Alfred Publishing Releases A Funk Drumming Manifesto

Everyone needs the funk, and Alfred has mapped how to get it in The Total Funk Drummer. The book includes expert technical advice about playing everything from New Orleans funk, R&B, and soul to '70s funk, modern alternative funk, drum 'n' bass, and hip-hop. Learn beats in the style of famous funk artists like The Meters, Herbie Hancock, James Brown, The Funk Brothers, Booker T. & the MG's, Tower of Power, Sly & The Family Stone, Parliament-Funkadelic, Medeski, Martin & Wood, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. The Total Funk Drummer includes a CD with full-band demonstrations of all featured examples and retails for $19.99.