Watch Green Day, System Of A Down, and More Covered On Teeny Tiny Drums
Have you ever been at a metal show, watching a drummer wail away during a killer fill, and thought, ‘Man, this guy’s good, but he’d be so much better if he were somehow playing on the lid of a toilet?’ Well, now you can live out that weird fantasy, because one YouTuber has uploaded a series of videos featuring him performing classic rock covers on itty-bitty drums perched atop his toilet.
The drummer, whose channel is called, of all things, Miniature Drums, performs a number of rock songs on teeny skins, using what look like Q-tips or pieces of spaghetti as drumsticks. The channel is described as the “only channel where giant drummers are welcomed”, so maybe the entire undertaking goes down in a giant’s toilet, and this is actually a full-sized kit. I don’t know, I’m not a doctor.
Watch a teeny-weeny cover of Green Day’s Holiday below:
Here’s a diminutive version of System Of A Down’s Toxicity:
And here’s the littlest cover of Guns N’ Roses’ Sweet Child Of Mine you’ve ever witnessed:
Pretty adorable. If only all bands could play tiny music on top of a toilet.
Meanwhile, Green Day are about to head out on their Hella Mega Tour with Fall Out Boy and Weezer, so if you want to catch them live, you can do so at one of the dates listed below. But be forewarned: drummer Tré Cool will probably be playing a normal-sized drum kit.
13 Paris, France, La Defense Arena,
14 Groningen, Netherlands, Stadspark
17 Antwerp, Belgium, Sportspaleis
21 Vienna, Austria, Ernst Happel Stadium
24 Glasgow, UK, Bellahouston Park
26 London, UK, London Stadium
27 Huddersfield, UK, The John Smith’s Stadium
29 Dublin, Ireland, RDS Arena
17 Seattle, WA, T-Mobile Park
21 San Francisco, CA, Oracle Park
24 San Diego, CA, Petco Park
25 Los Angeles, CA, Dodger Stadium
28 Commerce City, CO, DICK’s Sporting Goods Park
31 Arlington, TX, Globe Life Field
01 Houston, TX Minute Maid Park
05 Miami, FL Hard Rock Stadium
06 Jacksonville, FL TIAA Bank Field
08 Atlanta, GA SunTrust Park
11 Minneapolis, MN Target Field
13 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
15 Pittsburgh, PA PNC Park
16 Hershey, PA Hersheypark Stadium
19 Detroit, MI Comerica Park
21 Washington, DC Nationals Park
22 New York, NY Citi Field
24 Toronto, ON Rogers Centre
27 Boston, MA Fenway Park
29 Philadelphia, PA Citizens Bank Park
READ THIS: Pantera’s Walk, played on a wok
The great panty-dropper of ‘87 has entered the Billion Views club.
In the first episode of our new podcast, Korn and producer Ross Robinson remember the most intense recording experience of their lives.