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Forum: Drummers 11-04-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,905
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Steve Gadd

Saw Steve playing in Stockholm at the weekend with his band playing songs from his new album '70 Strong'. First time I have seen him live. They had a great sound and Steve certainly doesn't seem to...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 19,303
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Is it OK to talk about the movie "Whiplash" yet?

Interesting reading Erskines comments.

Saw the film the other day and enjoyed it. The recorded playing on it was brilliant I thought.

Do we know the players who recorded it?
Forum: Drummers 01-08-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,280
Posted By thiscocks
Forum: Drummers 01-07-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 33,716
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Steve Smith

Dont know much about Steve Smith but I like this Jazz fusion tune he is on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1ocpYjfUgA&list=UUBCxUNNWc8fwdjrkZX4noDQ

Bass is also awesome!
Forum: Drummers 01-07-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,148
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Carlos Vega

I'd recommend Don Grusins 'Banana Fish' for some really nice Carlos sounds. Worth listening to just for his kit sound.

Taster:...
Forum: Drummers 11-14-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,226
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Buddy Williams

Ha! old thread indeed.

Great to hear Buddy is still playing. There is something cool about seeing great players in small quiet places when only you know who it is playing!

Had a similar...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,090
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Drummers with and without click tracks - analysis

Interesting. Would like to see many more tracks on there however.

Maybe a bit of Toto, sting (with vinnie) and weckl...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,202
Posted By thiscocks
Stevie Nicks track

Hi,

I wondered if anyone knows who played drums on the track 'Violet and Blue'. I think it was only released as a single on a soundtrack so hard to find any info on players. It sounds like it...
Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,904
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Jeff Porcaro fans, check this out!!!

Yeah it's a great groove. He did it after Rosanna. I actually prefer it too- sounds more fluid and is nicer to play IMO. However not a fan off the included synth bass and 80's electric toms which...
Forum: Drummers 09-15-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,257
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Yogi Horton

From listening to his stuff with luther Vandross he was a great player.
Forum: Drummers 06-30-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 159,315
Posted By thiscocks
Re: The legendary Steve Gadd.

sorry if someone has already mentioned it but I just heard "Ludwig" by Bob James (from "Foxy") and it is probably the most technical I have heard Gadd. Absolutely awsome sight playing... Check it out.
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2010, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,604
Posted By thiscocks
Song help

Hi,

Can anyone tell me the time signature in a section of this song which starts at 1:25. It pisses me off every time I hear it!

Cheers,
Tim
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,890
Posted By thiscocks
Re: How to make a track taste good

For an example of taste I would nominate the track 'Confide In Me' from 'The Offbeat Of Avenues' by manhattan transfer. Mr J Porcaro's playing really ticks all the boxes discribed by BassDriver:...
Forum: Drummers 04-09-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,477
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Rick Marotta

Great player Rick Marotta and definitly one of my favourites. 'Time out of mind' on Gaucho by Steely Dan has to be one of the best grooves...
Forum: Drummers 04-09-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 159,315
Posted By thiscocks
Re: So, what is it with Steve Gadd

...listen to 'Master Plan' on Weckls album Master Plan to hear steve play in a more weckl-type style!
Forum: Drummers 08-21-2009, 04:16 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 98,552
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Jeff Porcaro

cool! Don't know what he was doing with all the sticks at the start though!
Forum: Drum Technique 06-18-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,661
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Getting good

I started at 17 and ten years later I am still crap. I enjoy it though. Play for fun.
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,055
Posted By thiscocks
Re: alesis e-practice pad

I used to use an alesis DM5 module with some koby pads and it made a great practice kit. I haven't tried the alesis pads but think they would be a good pad. Are you getting the whole alesis electric...
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2009, 12:59 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 19,544
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Favourite Drummer, Bass player Combo

Jeff Porcaro- Mike Porcaro
Vinnie- Niel Stubenhaus
John JR-Louis Johnson
Carlos Vega- Jimmy Johnson
Harvey Mason- Abe Laboriel
Forum: Drummers 06-09-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 159,315
Posted By thiscocks
Re: The legendary Steve Gadd.

Saw Gadd playing with Eric Clapton the other week in London. Goes without saying he was really tastefull and had a lovely kit sound. Surprised to see him play the whole show with match grip though...
Forum: Drummers 04-23-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 159,315
Posted By thiscocks
Re: The legendary Steve Gadd.

A really good track I heard with Gadd on recently is "Distracted" by Al Jarreau on his album "This Time". Classic Gadd snare patterns and fills. When you hear it, it can be no one else playing.
Forum: General Discussion 03-01-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,279
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Jeff Lorber CD

Awesome, cheers for that. Ill be sure to check out that other Jeff Lorber album.

That Lil' John Roberts is pretty good! never heard him before. The track 'Night Sky' has some of the best drumming...
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,279
Posted By thiscocks
Jeff Lorber CD

Hi,

I just purchased most of the tracks (mp3) of Jeff Lorbers cd "Heard That" but ofcourse I dont know which drummers played on which track.

The Drummers on it are:

Dave Weckl
'lil John...
Forum: General Discussion 01-14-2009, 06:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,249
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Recording Studio questions

Check out- Quincy Jones-'The Dude' !
Forum: General Discussion 01-14-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,249
Posted By thiscocks
Re: Recording Studio questions

I think generally the Sound engineer/producer will have the biggest say in how the drums and the band sound, and to a lesser extent what the band plays. Totally depends on the band,record label and...
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