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Old 01-17-2014, 02:58 AM
Jazz Man Jazz Man is offline
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Default Re: First song you played along with on drums?

A VERY interesting story behind this one.

My first "real" drum set (an OLD 4 piece Gretsch Blue Sparkle) came with a 45 RPM vinyl that was recorded with the ACTUAL drum kit I was purchasing. The seller's son was the drummer on the record and gave up the drums and went off to college leaving the set behind at his parent's house.

I was fascinated with this fact and promptly sat down at the kit and practiced the song over and over until I learned it note for note....with the original kit.

Surprisingly, just for kicks, I looked it up on Youtube (not expecting anything) only to find THIS!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUZe-Zf67h4

I swear, the internet has EVERYTHING!!!!!!!
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