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    What are you listening to right now?

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    Double Pedal skill/technique issue (HELP!)

    This. Practise without a pedal, put your toes on the ground, lift your heels up slightly, bounce from your ankles up and down. Then do the same thing on a pedal. Move around on the pedal until you find the sweet spot where the pedal is doing most of the work. Also, play around with the spring...
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    Lars Ulrich

    Not trying to be a hater becasue i don't really care about metallica either way, but I'll be amazed if he can play that song live. When I saw him at Glastonbury he was abysmal.
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    Anyone done buying gear here?

    Where do you go from there? Classic maples are among the best you can get. Enjoy them :)
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    Whatcha Reading Right Now?

    Blood Meridian is one of the bleakest books I've ever read haha. Made the mistake of reading it on holiday. I felt mentally violated when i finished it.
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    Are Birch Drums the Best for Indoor Acoustics?

    That is nuts, but please don't let this info get out haha. I don't want sonor to put the SQ2 prices up even more.
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    Are Birch Drums the Best for Indoor Acoustics?

    Simple and expensive answer. Sonor SQ2 with birch rack toms, maple floors and beech kick.
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    I guess I just don't like...

    I've done it many times and despise it.
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    Are Birch Drums the Best for Indoor Acoustics?

    I have no idea about the actual science of it, but all the marketing you see around birch drums is how good they are for recording, and recording is generally done indoors, so maybe this theory is correct?
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    Do people actually like the “ring” of metal snares?

    Yeah me too. I still find myself ripping off his fills without realising it all the time. Great 'hook' drummer.
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    Do people actually like the “ring” of metal snares?

    I don't know if it's steel (it might be brass or something) but i think the ring of this snare is so important to this song. Come for the snare ring, stay for the killer drumming.
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    Players with a small kit and quick sticks. Suggestions to watch/listen, please?

    The dude from king gizzard basically has a 4pc and they play pretty much anything that sounds like music.
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    Any suggestions for a 7-year-old headgear protection?

    As a 35 year old that's been playing for 25 years and has very, very annoying tinnitus - You are making the best possible decision you could be.
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    What kind of Yammies are these?

    Yeah I'm in Germany which takes the sting out a little, but this I've basically been saving my whole life for this kit, so hey, why not?
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    What kind of Yammies are these?

    I almost bought an sq2 last week and will probably buy one in the next 6 months 🙃
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    Old man yells at cloud

    To be fair, when they're played in the mix of the full song they actually fit really well, and i guess thats the whole point. It just weirds me out haha.
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    Remote hi hat stands

    I have no experience other than what I've read online but it seems like eliminator remote hats are about as good as remote hats can be.
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    Life is a building...

    Lateralus - Tool. Mindblowing stuff for a 14 year old to try to comprehend in the time of 4/4 radio rock Toxicity - System of a down Great 'hooky' drum parts. Super powerful but memorable stuff ( ) - Sigur ros . Taught me that a lot less can indeed be more France the mute - Mars Volta. Taught...
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    Gretsch Renown for Jazz?

    Renowns are great and you got the best finish. Enjoy them and post pictures when you get them :D
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    Old man yells at cloud

    I think I'm going insane. These hats and crashes honestly sound like the cheap pressed metal cymbals i got with my first kit 20 years ago.