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Jordan Burns of Strung Out on being an influential drummer and the band's new album

Jordan Burns, the drummer for Strung Out, is one of the most influential modern-rock drummers ever. His timekeeping skills have been recognized by magazines such as Modern Drummer, and most recently DRUM! magazine, which tapped him as best punk drummer. The bionically gifted Burns has carved out an enviable career. It took some wrangling and persistence on our part, but we finally were able to catch a minute with him to ask a few questions in advance of the band's show at the Ogden Theatre this Sunday, September 26.
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Dutch Seyfarth