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Forum: Drum Technique 10-10-2008, 08:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,627
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Heel Up Technique: Bury the Beater or Not?

whenever i 'bury the beater' with my new kick (18") it bounces rapidly and it sounds all buzzy. i bury the beater alot, cause im not very good, but on my old kit it would be alot more unified. my new...
Forum: Drum Technique 09-29-2008, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,526
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Playing drums with an acoustic guitar.

i play weekly at a local coffee house with a, uh, sortof acoustic band (started as an acoustic jam project but became a full electric band) and i play drums about half the time, playing guitar/vocals...
Forum: Drums 09-27-2008, 12:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,302
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Question About Gretsch Catalina Shells

oh ok thanks, i had the idea that it was a whole ply. thanks for the help.
Forum: Drums 09-27-2008, 12:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,302
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Question About Gretsch Catalina Shells

so ive already put a payment on my new kit, a gretsch catalina jazz in natural finish, and i wondered "how do they make it look like maple if its made of mahogany, a dark wood?". i read up on it and...
Forum: General Discussion 09-26-2008, 09:35 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 15,237
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Any punk drummers that anyone likes?

i guess it depends on your definition. Blink 182, Green Day and the Offspring are prime examples of mainstream pop punk, but bands like say Alkaline Trio or the Descendents are def pop punk too,...
Forum: General Discussion 09-26-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,585
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Where do you start when teaching children and teenager?

yeah luckily we had a great band program at my school. i never drummed in school though, only guitar, knowledge which i would be nowhere without. i wish i played a bit of drums in some combos, but...
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2008, 11:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,585
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Where do you start when teaching children and teenager?

i wouldnt teach rudiments right away, i think its more important to have feel first. on the other hand, i wish i started learning rudiments earlier, but still i think a kid would have more interest...
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2008, 11:16 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 15,237
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Any punk drummers that anyone likes?

yeah dude great pop punk drummers
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2008, 11:14 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 15,237
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Any punk drummers that anyone likes?

supposedly he started playing drums 6 months before op ivy recorded Energy. NEAT HUH.
Forum: Drums 09-24-2008, 12:08 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,342
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Ludwig Centennial Drumkits

haha im prett sure he was making a joke because bonzolead made a typo (24')

' = foot
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2008, 10:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,125
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Moving away, really gonna miss the band...

this thread may be a bit vague, but you know when your playing with a band, and its just sounding exactly how you want it to? yesterday at practice we were just feeling it, every song was tight, we...
Forum: Drum Technique 09-23-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,509
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Uneven Left hand/Right hand Speed

haha thats funny, i do that all the time. im always tapping my left hand on something, trying to feel the burn. it seems to help.
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 77,600
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Great links for drummers

does anyone know a link to any sortof 'drum maker', like one were you can design the perfect drum kit, just for fun? ive seen the DW kitbuilder, but ive seen pictures people have made with some other...
Forum: Drums 09-19-2008, 11:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,949
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: is there ANYTHING bad about Gretsch Cat Jazz?

so i called every gretsch dealer in vancouver, and i can get it in either natural or rustic pearl. i had my heart set on white pearl, but either way ill go down to the store and see them in person,...
Forum: Drum Technique 09-19-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,509
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Uneven Left hand/Right hand Speed

cool, thanks for the advice, excpet my right hand is still much faster/ more dominant than the left, its just the fact that im not used to the stronger (but still weaker than right) left hand. but...
Forum: Drum Technique 09-19-2008, 08:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,509
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Uneven Left hand/Right hand Speed

after 2 years or so of drumming i realized my left hand was much slower then my right, i guess i had never tried many rudiments and i had always just gotten used to the stronger right hand. So i...
Forum: Drummers 09-17-2008, 09:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,149
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Justin Peroff

anyone know about this band?
totally musical drumming. he has really great ideas, really creative. the band is amazing too.

check out the songs KC Accidental or Fire Eye'd Boy (the video features...
Forum: Drums 09-15-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 227,589
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: THE GOOD SNARE THREAD

i have a porkpie piglite acrylic snare, 13"
it sounds amazing for the price, it was only about $300
Forum: Drums 09-15-2008, 07:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,949
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: is there ANYTHING bad about Gretsch Cat Jazz?

cool, thanks for the comments. im pretty musch set on buying the kit, im getting sick of my forums.
Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2008, 12:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,176
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: questions about switching to an electric kit

that makes me so mad. Calling the cops for drumming? come on.
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2008, 11:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,578
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2008, 11:05 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,376
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Favorite drum or cymbal of your kit!

favorite drum: Porkpie acrylic PigLite 13" snare

my best cymbal is my Zildjian 21" Sweet ride, tradish.
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2008, 10:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,578
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Do you enjoy playing less if you are a professional ?

a blues man once told me:

"Thats why its called 'playing'- it ain't working."

words of wisdom.
Forum: Drum Technique 09-14-2008, 10:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,214
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: looking to the side as you play

i used to do that for a while but one time i hit my face REAL hard with a stick.
i tend to look to the side alot too.
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2008, 10:22 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 12,835
Posted By EvanMatthiesen
Re: Alcohol and playing

drinking is way worse for you in almost every aspect than marijuanna.

and of course im not FORCED to drink, i just mean its hard not to at a party gig, when its free, and all your buddies are...
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