

Mouthpiece

Audience Guest/We will Slamm You

Simon Sez

Hangin' On

Do ya think I'm Sexy - Party Time

Workout/Wipeout