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Forum: Drummers 06-26-2012, 06:54 PM
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Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

HI Drum Mum (great name BTW!!) Well, the first thing IS about the gear. While Elvin's kit at the lesson was really beat up, it no doubt had been tuned properly for Elvin's tastes. In general a...
Forum: Drummers 11-10-2011, 01:51 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Hey guys - new vids of what I'm now doing:

http://www.moderndrummer.com/site/2011/11/billy-ward-on-new-chris-shinn-project/#.TrsDX3HEM7A


Ramtin - sorry, but I can't quite understand your...
Forum: Drummers 01-09-2011, 12:31 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Wow - Thelron, sorry it took so long for me to see this! Thanks so much for your compliment! The only drag about Voices in My Head is that I llowed it to be called a video about jazz, when really...
Forum: Drummers 12-22-2010, 04:08 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Hi Sjogras - thanks for the compliment on my snare! That drum was a 6X 14 birch DW VLT shell. I've gotta say, that is how that drumset sounds because I used very few microphones in making that...
Forum: Drummers 07-10-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Here's a little heads up - I'm doing a week of clinics in the eastern U.S. in August. If you are nearby, please come and let's try to hang!

http://www.dwdrums.com/woodologytour/
Forum: Drummers 07-08-2010, 03:55 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

thanks Bo. I've been told that Big time has a big WAF (wife acceptance factor) :D

It's hot as %^&*( here in New York city! I hope you all are doing well (and recording yourselves nonetheless)
Forum: Drummers 07-02-2010, 11:47 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Thanks Nightworker - I'm at least beginning to play again. Subbed for Joe Morello (who was ill) at the Chicago Drum Show a few weeks ago. The vids to that are out there - at least available on my...
Forum: Drummers 03-10-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Thanks all! I'm working on it.
Forum: Drummers 02-05-2010, 06:23 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Just passing through here - Have you guys seen my Rhythm Tech Stickball????

NAMM 2010 "best in show" award. It's cookin!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnT9xTkE_JI&feature=player_embedded
Forum: Drummers 10-30-2009, 05:07 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Jay,

thanks - and please accept my apologies for not responding to your question. If we catch each other at a NAMM show, I would be happy to share what i can with you for free - though, it is...
Forum: Drummers 07-06-2009, 03:55 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

I posted this in general - now it is here. thanks Bernhard for taking what you wish to make it all happen.

http://billyward.yuku.com/topic/3706?page=-1

Jim Chapin passed away July 4th, 2009.
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2009, 07:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,503
Posted By billy ward
Jim Chapin R.I.P.

sorry to post this.. It's been a while since I've been around. There will NEVER be another Jim Chapin. I'm gutted. somebody else can copy and paste this link if they wish.. Here's what I've put...
Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2009, 05:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,740
Posted By billy ward
Re: BRADY - New 2009 Products & NAMM Report

He-he. You're a sport, Disco-Stu! I remember a gig or two at Studio 54 (a miracle)... ah, nevermind... :D
Yeah... Brady drums... lovely.
Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2009, 03:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,740
Posted By billy ward
Re: BRADY - New 2009 Products & NAMM Report

Very beautiful instruments, yes. Those Brady folks are not kidding around.

Stu, can I borrow your disco ball this Tuesday? I have a drum club lunch in New York city this Tuesday and we could...
Forum: Drummers 03-30-2009, 03:01 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

I love the name, Gus. One of my closest friends has a son named August - they call him Gus.

thank you so much! I have to admit, I need feedback - because doing videos and writing (and basically...
Forum: Drummers 03-20-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Guz - I was hoping for a better story about the name!

I'm very good with the bill ward/billy ward thing. no biggie. In the early nineties, when I was strictly a studio drummer, it was more...
Forum: Drummers 03-20-2009, 03:15 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Hey Guz (dare I ask how you got that name??)

I'm not really a jazz drummer - just a drummer who made a DVD about jazz in efforts to help rock guys.

sorry, Dio is way out of my league. Maybe...
Forum: Drummers 03-19-2009, 01:37 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

Hey Fox,

Well, Voice in my Head was made for you then! take those two rudiments and work them - and work on the triplety stuff S L O W. It'll come and then you'll have some unique sex inside...
Forum: Drummers 03-18-2009, 11:48 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

I'm great. Ozzy says hi.
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2009, 11:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,866
Posted By billy ward
Re: MD MAg Billy Ward "DrumParts" piece plus free audio! check it out!

Here's a heads-up.
Some people have had trouble with the audio downloads -
If the link to the MD Audio Download from my home page is:

http://www.billyward.com/"great_drum_parts_dl.html"
...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2009, 06:38 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 42,319
Posted By billy ward
Re: Best Drum Track Of All Time

this is always great educational stuff!

Here's a treat - free MD article - plus actual audio clips from interviews with well-known drummers. here:
...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,866
Posted By billy ward
MD MAg Billy Ward "DrumParts" piece plus free audio! check it out!

Given the favorite drum track thread that going on... If you are like me, you never actually check the home pages of websites. (I simply head straight to the forum)

This is why I'm giving you...
Forum: Drummers 02-27-2009, 04:55 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 87,086
Posted By billy ward
Re: Billy Ward here!

It looks like the MD Fest 2008 has been released. Saw this -

http://drummertalk.org/2009/02/25/hudson-releases-modern-drummer-fest-2008-dvd/

and... the downloads are still happening at...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2009, 02:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,511
Posted By billy ward
Re: My snare sounds like crud - please help (link to video)

for starters LOOSEN YOUR SNARES! They are choking. Set them to when you play soft they speak. Then maybe consider losing all that junk you have on the drum. If it sounds bad without all the...
Forum: General Discussion 01-12-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,152
Posted By billy ward
Re: Pay-What-You-Want downloads from Billy Ward

Bumping this for the New Year. Folks - check this stuff out! I am leading the horse to water, and hoping he takes a drink!
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