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Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,126
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: JOJO MAYER: NEW Hot Video...

As Jojo says himself: ''I do not believe that more or less notes being played makes music better or worse, either it's music or it's not!''
What I like about him is that no matter how much notes he...
Forum: General Discussion 12-02-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,188
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Your Greatest "AH-HA" Moment

Technically: probably when I could utilize trad grip on my left hand as good as matched with my right and for some stuff even better, of course I'm still learning, technique is something where you...
Forum: Drum Technique 12-02-2008, 08:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,027
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jojo Mayers bass drum technique

Jojo is going to do TWO more dvd's

the next one is about feet technique and the last one about music!

Safe sources :)
Forum: General Discussion 12-02-2008, 10:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,126
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: JOJO MAYER: NEW Hot Video...

Yes, that's a 10'' Chopper, a cool little effect thing! Goes really well together with his 10'' Fierce mini hats and those trash hats - 13'' HHX hi-hat top (he often changes the top cymbal) and 14''...
Forum: General Discussion 12-02-2008, 02:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,126
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: JOJO MAYER: NEW Hot Video...

oops... Gary with one ''r'' - Gary Glitter! You're welcome!!
Forum: General Discussion 12-02-2008, 02:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,126
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: JOJO MAYER: NEW Hot Video...

C'mon, that's an insult... he's more like an android, he's too fluid and plastic for a robot... :)

I planned to visit Jojo at some of his clinics in Switzerland but it turned out that at those...
Forum: Drum Technique 12-02-2008, 02:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,027
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jojo Mayers bass drum technique

Yeah, that's one of the best videos about his feet technique so far! Old but good! He has added some new weapons to his technical arsenal but all in all it's all based on the free stroke it's...
Forum: Drum Technique 10-05-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,925
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: "Beyond the Blushda" MD article

Blushda is really my most favorite lick! Tonypower :)

I'll definitely get that MD magazine
Forum: Drum Technique 09-25-2008, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,447
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jungle Snare! tunning the resonant head...

I have one, too! it's a nice little effect snare drum! And no, it's not possible to tune the reso side without changing the tuning of the batter side. When you tune the batter side you tension the...
Forum: Drum Technique 08-29-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,495
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Is this cheating?

That doesn't matter how tight or loose you set those springs, if you use them on bass drum pedals, that's cheating already!
Forum: Drum Technique 08-29-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,554
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Drum n bass question

Since all the d'n'b is based on drum loops (like the Amen Break) which then are chopped, sampled, sped up... etc and there was no tom fills in those grooves, fills are not that important, BUT you can...
Forum: Drummers 08-21-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 60,365
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jojo Mayer

I have an awesome 35 minute long interview with Jojo that you will see pretty soon, stay tuned...! :)
Forum: Drum Technique 01-03-2008, 06:30 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 27,880
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Open-Handed Drumming

If you feel comfortable (yes, that's the way it's spelled c-o-m-f-o-r-t-a-b-l-e) continue playing open-handed! Although I think that the old fashioned cross arm style is better for overall playing if...
Forum: Drum Technique 12-19-2007, 05:47 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 44,872
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Traditional vs. Matched Grips

The same here, that could be 100% true that our brains can separate each limb more easily if we're using two different grips, but I'm not a specialist about this stuff, BUT I find that this is an...
Forum: Drum Technique 11-01-2007, 06:23 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 15,365
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: What is your Double Bass Drums speed ??

not really, the question was very specific but you stated your opinion about it which was not what the thread starter wanted to know!
Forum: Drum Technique 08-23-2007, 04:28 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Moeller

It was just one clinic with him and a some consultations, but it was enough for me to undersnatd the concept and get into the position where I know what's the goal and how to reach it!

ps. I'd...
Forum: Drum Technique 08-23-2007, 12:02 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Moeller

Since 2004

Jojo Mayer

Basically everything he shows at his new dvd, all the positions, heights, movements etc
Forum: Drum Technique 08-21-2007, 08:09 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Moeller

The difference between a Moeller stroke and a normal stroke is that all the inertia and power is gained from the movement not muscles! It's one of the most natural and relaxed techniques ever
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Forum: Drum Technique 07-26-2007, 07:59 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: the moler technique

Thank you, Mike!

The full stroke is one of the positions of the Free Stroke, there are basically three positions full stroke, half stroke, low stroke

check it out Dom Famularo, he shows all...
Forum: Drum Technique 07-26-2007, 05:58 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: the moler technique

First of all, there are two techniques that are completely different the Free stroke (Gladstone) and the Moeller technique, although, they work together!

The Free stroke (Gladstone technique) ...
Forum: Drum Technique 07-25-2007, 10:30 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: the moler technique

also, the free stroke (Gladstone) and the Moeller are two completely different techniques!! although, they work together, like everything that is natural khehe
Forum: Drum Technique 07-25-2007, 10:18 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 63,286
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: the moler technique

wow, I never heared a drummer who is THAT MUCH wrong about technique and simple laws of physics in general! I will take my time tomorrow and explain all this in details.

PS. Buddy had a good...
Forum: Drum Technique 07-18-2007, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,745
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jojo Mayer foot technique?

3 years ago when I had the opportunity to be in a clinic with Jojo, sitting 4 feet next to him :-) I have a talent of copying everything I see (movements, positions etc), so hand and feet technique...
Forum: Drum Technique 07-15-2007, 12:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,745
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jojo Mayer foot technique?

I can hold it for about 30 seconds, since it is my max speed! but I never use it just as stright 16ths I don't need that, what I like about it is being able to pull off some accented patterns of...
Forum: Drum Technique 07-12-2007, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,745
Posted By Raymond Bloom
Re: Jojo Mayer foot technique?

1) you drop down your leg, that's the heel stroke, but still, the toe is in contact with the pedal not the heel, it works more like a balance point
2) LIFT your leg up (with the toe) while accepting...
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