We round out our rudimental refresher series today as we cover the drag rudiments. In the news, Dave and Troy discuss the return of Tico Torres to Bon Jovi, epic drummer wanted posters, what’s the deal with cymbalvote.com, and Visible Music College’s Drumathon 9.
We continue our rudimental refresher series as we cover the diddle and flam rudiments.
In the news, we talk about our favorite fills, you can win Will Calhoun’s drum kit, DrumChannel.com is giving away tickets to an Aaron Spears masterclass, the dos and don’ts of metal drumming, Vic Firth’s new synthetic stick, Stewart Copeland’s new documentary kickstarter, Steve Gadd’s new album, and Drumathon 9!
Here at the beginning of the school year, we figured it was a good idea to brush up on our rudiments! We cover the roll rudiments in Part 1 of Drummer Talk’s Rudimental Refresher show.
In the news, we finally find out who won Loudwire’s Greatest Metal Drummer contest, we discuss NPR’s 10 ways to improve your practice time, we listen to a cool sounding groove played by a 10 year old on a washing machine, Mickey Hart examines the connection between music and cognition, and we run down Classic Rock’s top singing drummers!
Guys from Blast duke it out … plus blacklights!![youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=186Fdc59tWY[/youtube]
It’s a whacky show as we talk about composition today. Milt Jackson is the “drummer” of the week and we talk about the Single Drag Tap.
Today we’re uncovering the truth about tuning. We also discuss news about Thomas Lang’s Creative Control book and Ludwig’s new Legacy Classic series. Listener, Steve Vorass is the drummer of the week and rudiment of the week is Ian’s “Swing (Ride) 5″. Show Notes