Best Of 2017

BEST DRUMMER WHO ABSOLUTELY LOVES HIS "JOB": Phil Stanwick, Old Vices

BEST DRUMMER WHO ABSOLUTELY LOVES HIS "JOB"

Some musicians are technical. Some musicians are all feel. Some musicians find a balance somewhere in between. And some musicians just radiate the pure fucking unrestrained joy they feel when doing their thing. It’s impossible to see Phil behind the kit, watch his facial expressions and not know that his set with local punk-vet supergroup Old Vices is not only the best part of his week, but also quite possibly the best part of yours, too — thanks in no small part to Phil’s obvious enthusiasm. facebook.com/oldvices/ —SH