Re: INTRODUCTIONS: Please Use This Thread To Introduce Yourself!
I've been a fan of this site for a long time, just never joined the forums till now. Found y'all looking for an OOP technique book.
Real name: Jim Richards
How long have you been playing: 25 +
Favorite drummers: Jeff Tain Watts, Ginger Baker, Joe Morello, Matt Cameron, Max Roach, AVH, DeJohnette, Elvin, Tony, ... I could go on and on.
Make of drum kit: I got a few (don't we all), but vintage Premier, Ludwig are my favorites.
Make of cymbal: Paiste & Istanbul
Where do you practice: Drums at rehearsal space, pads at home.
Are you in a band: A few.
Do you play covers or originals: Yes
What style of music: JAZZ, funk, rock, blues, reggae, metal, groove, experimental
What country do you live in: U.S.A.
One really odd fact about yourself: I don't like RIMS mounts any more.
How did you start drumming: They didn't teach guitar in high school beginning band, so drums was 2nd choice. Little did I know, I'd never put sticks down again.