His five minute drum chronologies have taken him to Madison Square Garden and Hollywood’s famed Capitol Records Building.
Now, Newcastle drummer Kye Smith is back with another drum chronology this time paying tribute to Newcastle heroes Silverchair.
As we’ve posted about many times before, Kye’s “Drum Chronology” videos cover a band’s entire career in just five minutes. The video series has had millions of views on Youtube and Facebook and it’s popularity has seen the local drummer flown to New York to perform his Beatles Drum Chronology at Madison Square Garden during halftime at a New York Knicks game.
A recipient of a You Tube Award for his efforts in 2017, Kye has also turned his attention to the likes of Nirvana, Blink 182 and Green Day.
His latest effort showcases the storied career of some of Newcastle’s favourite sons, as well as the city itself, with aplomb.
Check it out below.