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Old 12-22-2013, 09:01 AM
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Default Re: Who's the fastest drummer on Drummerworld?

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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
Playing fast double kick is not necessary....there is nothing to win as in a team sport....and it's a little childish and egotistical to worry about who is the fastest....there is nothing to be gained....no won loss record, no standings, no playoffs, no Stanley cup....no commerce or jerseys....Steve gadd and mcbrain will have just as many if not more attendees at clinics, etc.
Well... there's double bass and double bass... guys like Simon Phillips, Billy Cobham or Louie Bellson are not doing it for the sport, they're doing it for the music... oh, and Steve Gadd use a double pedal BTW :)

But I know what you mean... however, you can't generalise double bass drumming, some's brilliant and some ... not so brilliant.
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