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Forum: General Discussion Today, 11:22 AM
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Posted By keep it simple
Re: "Grooving Responsibly & Filling Creatively" lesson

& just when I'd forgotten all about the backbeat bass drum ;)

Thanks for this gift Pat = great stuff!!!!
Forum: Drums Today, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By keep it simple
Re: pdp Concept Wood Hoop kit NAMM 2015

Someone will love them, & they've got to be better than those super deep hoops being touted around a few years ago. It's the patented plastic cattle they harvest this material from that I feel sorry...
Forum: Drums Yesterday, 01:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 431
Posted By keep it simple
Re: The Bo Eder Pearl Vision Signature kit ;)

I'm sorry. I don't mean to beat up on someone else's drums. Your Visions obviously hit the mark for you, & that's great. My comments are severely tainted by my experience with my son's Vision kit....
Forum: Drums Yesterday, 09:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 602
Posted By keep it simple
Re: 24" bass drum - 10" main snare, surely not?

I'm with you Larry, & with you on the whole small snare thing too (as a main snare), but it's surprisingly easy to get into consistent rimshot mode with this snare. I suppose it depends on how...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 592
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Brain fart

Laughing idiot is certainly a term of endearment. Very few possess the ability to truly laugh at themselves. It's a talent in itself, & probably the best de-stressing safety valve there is. Keeps...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 691
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Big Band drum thread.

Just a wonderful picture, & so pleasing that you'll be back playing with the guys soon. Looks like a blast!!!
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 745
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Is "pocket" what you play or how you play it?

This is true. Attach time attention to the spaces, & dynamic attention to the notes. That's a great foundation for gentleman's vegetables jigglingly deep pockets :)
Forum: Drums Yesterday, 08:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 431
Posted By keep it simple
Re: The Bo Eder Pearl Vision Signature kit ;)

Bo, I can't get excited about this, I just can't. It's not that there's anything wrong with the principal of making a family out of orphans, hell, I'm from an orphanage myself, but it's the Visions...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 01:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 715
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Unanswered Threads

Agreed, that can be annoying, especially if you've spent some time giving a detailed reply. I make a point of replying to those who take time to respond to my posts.

I respond to most of your...
Forum: Drums 01-28-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 602
Posted By keep it simple
Re: 24" bass drum - 10" main snare, surely not?

It does surprise for it's size, but it's a distinctive voice.

Thank you :)
Forum: Drummers 01-28-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6,349
Views: 1,638,411
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Gavin Harrison here!

Ok, that's my first listen, & I like it very much. Of course, huge skill from all players hits you in the face, & although arrangements are complexed, it doesn't come across as being complicated for...
Forum: Drums 01-28-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 539
Posted By keep it simple
Re: NAMM 2015: Premier 'The Beast' Snare

It's already been done, & in just about every combination you can think of. I could go into ridiculous detail about this, but the bottom line is - drums resonate as a whole instrument, not as...
Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 592
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Brain fart

You're absolutely correct Larry. Tempo management sucked. That, & the guitarist not starting the mid fill riff on the "1" of the 3rd bar consistently. All that said, this clip was taken a few...
Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 825
Posted By keep it simple
Re: The 2 products that struck me at NAMM

This is a fairly typical exhibition experience IMO Larry, & one I've mini ranted about before. We always tune our drums well, but if we've only got 2 or 3 kits on display, it's difficult to cover...
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 592
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Brain fart

That's very kind of you Steve. I assure you, I f*&^k up nearly as much as I succeed - it's just that I try a lot :)
Forum: Drums 01-27-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 602
Posted By keep it simple
Re: 24" bass drum - 10" main snare, surely not?

Thank you, but I have to report, to my disgrace, those drums haven't been tuned since they had the crap knocked out of them at the London Drum Show in November. Must do better! ;)
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 291
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Best Bigband playalongs for drums?

I'm completely useless on this David, but wish you luck & happy to bump the thread ;)
Forum: Drums 01-27-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 602
Posted By keep it simple
Re: 24" bass drum - 10" main snare, surely not?

A 13" should certainly offer a great deal of flexibility. I suspect your snare shell is somewhat limiting it's output :(

Thank you :)

The woods gave it a very natural reverb. Loved...
Forum: Drums 01-27-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Drum Building Zenith? Where to now?

Of course, I have to bite on this ;)

Diminishing returns, sure - that's applied for decades. Brand premiums, bragging rights, cosmetic rebirth, marketing driven features, outsourcing / chasing...
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 5,694
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Meytal Cohen? She plays, right?

& that pretty much draws a line under this thread. NEXT!
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 592
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Brain fart

Yes Alain, you're right. I didn't pick up on that at the time. This was just a jam. Noone had prepared, & I wasn't the only one screwing up on a simple song. They're all good players, so it will...
Forum: Drums 01-27-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 296
Posted By keep it simple
Re: S-Hoops vs Yamaha Aluminium Cast Hoops

& ain't that the truth! It's what we spend most of our time working through.

Larry's correct. Less mass = a more open head response, but higher overtones are created by a combination of things. ...
Forum: Drums 01-27-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 472
Posted By keep it simple
Re: First "new" equipment purchase in years!!

Excellent! Great when a plan comes together :)
Forum: Drums 01-27-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 539
Posted By keep it simple
Re: NAMM 2015: Premier 'The Beast' Snare

Whoa - no apology necessary :) I was just pointing out that my ability to comment is somewhat curtailed.
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 592
Posted By keep it simple
Re: Brain fart

Fun indeed - I'm shameless ;) Yes, it's all over the place, & this was captured literally minutes after jamming it for the very first time. My timing sucks royally here, until I settle into the...
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