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Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By philrudd
Re: It Happened Again!!

Exactly this! I remember an early studio experience I had - when I brought home the initial recording roughs, I was so disappointed that I didn't sound like Copeland or Cameron or Mac Macneilly, and...
Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 379
Posted By philrudd
Re: do i need a hi hat mic?

Wow, that's exactly the setup I used when I recorded an album with my old band - we did it ourselves on an old Tascam. We scored a few good mikes, but not many, so we had to be judicious. After some...
Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By philrudd
Re: Drummer Terry Williams playing with Dire Straits - nice drumming!

Here's a pretty comprehensive explanation from the co-producer that I hadn't seen before:

http://www.soundonsound.com/sos/may06/articles/classictracks_0506.htm

And this is from another site:
...
Forum: General Discussion 01-14-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,633
Posted By philrudd
Re: Letting go vs focusing

Tell him/her/them to fuck off. Find other people to play with. And get back behind the kit.

Don't get me wrong...there were times when I questioned whether or not I wanted to keep drumming; I...
Forum: General Discussion 01-14-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By philrudd
Re: Drummer Terry Williams playing with Dire Straits - nice drumming!

Love Terry Williams' drumming - I saw the 'Brothers in Arms' tour with him playing, and he was a powerhouse.

Having said that...I still prefer Pick Withers' original drumming on this song. It's so...
Forum: Drummers 01-05-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 163,615
Posted By philrudd
Re: Neil Peart

I'm not a real big Rush fan - when the songs come on the radio I don't change the station, but I don't have any Rush albums in my collection. (There may be a cassette of 'Moving Pictures' around here...
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By philrudd
Re: Jason Bonham: The Last Time I Remember My Father Showing Me Anything

Say it again!

Absolutely agree. Abacab, too, has some excellent drumming on it. Bonham knew a great drummer when he saw one.
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,633
Posted By philrudd
Re: Letting go vs focusing

How long have you been playing? I think that the longer you play - the more experience you have - the closer those two frames of mind come to merging. I remember very well feeling almost exactly as...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,659
Posted By philrudd
Re: Another *&^%$# Bar Owner

But how else is a band supposed to get started? Every band I've played in that had any degree of success started out playing any and every gig available, and almost always for free. Pretty much every...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,659
Posted By philrudd
Re: Another *&^%$# Bar Owner

Nah. It's just called supply and demand. Why should a club owner pay a band anything unless their product makes them money? Nobody starts a club without the prime motivation being profit. And paying...
Forum: Drummers 12-12-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,819
Posted By philrudd
Re: Thoughts On Phil Collins??

That's part of the reason that 'Abacab' is the latest I can go in the Genesis catalog. On that album, you can hear the beginnings of the slick 80's sound you describe, but the drums still sound like...
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,879
Posted By philrudd
Re: The being fired or quitting thread

Been fired twice.

The first one kind of caught me by surprise...but it was a doomed alliance from the start (the other three members wore makeup and tight pants; I was a jeans and wife-beater...
Forum: Drummers 12-11-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,819
Posted By philrudd
Re: Thoughts On Phil Collins??

Thoughts on Phil Collins:

Don't particularly like his voice, and his songwriting on pretty much everything after 'Abacab' is utter crap.

But the man is absolutely one of the finest drummers who...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 650
Posted By philrudd
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,248
Posted By philrudd
Re: How to handle this situation

This is good stuff! I'm getting that book (which did indeed put me off with its title - my mistake).
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By philrudd
Re: I've had tendonitis in my wrists for the last year and half. I just joined a band. Advice?

I suffered from sore wrists, knees, feet and back for several years. I was playing in two bands, but we really only gigged together once a month at most; the practices were practically as rare. Yet I...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,452
Posted By philrudd
Re: Jeez, Phil...

Or at least thin the herd.
Forum: General Discussion 11-13-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,452
Posted By philrudd
Re: Jeez, Phil...

Glad to see that everyone's not rushing to judgement on this one.

I mean, what do we really know about the intended targets? They could be serious assholes.

And who amongst us hasn't tried to...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 36,325
Posted By philrudd
Re: Unpopular Drumming Opinion Thread

I took Larry's comment to be rhetorical. The church/state overlap is really incidental to the broader issue of scientific illiteracy. If Intelligent Design and Creationism are presented as 'science',...
Forum: General Discussion 10-08-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 36,325
Posted By philrudd
Re: Unpopular Drumming Opinion Thread

That's a notion that's being taught in American public schools alongside math and science. And we know how American kids are doing in math and science.
Forum: General Discussion 10-08-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,453
Posted By philrudd
Re: Hahahahahahahaha :)

What's he post as? Fantastic drummer.
Forum: General Discussion 10-08-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 36,325
Posted By philrudd
Re: Unpopular Drumming Opinion Thread

In a logical world, you'd be 100% correct. But in this reality...it already IS happening, to some degree.

In 2012, Tennessee state lawmakers approved the teaching of creationism as part of its...
Forum: General Discussion 10-08-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By philrudd
Re: Bass Drum Volume / Running Through PA

Oh my god...so terribly sorry about your daughter. You're unbelievably tough to keep moving ahead as you obviously have. That fvcking lowlife piece-of-crap plankton vomit biker @sshole...I'd like to...
Forum: Drum Technique 10-08-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,591
Posted By philrudd
Re: THE AMBIDEXTROUS THREAD

Now THIS is interesting. And I didn't even know one could be 'left-eyed' or 'right-eyed'.

I do almost all sports right handed, but write, drum and eat with my left. How does one determine which...
Forum: Drum Technique 10-08-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,676
Posted By philrudd
Re: Tempo problems!

That's what I do! I always pretend the click is a guy with a woodblock/cowbell/etc. playing right behind me. It sounds strange but it really helps me groove.
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