For this week's lesson we have got a sexy, over the top two measure sextuplet/16th note triplet drum fill combining a number of various sticking patterns around the kit. Enjoy!
For this week's lesson we have got a cool sounding crossover drum beat around the kit.
For This week's lesson I have stolen a couple of ideas from Green Day drummer Tre Cool. We will be combining the tom groove that pops up in 'American Idiot' and a sticking pattern from one of Tre's fills in 'Basket Case'. We will also explore a simple, but effective voicing pattern to give the fill a bit more variety and keep the listeners guessing. I hope you like it!
In this week's lesson we have a crack at an awesome sounding linear rock drum fill using a combination of 16th and 32nd notes around the kit. Its a fun one!
For this week's lesson we have got a two measure linear groove with a fun and funky vibe. It can be quite tricky, but when you get the sticking down, you can come up with some awesome sounding orchestrations.
For this week's lesson we have got a fun 2 measure drum fill as 16th notes or a tough single measure 32nd note lick.
How to play the drums. For this week's lesson we have got a solid 16th note varied sticking pattern played the hands while our feet play a simple 8th note ostinato underneath.
In this weeks lesson we have got a similar groove to the one that is used in 'Just Like This' by Limp Bizkit, drummed by John Otto. I have made a small tweak to the hi hat pattern to funk it up a bit...
For this week's lesson we have got a cool intermediate level drum fill using 16th note triplets broken up by some 8th notes to give the fill a syncopated vibe while at the same time orchestrating the lick around the kit.
For this week's lesson we have got a great little tom groove made up of single stroke 16th notes and accents played on the toms with 1/4 note pulse being provided by the kick. You get some nice interplay between the kick and the accents and sounds great when you add the hi hat foot in there as well.
For this week's lesson we have got a sweet sounding drum lick using paradiddles and inverted paradiddles.
In this week's drum lesson we have got a fun up-tempo drum beat and fill on the snare. The groove is simple single strokes with accents, and the fill is the 6 stroke roll both played with a pumping kick drum on beats 1,2,3 and 4.
For this week's lesson we have got a fun two bar drum fill using solid 16th notes.
In this week's lesson we have got a Steve Gadd inspired drum lick with a paradiddle style sticking pattern.
In this week's lesson we have got a fun little beat with some ghost notes and displaced snare accents orchestrated around the kit using the ride, bell, toms and both feet. This is a fun example of how to develop a groove from the usual kick, snare and hi hat into something a little more interesting.