Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Reviews Sun King Warriors

Music Preview: Former Rusted Root drummer Jim Donovan steps out front with Sun King Warriors

March 10, 2016 12:00 AM By Scott Mervis / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jim Donovan treasured his time in Rusted Root, and when he left the band in 2004 after 14 years, the drummer says, “I personally felt tapped out.”

He had accomplished a lot with the band — a double-platinum album, tours with Santana, Plant/Page, etc. — and was worn down from the touring and ready to focus on family life. He played his last show two days after his third child was born.

“It was hard to make the move, but.....