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Forum: Drums 05-10-2012, 12:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,130
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Cheap drum brands...

That union jr. drumset looks like what I need. Thanks.
Forum: Drums 05-09-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,130
Posted By Drummertist
Cheap drum brands...

My 6 year old niece wants to learn the drums. She has an excellent sense of rhythm and already knows the basic rock beat. I want to get her a CHEAP (and I mean CHEAP w/ hardware incl.) drumset. What...
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,012
Posted By Drummertist
Re: help me know if i suck

Why not post a video is the My Playing section. We can't say until we see you play. Don't be so hard on yourself. Everyone thinks they suck. I think I suck.
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,528
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Why are so many drummers d****?

I hear negative stuff about drummers all the time. It's almost like a stereotype nowadays. I personally am very respectful and have tons of humility when it comes to what I can do.
Forum: Drum Technique 02-29-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,720
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Sorry, probably a very basic question

Basically it's telling you that when you count "One, Two, Three, Four" (which is a complete measure), you play the bass drum on one, rest on two, play on three and rest on four. Since the bass note...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-29-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,720
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Sorry, probably a very basic question


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Forum: Drum Technique 02-29-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,590
Posted By Drummertist
Split 16ths AKA Linear Fills - Tips?

I've always been enthralled by drummers who can do those awesome nasty gospel split fills and I want to be able to as well. I've been working with Hands, Grooves and Fills by Pat Petrillo and have...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,184
Posted By Drummertist
Re: If practice noise was never an issue....

I'd use the drumset most of the time if that were the case.

BTW, I thought I was alone on this, but I use my knee to drive and play on my steering wheel too! I've become quite adept at using my...
Forum: General Discussion 02-17-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,803
Posted By Drummertist
Re: How do you drum along with music?

First, are you guys 5 years old? Did he steal your juicie cup and now you want playskool revenge? Grow up.

Second, I listen to songs on my iPhone through some cheap earbuds. I like to hear my...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,597
Posted By Drummertist
Re: double stroke roll

This kinda thing has been gone over a thousand times. Do a forum search for double stroke roll.
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,676
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Drum kit components that beginners waste their money on...

...and the thread comes to a screeching halt. I have a cowbell and woodblock but haven't learned how to use them very well. I bought them a couple years back and while I can't use them yet, I at...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2012, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,440
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Your drum faces

I know some drummer who look like they're having an orgasm behind the kit. Me personally, I think I do the "deep eyebrows" and look like I'm FEELING the music. I need to video myself more often to...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,099
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Duct Tape and Drum In A Box

Here's what I would add.

5) Thou shalt not allow children on the drumset before, during or after church (a big problem at my old church)

6) Thou shalt not place the drums behind a glass wall...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2012, 02:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,358
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Dumming noob...stick holding advice

Don't invent a new way to hold sticks. Learn how to do it properly from the beginning. Matched grip and traditional grip have been around for nearly a century because they work, don't strain muscles...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-09-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,887
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Consistent rim shots

Dude. I'm still working on this. I've been working on it for over a year now and I still can't get them 100% consistent. Yet, I've watched drummers that can do them behind their backs, with their...
Forum: Drums 02-09-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,792
Posted By Drummertist
Re: 5 Piece Ludwig Classic Maple in Birdseye finish

Soooo...Sticks...you seem to buy a lot of gear. I was wondering...can I borrow some money because you seem to be filthy stinking rich. Did you grandfather leave you his trust fund? Did you rob a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,536
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Pillow with rebound

Oh, about that pillow, you should get THIS ONE (http://www.jumpingpillowsusa.com/about.html)! Then we can all have fun with it!!!
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,536
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Pillow with rebound

I feel like an ass.

*Hangs head. Leaves forums*

EDIT: AndyMC and Arky also qualify...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,536
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Pillow with rebound

It wasn't a joke. Just common knowledge. Did I miss something?
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,536
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Pillow with rebound

I thought no rebound was the reason drummers would practice on a pillow. Why not just use a practice pad if you need rebound.
Forum: General Discussion 02-06-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,384
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Drumming notation needs a face lift!

There's a reason it's been around since "ancient Greece": IT WORKS.
Forum: General Discussion 02-03-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,130
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Why did you start drumming?

I started playing when I was 21 because our (12 year old) church drummer was leaving, and he had taught me how to do basic four on the floor and double time. Why did I learn? Because it looked...
Forum: General Discussion 02-03-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,560
Posted By Drummertist
Re: If you could only have a 4-piece cymbal setup, what would it be?

All Zildjian:

14" A New Beat Hi-Hats
10" A Custom Splash
18" A Medium Thin Crash
21" A Sweet Ride

I'm a traditional kinda guy and it's great to see all of these being mentioned on this...
Forum: General Discussion 02-03-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,854
Posted By Drummertist
Re: "Stick Bag" or "Drummer's Breifcase"

Neither. It should be called "A sack full of S#!T".


Dang you beat me to it!!!
Forum: General Discussion 02-02-2012, 02:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,268
Posted By Drummertist
Re: Fanboy! Who, Me?

Here I'm thinking I'll get backlashed and your comment just made me spew my drink on my computer. LOL!
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