Category : Drumming Tips

Written on Feb, 19, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

  Some musicians (oftentimes the younger ones) tend to work what they practice  at home into the gig. Developing technique is an essential part of becoming a musician, but that technique can often times get in the way of playing music. When you play music, a bandmate or music director may point out places where you are dragging, rushing, playing …

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Written on Feb, 12, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

You may not think about carrying a whole extra snare to a gig, but what if you broke a lug casing on the snare? This happened to me once, and I must have hit the ultimate rim shot or something. Replacing a broken head is one thing (always carry extra heads as well), but if you crack a lug casing, …

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