Alexander The Great – Iron Maiden – BridgeSteve Ley
This excerpt is taken from the bridge section (3:54 – 4:38) of Iron Maiden's epic 'Alexander The Great' from the album, Somewhere in Time (1986). The drum pattern is played with little variation, providing a steady platform for the band.
Try playing the rhythm below slowly, with counting. Note that the beats are counted in eighth notes, dictated by the time signature.
Breakdown @ 140 BPM