Artists Bonzo Bash NAMM Jamm 2013:
Brian Tichy, Steven Adler, Seven Antonopoulos, Charlie Benante, Will Calhoun, Jimmy D'Anda, Virgil Donati, Chris Frazier, Gene Hoglan, Brandon Kachel, James Kottak, Dave Lombardo, Ray Luzier, Khurt Maier, JoJo Mayer, Nicko McBrain, Jonathan Mover, Xavier Muriel, Rikki Rockett, Stephen Perkins, Simon Phillips, Mike Portnoy, Glen Sobel, Tommy Stewart, Simon Wright, Yael
The Observatory, Santa Ana, California, USA. open album
James Kottak plays drums in The Scorpions. Previously he worked with Kingdom Come, Wild Horses, Michael Lee Firkins, Bruce Dickinson and The Cult - to name a few.
Kottak, also known as Jimmy Ratchitt, is currently in Kottak, formerly known as Krunk. The band, who describe their sound as "Cheap Trick meets Green Day, on a bad day," features Kottak's wife Athena Lee (sister of Mötley Crüe's Tommy Lee) on the drum throne.