Inside The October 2013 Issue

October 2013 Issue of DRUM!

Features

32 Questlove

The Roots drummer has the most enviable résumé in the music biz, and yet he’s still not sure what kind of drummer he is.

42 Arin Ilejay

The newest member of Avenged Sevenfold battles with a legacy that would be too much for most other drummers.

50 The Drum Stars Of YouTube

They harness the Internet to find their audience. You too could be a Web celeb.

HAND DRUM!

61 The Percussionists Of Santana

An historical overview of a hand-drumming institution.

68 Product Test

Gon Bops Orestes Vilato Timbales

70 Lessons

Richie Gajate-Garcia combines congas and bongos. Glen Caruba incorporates congas into the kit.

Plugged In

74 Get Your Drums To Sound Like Stevie Wonder’s.

Dialed In

82 Ddrum Chrome Elite Triggers

Sound Lab

85 Paiste Signature Precision Cymbals

Workshop

93 A Method To A More Musical Bass Drum Technique

Practice Pad

97 Chad Smith’s full-body warm-up. Wally Schnalle’s got odd-metered fills. Glen Sobel shows us some ruff stuff.

Vibe

27 Jimmy DeGrasso

The Black Star Riders drummer has a lot on his plate, but he keeps it all as balanced as his single strokes.

30 Mikey Montgomery

The iwrestleabearonce speed demon’s feet almost never fail him.

Everything Else

12
Perspective
17
Feedback
18
Notation Guide
20
Single Strokes
25
Showcase
101
Picks
105
Meet Your Maker
106
Time Capsule

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