Inside The December 2013 Issue
30 Nathan Followill
How Kings Of Leon’s bespectacled backbeat got his groove back.
40 James Cassells
Growing pains behind him, the hammer of Asking Alexandria puts the pedal to the metal and his nose to the grindstone.
50 Pancake Drums
Once upon a time, the snare world was flat.
79 Yousif Sheronick
Combining world rhythms and classical training, the multi-instrumental percussionist puts his stamp on the experimental music scene.
86 Complete Percussion Company Directory
88 Product Round-Up
The latest from Toca, SKB, and Out Of The Drawer
Peg-drum tuning primer from Glen Caruba.
93 Electronic Drum Sets Under $500
105 Ancient Tree “The Architect” Snare Drum
109 Trick Hardware: Predator Hi-Hat Stand, Pro 1-V Chain Pedal, Laser Triggering System, and more
113 How To Drum In The Moment
118 Danny Gottlieb on ending fills in odd times. Matt Byrne’s exercises for equalizing double-kick strokes. Three-limb comping with Wally Schnalle. Chad Smith shows the way to perfect triplets.
27 Adam Carson
The AFI drummer’s beats are massive. On Burials, they’re massive-er.
- Notation Guide
- Single Strokes
- Time Capsule