Luke Taylor


Secretly Minnesotan: meet drummer Ric Menck, longtime collaborator with Matthew Sweet

Drummer Ric Menck has worked with Matthew Sweet, as well as with bassist Paul Chastain, during a music career that spans decades. And within the past year, Menck relocated from Los Angeles to Minneapolis. 'I'm beginning to explore Minneapolis, and it's fascinating,' Menck says. 'The town is filled with so many amazing musicians, it's almost unbelievable to me.' Menck recently spoke to The Current about his life and his multifaceted career in music.