How To Play “Hollow” Like Sean Kinney

In this video lesson, Nate Brown of walks us through the techniques and odd-time tricks Sean Kinney employs on the song “Hollow” from Alice In Chains’ latest CD The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here. Nate demonstrates how Kinney plays the 6/4 part with a quasi backbeat during the chorus and then breaks it down to halftime in the verse. In either case, Kinney’s drum parts are powerful and very heavy.