This sounds avant-garde today! Imagine how it must have been received when it premiered in 1933!
We know that Mike Johnston is a great teacher, especially online! His site, mikeslessons.com, sees thousands of students a day. If you ever wanted to get some tips, hints, and learn how he does what he does, now is your chance. Through creativelive.com, you can enroll in his 16-part course on becoming a music teacher.
Troy unpacks what it really means to play “authentically” on today’s show. In the news, we discuss Tama’s new Silverstar drums, why a band in NJ did to get busted by the cops, AC/DC’s new record, the last mention of the Dave Lombardo saga, and what’s next for Radiohead.
What are the biggest career mistakes to avoid? Zildjian asked 24 different drummers and answers range from starting younger to not practicing enough.
Find out what Jason Bittner, Antonio Sanchez, Matt Greiner, Gary Husband, and more have to say in Zildjian’s Artist Buzz Roll.
Before multi-track recording, drums were recording using just a handful of microphones. Whether you’re going for a vintage sound, or you just don’t have the budget for a full-blown miking setup, Modern Drummer’s breakdown of minimal miking techniques can help you out!
On today’s episode, Dave and Troy discuss 5 tips for getting gigs that have nothing to do with chops.
We also answer a listener question about soundproofing, and hear from one of those “Supra” guys!
In the news, we check in on Benny Greb’s fundraiser, discuss a world record attempt, discover who’s filling in for Joey Kramer, listen to a crazy mash-up of drumming and throat singing, and look at the top five Dave Grohl beats.
Check out this hour-long clinic on building a better drum solo presented by Music Radar’s Drum Expo 2014 by the folks at Drumeo.com.
Drum Expo 2014, a blitzkrieg of drumming information, news, articles, interviews, and more from the folks over MusicRadar.com is officially upon us! Over the next several days, we’ll cull through the chaff to bring you the wheat, and highlight some of the more interesting morsels waiting for you there.
Music Radar has officially announced the lineup for this year’s expo. Artists include Travis Barker, Tony Royster Jr, Neil Peart, Tommy Lee, and Mike Mangini.
So stay tuned here Drummer Talk for the latest!