Originally Posted by mcbike
Metronomes were invented in 1812 so any drummer who played without one in the history of the drumset CHOSE not too.
I think playing live with a click is something every drummer should be able to do. Practice with a click is ESSENTIAL.
Very well put.
The problems of not playing to a click when you should, are much, much greater than the problems of playing to a click when you should not. This whole conversation has been turned on its head.