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  1. Foggie Blur

    Alesis Strike Pro with TD17-Need help

    Has anyone here used an Alesis strike pro with a TD17. I like the roland brains, but not the mid range and lower pads. The strike pro feels more like an acoustic set. Ive heard the new strikes with all the updates dont have the hihat problem they used to. Im thinking of combining the stike...
  2. Foggie Blur

    Don't Call Me Angel Drum Cover

    Hey All, Haven't been around for awhile, but thought i would check out the site again and post my latest Drum Cover creation. Accidentally video edited in a few parts from a video take that didn't match the audio. See if you have can spot them!!!
  3. Foggie Blur

    Hit Song Senorita Drum Cover with Latin Rock 'Feel'

    Posting 'Senorita' with a drum kit rhythm that came out with a bit of a Latin Rock Feel. I'm pretty happy with the mix, I hope the video editing is getting better. I've been getting a decent amount of views and happy about that! Ironically, I get more drum related feedback at a non-drum related...
  4. Foggie Blur

    Do beginners really need pro drum kits???

    When I was teaching drums part time, a few of my students had pro level kits. On redit I notice quite a few beginners with smokin kits and top of line cymbals. 5-6 toms and 6 cymbals. Is it just me or is this consumerism just gone too far?The intermediate kits of today were the pro kits I saw...
  5. Foggie Blur

    Bad Guy - Billie Eilish Drum Cover with Rim Groove

    Hey all, I'm still at it and I think learning from each one. Playing, mixing, editing. The level of technology for home recording is blowing me away. I have a pretty basic set up and keep getting surprised on the features. I like my playing in this one and the mix sounds good in my opinion...
  6. Foggie Blur

    Sound Recording and Video editing

    I've returned to the drums after a long hiatus and have bought some gear for recording. I've started video editing and posting online. I'm using a Mackie Pro FX 8 channel usb mixer, apex 326 mics, recording with Audacity and video editing with Openshot. I got Tracktion Wave 8 for free with...
  7. Foggie Blur

    New Toxicity Cover with multiple Angles and Effects

    Hey all, I've been learning how to mic, record, mix, edit, and video edit my playing. It's been a steep learning curve, but I feel the tracks are getting better. Check out this TOXICITY one with three cameras, hopefully some good editing and effect use. I'm trying to keep it interesting...
  8. Foggie Blur

    The List of Most Fun to Play Drum Songs

    I've been jamming with lots of different drum styles and songs to help me get in the groove of drumming again. There's so many different amazing drum pieces out there. So many technical beauties and artistic masterpieces. BUT there are so many songs that are just fun. Don't get me wrong fun...
  9. Foggie Blur

    Too old to Play Drums

    I’m in my forties and started playing at 13 yrs old, had 5 yrs of lessons, played in cover band and original bands until about 22. Since then I leave the drums for a few years and come back and teach or get in a band or jam. I ve just came back to playing again from a longer hiatus and am...
  10. Foggie Blur

    Echo Drum Solo

    Hey Everyone! I'm new to the forum and am impressed with many of the posted videos and discussion. I just got a set of mikes and Mackie mixer and am recording and putting video on Youtube. Check out my two minute impromptu solo with the Echo effect on the mixer. Would love some feedback on...