This article originally ran in the December 2009 issue of Modern Drummer magazine. 1. Think marketing. I made my latest record [Since 1972] on my own dime. So I thought, How can I do something cool and interesting to… Sorgente: Josh Freese: How to Promote Yourself, and Other Insights
Released in 1996 Live! from the Jeff Hamilton Trio is a collection from old standards to bop classics including an amazing drum solo performance on “A Night in Tunisia” and an interpretation of “Bemsha Swing” (my favorite track of the album) with a New Orleans/Second Line feel. Jeff is a master of the brushes and his drumming is very … More Jeff Hamilton Trio – Live!
Nice memories 🙂
Milton Banana was a Brazilian drummer who invented the bossa nova drumming style. He was a prolific session man who recorded extensively with Tom Jobim, João Donato, and many others. He also performed gigs every night with people like Luís Eça, Johnny Alf, Roberto Menescal, Carlos Lyra, Ed Lincoln, Newton Mendoça, Claudette Soares, Baden Powell, … More Music of the day: Milton Banana Trio – Serrado
Murray Spivack was a Russian born American sound engineer. He was also a drum teacher whose students included Louie Bellson, Joe Morello, David Garibaldi, Phil Maturano, Josh Freese, Vinnie Colaiuta, Chuck Silverman, Chad Wackerman, Ed Shaughnessy and many more. Some years ago I was at the masterclass of the drummer Phil Maturano (he also studied … More Murray Spivack Technique
The half-time shuffle is one of the most important grooves to know, you can hear this in a great variety of songs from r&b to rock, jazz-rock, and pop music. I transcribed and collected in one printable PDF file some important grooves with this feel, enjoy. DOWNLOAD THE PDF The master of this groove … More Half-Time Shuffle (Drum Transcriptions)