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Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Chris Stankee fills as Neil's drum tech

Chris Stankee, Neil's artist rep for Sabian Cymbals, was asked to fill in for Lorne Wheaton (Gump), Neil's drum tech, for the Moline and St. Paul shows. Gump was having an emergency appendectomy.

Chris wrote an article about the experience on, including some great pictures.

Here are the two parts of the story.

Part 1

Part 2 

You can read more about this event (and what it's like to be sick on the road) on

Thanks to Rushisaband and MonicaZ for the head's up about this story.

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