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by treeinrock
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: The Peter Erskine Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 13360

Re: The Peter Erskine Thread

There is something about Peter Erskine...

He is a few steps ahead of most.
by treeinrock
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: ...The BUDDY RICH Thread
Replies: 38
Views: 10535

Re: ...The BUDDY RICH Thread

Buddy Rich on a mini-me set with Bird, Hawk and Pres. Audio is pre-recorded. Notice no ride cymbal.

by treeinrock
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Mr. Gadd
Replies: 100
Views: 37804

Re: Mr. Gadd


by treeinrock
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Bill Stewart live
Replies: 59
Views: 34775

Re: Bill Stewart live



Nice interview !
by treeinrock
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Mr. Gadd
Replies: 100
Views: 37804

Re: Mr. Gadd



Pocket.....Pocket.....Pocket.....Pocket.....
by treeinrock
Sat Jun 09, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: DAVE WECKL - The thread about Dave
Replies: 727
Views: 209946

Re: DAVE WECKL - The thread about Dave

Let's talk about Dave's ability to solo around the hits and accents in a piece of music... Anyone got an idea of his methodology for this? I think Dave is the most incredible interpreter of syncopated hits in a non-big band setting. The tune "Why Not" on French Toast's record is a great e...
by treeinrock
Sat Jun 09, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Let's talk ELVIN!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 10841

Re: Let's talk ELVIN!!!!

Let's not forget Elvin's brush playing. The most sublime poetic brush playing is on Tommy Flanagan Trio (Overseas) 1957. This record is all brushes!


by treeinrock
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: DAVE WECKL - The thread about Dave
Replies: 727
Views: 209946

Re: DAVE WECKL - The thread about Dave

I know Dave was really influenced by Copeland, and the drum set-up is similar. Even the bass drum front hole cut was the same in early Weckl pictures of his kit. https://youtu.be/a_ebqs8U7V4 http://www.drummerworld.com/pics/drum/dpa37/Stewart-Copeland.jpg https://assets.mygoldmusic.co.uk/2015/22/sim...
by treeinrock
Thu Jun 07, 2018 4:55 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Steve Smith
Replies: 98
Views: 38743

Re: Steve Smith

A bit of a divergence yes, but when someone covers a Police tune the central scrutinizer might appear which unalarming has.
by treeinrock
Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Steve Smith
Replies: 98
Views: 38743

Re: Steve Smith

Stewart is a stylist. He just sounds like him and not really going to change his signature sound/style. Not too many players have that quality, probably because they want to work in as many situations as possible. Nothing wrong with being a Bonham, a Copeland, Bruford or a Keith Moon where the band ...

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