Another One From the Archives

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Here’s the original video from The Mouth of Ghosts’ single ‘When the Sun Sets’. It was a privilege working with these guys and who knows it may not be finished just yet…watch this space! http://youtu.be/QdRaPz3MtCU

Adding Rolls To A Fill

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Here we are looking at adding rolls to a simple half bar semiquaver fill. Example one is the semiquaver fill played with no rolls. Note that the final semiquaver is played on the crash cymbal with the non-dominant hand. Example two adds the five stroke roll to the fill. The first two semiquavers are replaced by four double stroke demi-semiquavers. …

Paradiddle Fills Video Lesson

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Here we are looking at a selection of Paradiddle fills played in semiquavers and orchestrated around the kit. Example one shows the basic Paradiddle sticking on the snare. Example two orchestrates the dominant hand ‘down’ the toms. The non-dominant hand remains on the snare drum throughout. Example three orchestrates the dominant hand ‘up’ the toms. Example four starts by traveling down the …

A New Video Lesson For You

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I have just uploaded a brand new video lesson on the 6 Stroke Roll. Please feel free to watch, share, subscribe and enjoy! Check out my latest video lesson here:  

Recomended Listening List

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Listening List Rhythm magazine recently published a bookazine book entitled ‘The 100 Greatest Drum Beats and How to Play Them’. All though arguably not conclusive the list is certainly an ideal starting point for any student(s) looking to broaden their musical horizons. I recommend that all students take the time to listen to these great songs and check out the …