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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 05:45 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: the Art & Science of Groove

I have to admit I am slightly disappointed in this DVD

where it is very well made with some really great playing by Benny along with all his points being made very eloquently and broken down...
Forum: General Discussion 04-18-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,213
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Can you read sheet music?

glad someone said something

I read that yesterday and gave the gas face

three cheers for public displays of ignorance
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,213
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Can you read sheet music?

you will never in a million years sit down at a gig and have someone put drum notation in front of you

9 1/2 times out of 10 they are putting a lead sheet in front of you with nothing more than...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,213
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Can you read sheet music?

to me the biggest advantage of being able to read is it allows you to transcribe

transcribing pieces that peak your interest will allow you to deeply assimilate the thought process and motives...
Forum: Drummers 04-16-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 574
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Poll: Buddy Rich

exactly

is this an 8th grade lunch table ?
Forum: Drum Technique 04-16-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 401
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Elementary jazz question about accenting on the ride

listen to the music and you will find the answers to every question you will ever have

as long as you speak and understand the language there are absolutely zero rules
Forum: Drum Technique 04-16-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 401
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Elementary jazz question about accenting on the ride

there are no rules

do whatever you feel

that is the spirit of jazz itself
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2015, 02:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 515
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Only6 months left to drum!!

my daughter will be 2 in July and I have never changed one thing that I do

the child is coming into your life you are not entering their life.... remember that

today my daughter absolutely...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-12-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Best hybrid rudiments to learn

I've always found the Book Report to be very kit friendly and have used it on the kit well before I knew it had a name or knew it was even a "hybrid rudiment"

give it a shot
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,302
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Is it OK to talk about the movie "Whiplash" yet?

I've always loved Fagen and his way with words

".. everyone stopped to stare at your technicolor motor home..."
Forum: Drum Technique 04-11-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,313
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Traditional grip for rock?

yeah.... you can't get any power out of trad grip.....

it's only for jazz ..... said the guy who has no clue what he is talking about
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,524
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Why the "hate" for nylon tips??

I hate how they feel on the drums

I hate how they sound on the cymbals

I hate that there is even the slight possibility of a tip coming off my stick

and one of the most pleasing sounds to...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: If I would just buy one book on coordination...

for a nice contemporary look at jazz ..... that is if you have already studied the more traditional stuff.... is a book called The Broken Eighth Note Feel by Skip Hadden
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By WhoIsTony?
the Art & Science of Groove

getting ready to dive into this

http://s2.postimg.org/67bpfajuh/IMG_2009.jpg

I'll let you know what I think ... I'm sure it's great
Forum: Drums 04-09-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Using a snare as a floortom

Oli Bernatchez sometimes has a snare drum in the second floor tom position .... he is not really using it as a floor tom here... but it is tuned very low and sounds amazing.... he also has a floor...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-08-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 716
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Linear "Bonham" Triplets poll and discussion

Tony Williams played that a ton switching from accenting the first trip and the last trip
Forum: Drum Technique 04-08-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 716
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Linear "Bonham" Triplets poll and discussion

for the record I have never heard a half time shuffle referred to as the "Rosanna Shuffle" unless specifically speaking on the one that Jeff played with the clave-ish bass drum pattern ....

I...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-08-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 716
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Linear "Bonham" Triplets poll and discussion

the real question should be ....

...why do most call these "Bonham Triplets" when so many before him played them so masterfully ..... and are actually where John Henry got them from ?

I love...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-07-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 869
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: How do you count while playing drums?

if you have to count to play the tune then you don't know the tune well enough .... if you don't know the tune well enough then you are not ready to play it

learn the tune ..... listen to it
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,614
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Forum: Drum Technique 04-05-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: My hands are unbelievably slow

work slowly on your hertas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RLwyzjoB9B8

http://www.snarescience.com/exercises/pantera.pdf
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,383
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Tricks for faster set up

play less drums

as for not wanting to remove your clutch.... try one of these
...
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2015, 04:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Nice to see Dan Weiss finally .....

.... getting some shine!!!!!

about damn time!!!

this cat has been killer for a long damn time .... one of the most unique voices of the past 40 years
...
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 992
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: Warning, imminent British invasion of New Jersey & New Orleans!

hit me up when you get to NYC

when are you heading this way ?
Forum: Drum Technique 03-24-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,612
Posted By WhoIsTony?
Re: 8 years of professional teaching - time to give it away

it is extremely important to accommodate lefties and.... as my friend Glen Graham who used to play in a band called Blind Melon and is a lefty drummer told me ..... "be fair to their left...
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