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Forum: Drum Technique 04-23-2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,220
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: The book that influenced you the most.

Coltrane: Story of a Sound
Forum: General Discussion 03-22-2009, 11:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,512
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Each Era's Drum Solos

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Forum: General Discussion 03-22-2009, 11:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,512
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Each Era's Drum Solos

Billy Cobham's 'One Word' solo is great.

I would also nominate Tony Williams' solo on 'Seven Steps to Heaven' as an era definer.
Forum: Drum Technique 03-18-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,559
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Singles - wrist/fingers

In response I would say that, while different, they act together. When I open and close my fingers, I can see my forearm muscles stretching and flexing. When I make a pretend ball bouncing motion,...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-18-2009, 05:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,559
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Singles - wrist/fingers

My personal way of looking at it is that the fingers are there to stabilize the stick, in the way that they keep it going up and down in a perfectly straight line. The wrists do 90 percent of the...
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: upbeat 3 4 jazz solo

Definitely check out Max Roach's "The Drum Also Waltzes"!

The original 3/4 drum solo.
Forum: Drum Technique 03-05-2009, 05:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,574
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Help! New drummer needs tips for building hihat-kick independence

Here's a general purpose excersise for seperating the right and left foot.

First play eighths in the right foot and eigth triplets in the left.

Then reverse, triplets in the right and eights in...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-05-2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,435
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: all about control........advice needed.......

Heres the science: playing on surfaces with rebound is what drumming is. Playing on a pillow has nothing to do with drumming. The end.

Obviously I have a strong opinion here. Not to diss any of...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-05-2009, 05:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,981
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Advice NEEDED from experienced gigging drummers

I imagine a situation where you have two kids in the backseat of a car on a road trip with their parents. One keeps annoying the other, so the other is getting really mad, and saying: "I going to...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-01-2009, 03:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,230
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: 4-way coordination by Dahlgren BOOK TWO

Completely off topic, but I really had to jump in and say that I agree! Elvin Jones messes with my head more than anyone... It just seems like he never stops comping.... Its just like this stream of...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-19-2009, 05:38 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,550
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: What First Inspired You

This Forum!

Nothing as good as the moment you finally realise: "oh, the more I practice, the better I can get."
Forum: Drum Technique 02-19-2009, 05:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,518
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: How to strengthen Weaker hand

That actually looks like a great excersise, thanks for sharing! *Goes to practice pad*
Forum: Drum Technique 02-19-2009, 12:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,518
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: How to strengthen Weaker hand

What I'm doing is spending half of my practice pad time each day isolating the left hand. So if you're spending 90 minutes on the pad, 45 minutes is Mangini Method (meaning very slowly and without...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-18-2009, 07:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,791
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Teaching Advice - Beginner Hand Technique. French, German, or both?

If only I'd known about the whole trust thing when a few people asked me for a couple lessons, (free, of course,). In retrospect my efforts were definetly conterproductive, due to the fact that if...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-18-2009, 07:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,705
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: my paradiddles do not sound like singles. help.

There's your problem, IMO.

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Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2009, 07:01 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,485
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: R.I.P.: LOUIE BELLSON

I was holding it together until I read this.
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2009, 06:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,030
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Play along tracks

http://www.amazon.com/Essential-Styles-Drummer-Bassist-Book/dp/0739013548

http://www.amazon.com/Essential-Styles-Drummer-Bassist-Book/dp/0739012037
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2009, 06:14 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,592
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: why do people think drummers are flaky?

Why do people think Basson players are so flaky?


Now there's the real question.
Forum: General Discussion 02-17-2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,592
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: why do people think drummers are flaky?

Whats the difference between a bull and a big band?

On a bull, the ass is at the back and the horns are at the front.

Sorry, thats an old one.
Forum: Drum Technique 02-10-2009, 07:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 22,355
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: "Syncopation" by Ted Reed -Anyone have suggestions on ways to practice?

Take a "thicker" rhythm from the 16ths section, say, 1 e n a 2 n a 3 e n a 4 n a,

and put that on your right hand on a tight hi-hat. Proceed to practice funk by playing the more spaced rhythms...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2009, 06:17 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 13,610
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Favourite Drummer, Bass player Combo

May be old fashioned, but for me Ray Brown and Ed Thigpen are just undeniable.

Of today, has anyone else heard Jack Mouse (drums) and Bob Bowman together? I have "Standard Procedure," and they...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2009, 05:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,808
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Grammys

Radiohead's 15 Step with that massive drumline was totally kick butt.

The Dirty Dozen Brass Band was intense.

As far as the set-players went... I just cannot get enough of live rap/hip-hop...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-04-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,201
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Tips for increasing stick control?

Something worth mentioning is WHY you use heavier sticks when first developing technique.... Not to make things harder, but to make things easier! On a tight practice pad, a heavy stick will react...
Forum: Drum Technique 02-04-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,798
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Beyond Bop Drumming

I've been meaning to get this book for a while, having worked through "Art of Bop" cover to cover. I absolutely loved that book. Before I got that book, Jazz independence seemed impossible,but the...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-25-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,055
Posted By Dan Lane
Re: Playing Jazz...

I'll add something. Watch this video!

http://ca.youtube.com/watch?v=M4-ZBQ_UYgM&feature=related

Sonny Payne's swing is so ridiculously deep, its like, some sort of really deep thing. "Its the...
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