Also includes four extended solo drum pieces.
Disc Two: History of the U.S. Beat Explains and demonstrates, along with a great band, the evolution of the drumset in U.S. music how incorporating a knowledge of drumming history can help drummers play current genres with more authenticity and depth.
In addition, Vital Information plays seven complete tunes, and Steve explains many of the complex rhythmic concepts that he uses in the band’s music.
Special DVD Features: Extensive bonus footage including, drum solos, a brilliant hi-hat solo, alternate band takes, a camera-switching option, optional running commentary by Steve, a listening list, a reading list, and more.
Musicians featured on this program are Frank Gambale-guitar; Tom Coster-keyboards; Baron Browne-electric bass; Mark Soskin-piano; Steve Marcus-sax; and Mike Pope-acoustic bass.