28 Mikkey Dee
The monster groove behind Motörhead has kilotons of power, quartz crystal timing, and the precision of a sniper. Questions?
38 Greg Errico
Sly And The Family Stone’s original drummer supplied the beats for some of the most iconic songs of the ’60s and ’70s, and he hasn’t finished yet.
47 The Year In Drumming
A rundown of the noteworthy, the shocking, and the plain weird in 2013.
55 Carlos Caro
The multi-talented percussionist calls San Francisco home these days but the rhythms of his native Cuba lay claim to his heart.
Taku Hirano gets slow and low with dubstep.
63 The 10 Biggest DAW Mistakes
Save time by avoiding these newbie production errors.
73 Billdidit Hi-Hat Accessories
77 Peter Wildoer
The metal fiend breaks down the beat torrent on James LaBrie’s “I Will Not Break.” Follow along if you dare.
83 Glen Sobel on the versatility of the double-bass shuffle. Matt Byrne also shuffles with pocket. Chad Smith salutes funk’s godfather. Danny Gottlieb creates new feels with triplets. The paradiddle is no mere rudiment, says Wally Schnalle.
25 Kate Schellenbach
A decade of hibernation did nothing to diminish the funky pulse of Luscious Jackson.
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