Video: Double Bass Syncopation

By Mike Rawluk Published on October 26, 2010

In part two of his exclusive drummagazine.com lesson series, Mike Rawluk demonstrates some of the techniques he uses on the song "Wicked Heart" from Revelation, the upcoming release by The Deliverance. In particular, he concentrates on his intro/outro drum part, in which he plays syncopated double-bass patterns around a basic backbeat and quarter-note China ride, and offers a few tips to help you grow comfortable with the technique.