Inside The April 2012 Issue

April 2012 Issue of DRUM!

Features

32 Stanton Moore

With Mardi Gras as his inspiration, New Orleans’ ambassador of funk is kick-starting another party, and a whole gang of new beats have been invited.

46 Barry Kerch

Drumming in a platinum-selling band isn’t enough for the Shinedown skinsman. He seeks nothing less than overall drumming excellence.

56 All Female Revue

An eye-opening look at the women who made history behind the kit.

HAND DRUM!

69 River Guerguerian

The boundary-busting beatsmith breaks down the percussion/kit barrier — one frame drum at a time — and makes heads bob in the bargain.

74 Product Test

Swan Percussion Corsoba Cajon Deluxe

76 Lessons

Taku Hirano goes bongo bananas with a tasty plate of repique beats. Glen Caruba slap-a-diddles us into shape with some right-left workouts.

PLUGGED IN

81 Drum Tracking With iOS

Turn your handheld Apple device into a portable DAW.

88 Dialed In

New gear from Acorn Instruments, Tune-Bot, and Posse Audio.

PRACTICE PAD

95 Workshop

After all these years, George Lawrence Stone’s seminal Stick Control is still the blueprint for the beats that matter.

102 Lessons

Billy Martin plays stridulation games with our heads. Wally Schnalle finds new ways to build sixtuplet-based chops. Rich Redmond jumps on the train track.

SOUND LAB

90 Mapex Black Panther RetroSonic Kit

VIBE

23 Reed Mullin

After a ten-year absence, Corrosion Of Conformity’s OG bruiser is back, and he’s got a few things he needs to clear up.

28 Jamie Levinson and Matt Clark

The double-drummer threat is in full effect in White Rabbits.

EVERYTHING ELSE

6
Perspective
10
Feedback
12
Notation Guide
14
Single Strokes
20
Showcase
105
DRUM! Picks
113
Meet Your Maker
114
Wiretap

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