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Forum: Drummers 09-09-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6,297
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Posted By Echo
Gavin Harrison Guide

I have recently discovered Gavin Harrison and truly admire his playing in many ways.

I want to start listening to some of the music he has had a hand in but don't know where to start as my...
Forum: General Discussion 11-30-2009, 10:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,614
Posted By Echo
Re: singing as a drummer..?

There are two themes on this thread on singing and drumming:

One actually singing whilst playing, (backing vox). Very useful if you are good and by the sounds of it (choir...) your pitch will be...
Forum: Drum Technique 11-30-2009, 10:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,715
Posted By Echo
Re: using your body to keep time - legitimate?

I think to give your teacher his credit I think he may just wish to ensure that you do not RELY on physical or audible count.

We have all seen the pros with the religious left foot on the hats...
Forum: Drums 04-19-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,830
Posted By Echo
Re: Black Panther Walnut Snares

Getting back to the main point! BPW has a very deep fundamental tone and this remains in higher tuning (which is necessary to get intricate sticking easily audible). Walnut is not as versatile as...
Forum: Drums 04-19-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,598
Posted By Echo
Re: Metal snare choices, advice (BP/Yamaha/Pearl/PDP content)

I own a Black Panther Walnut and it is a beast. If you want stick definition to come accross through micing you'll want it tuned high and you get a deep and dark tone. However this fundamental tone...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-01-2007, 11:35 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 90,392
Posted By Echo
Re: STICK CONTROL (george L stone) your experiences and suggestions

Excactly.
-With time- however i think building up fundamental muscles and relaxation can be aplified by using a heavier stick. For example my right hand is extreemly fast at single strokes using the...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-29-2007, 08:02 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 90,392
Posted By Echo
Re: STICK CONTROL (george L stone) your experiences and suggestions

I am not saying that you cannot play quickly or in controll with large sticks, you only have to listen to Lang, I just personally like to sit down on the kit with my preffered sticks and that i don't...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-21-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,211
Posted By Echo
Re: How do you know when you have good timing?

A lot has got do with relaxation too and feeling/hearing the tempo. My main foucus at the moment is jazz and on two nights we had two gigs. the first i slowed almost every piece in our fist set (we...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-20-2007, 11:46 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 90,392
Posted By Echo
Re: STICK CONTROL (george L stone) your experiences and suggestions

Personally I use the French grip because i find it the most versatile and controlable, the ability potentially rely on just your hands (rather than bounces) for every single stroke suits me. However...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-20-2007, 11:37 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 90,392
Posted By Echo
Re: STICK CONTROL (george L stone) your experiences and suggestions

I never practice on the kit with heavier sticks but if i'm on a pad and trying to boost speed and strength and obviousyl control i use some faily beefy sticks. but no not on the kit that does mess...
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