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Forum: Drum Technique 04-05-2010, 12:45 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 39,822
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Murray Spivack technique?

FYI: Murray Spivack: A Lesson with Louie Bellson is now available on DVD from Alfred. (Apologies if this is old info to anyone.) Happy studies!
Forum: Drummers 04-11-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,627
Posted By yammiefan
Dennis Davis

Recorded and toured with Bowie in the 70's. Good hands, very good groove. Overlooked and underrated, IMO. Here's a recent clip:
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2008, 08:34 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 26,296
Posted By yammiefan
Re: The grooviest groove?

Peter Gabriel - Digging in the Dirt
James Brown - Give It Up or Turnit A Loose
David Bowie - Fame
Forum: Drum Technique 01-12-2008, 01:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,595
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Practicing without drums

I used to tap paradiddles on my steering wheel when driving to work; it helped with coordination but got boring after a few weeks. I take sticks with me when I go on vacation to use on the hotel room...
Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2007, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,956
Posted By yammiefan
Re: The Event of 2008

Corea and John McLaughlin will co-lead a group and tour next Fall. The drummer: Vinnie Colaiuta.
Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2007, 05:56 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 95,696
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Most Under-rated Drummers

Under-rated in the sense that drum mags don't seem to mention them much (and in no particular order):

Joey Heredia

Paco Sery

Richie Morales

Gary Husband
Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2007, 05:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,425
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Jack of all trades master of none?

Well, if you have the time I'd say learn all you can. Remember, you have the rest of your life to improve your skills. If you're practice time is limited, practice what interests you most. Perhaps...
Forum: Drums 12-26-2007, 02:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,700
Posted By yammiefan
Re: The kits you didn't like....

My first kit was a Pearl Export circa 1988. Being a dopey kid with no money, I didn't research anything, didn't play anything in the store, just went with the cheapest kit that looked good (the kit...
Forum: Drums 12-26-2007, 01:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,266
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Bought an S-hoop, my thoughts....

Thanks for the review cdrums21; I'll be ordering an s-hoop shortly.
Forum: Drummers 12-26-2007, 12:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,817
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Gary Novak

Gary cut two fantastic albums with Joe Locke a few years ago: 4 Walls of Freedom and Dear Life. Both albums just burn.
Forum: Drummers 01-06-2007, 01:34 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 35,433
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Tony Williams

Glad to know I'm not the only one who hated the sound of those DWs Tony played towards the end of his life.

My jazz cherry was popped listening to my dad's lp of "Four and More". The speed,...
Forum: Drummers 01-06-2007, 12:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,523
Posted By yammiefan
Re: Cindy Blackman

Cindy's a highly skilled drummer, that's for sure, but she when I've heard her play jazz she steals too many of Tony Williams' licks. Tony's my all-time favorite drummer and I certainly understand...
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