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May 13, 2022

Day 167 - Scott Hessel

Loved having Scott Hessel on Dystopia Tonight! He’s been a drummer for the Gin Blossoms for over ten years and will continue his success with the band in their upcoming, “Last Summer on Earth” with Toad The Wet Sprocket and Barenaked Ladies!
We talk hair...


Loved having Scott Hessel on Dystopia Tonight! He’s been a drummer for the Gin Blossoms for over ten years and will continue his success with the band in their upcoming, “Last Summer on Earth” with Toad The Wet Sprocket and Barenaked Ladies!

We talk hair secrets, bearing it all, the seven stages of ugly, Omicron, getting back on the road, The Greek Theatre, Red Rocks, all roads lead to Hootie and The Blowfish, his parents support, his humble beginnings, advice for young drummers, his idols and more! Enjoy!

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Scott Hessel

Drummer / Composer

Scott is an experienced Drummer with a demonstrated history of working in the music industry. After over two decades of recording and touring with various Tempe, Arizona bands, Scott is psyched to be rocking the drums on the road with the quintessential Tempe band - Gin Blossoms.

In addition to playing with Gin Blossoms, he has toured and recorded with Gloritoe (RCA Records) and LET GO (The Militia Group), as well as worked with recording artists such as Lisa Loeb and Grammy award-winning producer, Chris Testa (The Dixie Chicks, Jimmy Eat World).