A Chad Smith drum transcription from the handwritten archives. He unleashes some powerful snare and funk chops on this upbeat Red Hot Chili Peppers track. From the album Mother’s Milk, it’s a force of nature all its own.
notes on the bottom of staff = kick drum
notes under bottom of staff x = high hat with left foot
notes on the middle of staff = snare
circled notes on other lines = toms
top of staff x = high hat (when a 0 is on top = open)
top of staff x with circle around it is ride cymbal
top of staff triangle = crash cymbal
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