1 February 2007 — DW DVD has announced the release of its latest performance-driven title for drummers, “Stephen Perkins: A Drummer’s Life.” The 90-minute DVD is filmed in high-definition and mixed in 5.1 digital surround sound. It captures Perkins performing some of his most popular hits from Jane’s Addiction and Porno for Pyros, including “Been Caught Stealing,” “Mountain Song,” “Pets” and others. Complete with sweeping multi-camera coverage and surround sound mixed from the perspective of the drummer, the DVD also features guest musicians that include guitarists Wes Borland (Limp Bizkit) and Nels Cline, and bassists Tony Franklin (The Firm) and Mike Watt.
The DVD also captures Perkins in action with his current side projects and follows him on the road as he talks about his drumming lifestyle and his unique percussive approach to drumset. Bonus features include a photo gallery, behind the scenes footage and camera angle selector.
A Drummer’s Life retails for $39.95 and is available now at authorized DW DVD retailers and online at www.dwdrums.com.
Running time is 90 minutes with 128 minutes of total content and the disc is encoded for all regions around the world.