In this video I play and go through a bunch of the guitar riffs on my record “Invisible”. I love a good guitar riff and there are some really cool ones on the album, so why not show you how they are done?
Playing the guitar riffs from the "Invisible Album"
One man rendition of Spock's Beard's "Thoughts - Part II"
A one man rendition of the Spock’s Beard song “Thoughts Pt. II” where I learned all the instruments by ear and played them all myself. Honoring the musical awesomeness of my former band-mates Neal, Alan, Dave and Ryo.
"Winkie" from the BIG BIG TRAIN "Live at Hackney Empire" Blu Ray release
This performance is from our upcoming DVD/Blu-Ray “Empire”. This was the final show of the tour, played to a sold out crowd in London. The energy in the room was off the charts and luckily we captured it all on film.
Live from Sweetwater (Playing " Invisible" for the first time live)
This is the recorded video from the “Live from Sweetwater” live-stream event where I got to play a bunch of songs from my solo album “Invisible” for the first time live, with the help of a cast of amazing musicians
The Making of Nick D'Virgilio’s Album: Invisible
The Sweetwater Studios produced mini-documentary telling the story of the creation of Nick D’ Virgilio upcoming solo album “Invisible” released on June 17th 2020.
Nick D' Virgilio - Money (It's What I Want) (Official Lyric Video)
The official music video for Nick D’ Virgilio single “Money (It’s What I Want),” taken from his solo album “Invisible” released on June 17th 2020. Directed and edited by Christian Rios
Nick D' Virgilio - Where's The Passion (Official Lyric Video)
The official music video for Nick D’ Virgilio single “Where’s The Passion,” taken from his solo album “Invisible” released on June 17th 2020. Directed and edited by Christian Rios
Latin Percussion Matador Congas (Demo)
Nick D’Virgilio takes a look at Latin Percussion’s expansive line of Matador Congas, available in a range of sizes and with cool Sweetwater-exclusive finishes.
Big Big Train: Drum Rig Tour
Sweetwater’s Nick D’Virgilio is also the drummer for the progressive rock band Big Big Train — check out this video for an inside look at his drum rig, then click the links above for more info on the gear and the group!
Checking out the WFL III Drums at Winter NAMM 2020
Nick D’Virgilio stops by the WFL III drums booth to talk with Bill Ludwig III to see what’s new with their snare drums
Drum Lesson: 5 Classic Drum Groove Song Intros
Nothing gets the crowd moving like a groovy drum intro — Sweetwater‘s Nick D’Virgilio presents five classic songs with iconic drum intros, and shows you how to play them!
Drum Lesson: Drumming Limb Independence Practice Tips
At Sweetwater‘s GearFest 2019, we were asked about tips and techniques drummers can use to increase limb independence. Nick D’Virgilio came through with these helpful drumming independence practice tips
Spock's Beard "Snow" Medley by Nick D'Virgilio
Spock’s Beard, formed in 1992, recorded their last studio album ” Noise Floor” with Nick D’Virgilio on the drums. Enjoy this 17-minute long prog-rock medley that’s sure to inspire you to pick up your sticks and practice
Big Big Train - Alive (Official Music Video)
The official music video for Big Big Train single “Alive,” taken from their “Grand Tour” album released on May 17th 2019. Directed and edited by Tim Sidwell
Big Big Train perform Folklore at Loreley, Germany
Big Big Train performing live their staple song “Folklore” while headlining the Night of the Prog Festival in Lorelei, Germany on July 2018
Progressive Rock Drumming Tips with Nick D'Virgilio
With years of experience as the drummer for progressive rock bands Spock’s Beard and Big Big Train, Nick D’Virgilio is THE DRUMMER to teach you how to improve your progressive rock drumming