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Play It Simple

Here’s a few thoughts from me today. Just where I’m at in terms of drumming.

I’ve been listening to a lot of pop music recently. Some really slick drummers. Steve Jordan, JJ Johnson, Kenny Arnoff, Josh Freese. Really heavy studio guys. These guys all have sick chops and can definitely hold their own in a drum battle. But one thing has stood out to me from listening to their records. They all play so simple.

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Drummer Talk 11/16/2007 – PASIC 2007 Recap (Part II)

We continue our PASIC 2007 coverage with Part II (of III). We talk about Dave DiCenso, Dave Weckl, JJ Johnson, Lewis Nash, and Omar Hakim.  Show Notes