Originally Posted by 720hours World Record
As musicians we tend to admire players that can play really difficult parts. If you look at most of all of the successful hits - they are simple. Pick which way you want to go. Its hard to be simple – IMO – but it is successful.
On the writing end look at MasterWriter software – really cool – helps you with ideas.
I totally agree, most of my favourite songs are made up of a few simple parts that are put together well. Thanks for the suggestion on that software, I'll check it out.
Surprised no one else has responded... do no drummers ever write their own stuff?