Originally Posted by Deathmetalconga
Dodds was doing it to look cool as well - and there's nothing wrong with that. I agree, though, the kid in the video did it for no apparent reason. Judging by his playing, he may not have even known he was putting a foot on one of his drums!
I don't think Dodds did it to look cool. It looked and sounded like he was using his foot to get a hand drum style muted tone.