Inside The December 2014 Issue
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On stage and offstage (but especially behind his kit), Machine Head’s scrappy lifer personifies the band’s metalcore work ethic. .
38 Adrian Erlandsson
At Th¬e Gates. ¬Haunted. Paradise Lost. How many bands an the busy Swede play with at once? Many, apparently. span class="byline"> By Andrew Lentz
47 Chops In A Box
If you want to learn how to play drums, you'll find about a million lesson sites online. We evaluate the top ten..
87 Artist Relations In the Drum Industry
You've read articles written from the endorser's perspective, now here's what it looks like inside the AR office.
25 Sebastien Grainger
Death From Above 1979 was miles ahead odf the rock duo trend but folded once the band struck gold. Now they're back.
95 Terry Santiel
Having backed virtually every major pop star over the past three decades, the hand drum pro barely had time for this interview. .
77 Djembe Tuning And Maintenance
Tuning and caring for your djembe is as much ritual as it is practical. What you give is what you get back.
105 Jeff Gretz Studio Setup Log
Be a fly on the wall as the team at Treelady Studio dials in Jeff Gretz's drum sounds for the next Zao album.
114 Mapex Armory Drums
98 TRX Thunder And Lightning Cymbals
120 ProMark Selet Balance Sticks
125 Drum PartsChallenge your chps with Tom Hunting's latest licks from Exodus' tenth studio album Blood In, Blood Out
New columnist Gil Sharone introduces the Jamaican boogie. Matt Byrne gives your left hand a workout. Glen Sobel splits double strokes between two drums. Danny Gottlieb keeps doubling the tempo.
- Notation Guide
- Single Strokes
- Time Capsule