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Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 522
Posted By ermghoti
Re: A few recording questions

Use fewer mics, or, at least, only use the signal from the toms' close mics as effects sends. The recorderman setup will get a great stereo image of the whole kit with four mics, so as long as the...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-15-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 664
Posted By ermghoti
Re: New Breed for a relative beginner?

My instructor used New Breed almost immediately, just using the patterns as sticking drills. It doesn't have to be about independence.
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Any problems wearing both earplugs and ear muffs?

The decrease is significant, it's just not additive.

http://www.audiologyonline.com/articles/extra-protection-wearing-earmuffs-and-1218

In that example, the combination increases attenuation by...
Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,009
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Looking to get into drum recording

I advice new guys to spend their money where the sound is. Physical mixer controls are nice, but they don't affect the sound. So, get an interface wit height channels (I gathered you're up against...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 809
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Amplified Bass drum sound problem.

The first thing I thought was that lying the mic in the drum is putting it in a node, and/or introducing a proximity effect. I was called upon to record a band once, and was surprised to find an...
Forum: Drums 12-07-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 1,334
Views: 191,367
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Tom angles!!!!

...because they were high when they set it up.
Forum: Drum Technique 11-03-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 757
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Need Help w/ Screw on Floor Tom

If you can get off the other lug screws, and you can get off the opposite head, remove all the screws that work right, unscrew the misbehaving lug from the shell, remove the hoop with the "bad" lug...
Forum: General Discussion 10-31-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,131
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Anyone suggest good drum bags?

I have the Kaces HD series. I don't know if they are available any more, but they are fantastic. Good hardware, they fit suspension mounts well, and they feature a heavy, semi rigid padding that...
Forum: Drums 10-04-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,491
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Snare for a $200 budget

All good suggestions, I have a '70s Supraphonic and a Musashi that each were under $200 by a good margin, maybe just at with new heads.

Steel snares offer great bang-for buck (pun intended). The...
Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,554
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Sonor-king of the micro kits?

THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,266
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Congrats To Bermuda!

All the thumbs, all the way up!
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 882
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Drum Dial tuning

These are all fair points. I have one, rarely use it, but still consider it money well spent.

It is also a good training tool for the new drummer. I found I would get myself into trouble tuning by...
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,109
Posted By ermghoti
Forum: General Discussion 05-18-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,318
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Reality check!

I keep saying this. Buy drums for the hardware and finish you prefer, if your main use is the stage.

A bar we used to play in NYC mandated the use of their house kit. It was a decrepit Export,...
Forum: General Discussion 04-30-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By ermghoti
Re: This ever happen? Plus a 5 minute beat

I don't know about that, but I can fall almost completely asleep doing rudiments. As in, I have to catch myself before I topple off the throne.
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,203
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Names of the drums and cymbals - origins? etymology

They were originally mounted on a rail on the bass drum, so the cymbal "rode" the drum.
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,154
Posted By ermghoti
Forum: General Discussion 02-05-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 1,574
Views: 444,176
Posted By ermghoti
Re: THE CLASSIFIEDS - For Sale / Wanted

The drums are gone now.
Forum: General Discussion 01-31-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,351
Posted By ermghoti
Re: "Nobody cares about the drummer, except for the Rush guy."

98.72% of people won't notice if the guitarist stops playing.

68.149% of statistics cited on the Internet are made up on the spot.
Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 984
Posted By ermghoti
Craigslist Done Right

Nifty drum, to boot. (http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/hnp/msg/4307462007.html)
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,404
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Why do people treat their drums so badly?

Some people consider their instruments tools, some consider them family members. If you're a kid with the kit he can afford in stead of the one he wants, hustling in and out of bad load-outs with no...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 972
Posted By ermghoti
Re: need some info/help from the Tama guys

Probably. Most multiply drums sound pretty similar. Heads and tuning will make way more difference than the wood involved.



Yes, arguably. The SCs were all made in Japan, built just the same as...
Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,027
Posted By ermghoti
Re: double bass - weak leg is better than strong side

I go through periods when my weak side is better. I think my left is uneducated, where my right side has learned all kinds of things, maybe the muscle memory interferes with what I'm trying to pick...
Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,276
Posted By ermghoti
Re: How many of you guys mic your kits at home?

If you play live, the acoustic sound of your kit will be somewhat alien, could be a distraction. I guess you could bring your mics and a mixer to feed yourself the miked sound. If you want to hear...
Forum: Drums 11-15-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,315
Posted By ermghoti
Re: Buying a drum set and beginner help please.

Electric drums are good news/bad news, like everything else.

Good: Low volume. You will be able to play much more, without needing a rehearsal facility.
As mentioned, they sound good without any...
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