On June 1, 2010 a random fan uploaded a performance of Steve Moore on YOUTUBE entitled, “This Drummer Is At The Wrong Gig.” The video immediately went viral receiving over 5 million hits in less than one month. Even Mike Portnoy (drummer for Dream Theater, Avenged Sevenfold, Winery Dogs) tweeted about Steve saying “O MY GOD….This guy RULES!!
“Within weeks, Steve was recognized by Modern Drummer, Drummerworld, Ludwig, Sabian, Evans, Pro-Mark, Tosh.0, Yahoo, and was the topic of every drum forum on the web.
Steve has since appeared at multiple drum festivals, where he has performed with Thomas Lang, Benny Greb, and Keith Carlock, to name just a few. He even headlined The Adams Drummers Festival in Belgium, and closed the show with “Mike Portnoy” by his side!!!
Appearances have included:
NBC, The BIO Channel, and Yahoo! Home Page along with performances in Germany, Russia, Belgium and Sweden.
DRUMMER IS A
Commercial | For Advil
MAD DRUMMER SEEN
IN A COMMERCIAL
The Mad Drummer was recently featured in a commercial for Advil. The commercial aired nationally for months, and was seen by millions across the United States.
The obvious question might be, “Does Steve actually use Advil?” The answer is YES. The Mad Drummer has used Advil for many years, claiming it helps him with shoulder pain.
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Seen On | NBC
SEEN BY MILLIONS ON THE
SHOW, THE OFFICE
Appearance On The Office
“Pam’s Replacement” is the seventh episode of the eight season of the American comedy television series The Office, and the show’s 159th episode overall. The episode aired on NBC in the United States, with guest stars Lindsey Broad and Steve Moore (The Mad Drummer).
CEO Robert California (James Spader) surprises Andy, Kevin, and Darryl when he asks to join their band after he finds them having a jam session in the warehouse. Soon thereafter, California’s friends, (Lindsey Broad and Steve Moore), arrive and take over the original band. At this point Kevin (Brian Baumgartner) challenges Steve Moore to a drum battle.
Andy, Kevin and Darryl, with the help of warehouse worker Val, realize that they were ousted, and after a failed attempt to try getting their original band roles back, they instead satisfyingly jam outside by themselves.
The episode received 5.96 million views when aired.
HIS ANIMALISTIC DRUM WORK
HAD ME IN TEARS
NBC San Diego
Worldwide | Exposure
PERFORMANCES INCLUDE SHOWS
IN THE UNITED STATES, GERMANY,
RUSSIA, AUSTRIA, AND BELGIUM
Appearance On TV Total (Germany)
The Mad Drummer appeared on Germany’s #1 late night talk show, “TV TOTAL with Stefan Raab,” Steve was honored to perform with their star studded house band, “The Heavytones.” to a national TV audience!
The Mad Drummer & Rick K performed to an enthusiastic crowd at The Philharmonic in Kursk City, Russia. Portions of the show were televised by TV 46 to more than 500,000 residents in the Kursk Oblast region. Interviews were broadcast on radio station Petpo FM 105.4 with Evgeniya Kalinin.
Steve had the honor of performing at “The Adams Drummers Festival” in Belgium. Some of the other performers included, Benny Greb, Mark Schulman, Keith Carlock, and Thomas Lang. As a special treat, Steve closed the show together with Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Avenged Sevenfold, Winery Dogs).