Inside The March 2012 Issue
28 Chris Adler
Lamb Of God’s drummer came late to the instrument, forced himself to notate parts, and made peace with his inner critic. Looks like it all paid off.
40 Vinnie Amico
Improvising with moe., tinkering with bluegrass beats, and owning the groove are all in a day’s work for the consummate jam band drummer.
51 Secrets Of Effective Soundproofing
Tips for creating the ultimate music lair. (Your neighbors will love you.)
57 DRUM! Weirdness Survey
The results from our first-ever poll of drummer behavior, as told by you.
63 Jeff Greene
The TriBeCaStan percussionist reveres music from every corner of the globe, but none of it is too sacred to be meddled with.
69 Product Test
Cooperman Jamey Haddad Frame Drums
Taku Hirano marries the worlds of electronic and acoustic percussion. Glen Caruba shows you how to stop the bleeding in the studio.
75 Build Your Own Drum Triggers
Piezo transducer technology is simpler than you think.
78 Roland SPD-SX Sampling Pad
82 Ddrum Reflex Drum Set
84 Zildjian Ride Cymbal Roundup
87 James Cassells
Asking Alexandria’s master blaster gives British metalcore a good name.
91 Rich Redmond ladles out a steaming bowl of chunky groove soup. Terence Higgins inverts the triplets for some killer warmups. Matt Byrne gets your limbs in sync.
25 Cristiano Mozzati
A furiously infernal beat down from the dark heart of Lacuna Coil.
- Notation Guide
- Single Strokes
- DRUM! Picks
- Meet Your Maker