Todd Sucherman is one of the most in-demand drummers on the planet. In addition to a 20+ year tenure with the legendary rock band Styx, Sucherman is a leading clinician and session artist. In 2015, he was named “#1 Progressive Rock Drummer” in Modern Drummer as well as “#1 Clinician” in DRUM! magazines. His “Methods and Mechanics” instructional DVD series has won multiple awards. Read more about Todd here.


Thank you to all who voted for me to receive these honors! And thanks to Modern Drummer magazine. With a heart full of gratitude, gratefulness and a resolve to work even harder…

Check out Todd’s upcoming clinics!

“The Mission,” the long-awaited new STYX record, is out on June 16th! Pre-order your copy here! Read about it here!

Todd will be running a clinic in Golden, CO, on June 28th! See below for details!


Todd will join Steve Smith (Journey) plus two other world-class drummers and incredible band at Drum Fantasy Camp, August 4-8 in Todd’s hometown of Chicago!

The camp attracts drummers of all ages and playing levels from all over the world! It’s a fun and inspiring experience.

Learn more and register at!

Todd had a great time with the folks at Drumeo and enjoyed the wonderful facility and hospitality! Keep an eye out for Todd’s upcoming content on this amazing educational platform!

Todd hopes to see everyone on the 2017 Styx summer tour! Get all the dates here!


Astonishing technique, power and musicality explode from the various musical and solo performances throughout this presentation. Methods and Mechanics is filled with practical career tips that will help you navigate through the music business as well as mental aspects and cerebral approaches to the art of playing music on the drums.  The DVD is filmed in 16X9 in High Definition at a stunning location this DVD features music from Styx, Taylor Mills and Jerry Goodman and contains various solos and playing examples in an array of styles as well as technical lessons to enhance your rhythmic and musical vocabulary. LEARN MORE AND PURCHASE…