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by David Francis
Sun Apr 07, 2013 1:56 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: New Gary Chaffee Book
Replies: 15
Views: 6383

Re: New Gary Chaffee Book

Whaaaaaat? How did I not already know about this?! Chaffee's method seems ideal for this type of application though, I've used many of those stickings to generate groves/fills in odd times. Looks like a must have...
by David Francis
Sat Apr 06, 2013 8:11 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: How do you call these basic beats/grooves ?
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

Re: How do you call these basic beats/grooves ?

I always wished there was a sensible name for those two rhythms! I believe Gary Chester referred to them as "Wac-a-chuck" and "Reverse Wac-a-chuck"
by David Francis
Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Steve Smith
Replies: 98
Views: 49377

Re: Steve Smith

I listened to this interview the other day:

http://idhitthatpodcast.podomatic.com/p ... 3_23-07_00

Worth checking out.
by David Francis
Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:33 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Just for fun - top 10 Vinnie CDs
Replies: 11
Views: 4033

Just for fun - top 10 Vinnie CDs

I know we've done this kind of thread a few times over the years but its always cool to get switched on to a few new gems so... Following on from the top 10 drum inspiration albums thread what are your top 10 albums featuring Vinnie? Here are mine to get the ball rolling (in no particular order.) Pa...
by David Francis
Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:25 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: VC with Kimo Williams
Replies: 24
Views: 11494

Re: VC with Kimo Williams

I'm pretty sure Tom Hipskind has some inside info on the Kimo stuff...

I have both CDs and prefer the live one - just this week popped it in the car, having not listened to it for a while. Its cool stuff.
by David Francis
Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:06 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Joe Crabtree - Interview podcasts
Replies: 6
Views: 3302

Joe Crabtree - Interview podcasts

Hi all, I cant remember if this has cropped up here yet (couldn't find anything when I searched.) Joe Crabtree has added a podcast section to his website http://www.joecrabtree.com/podcast Each of the podcasts is an interview, at least an hour each. One of the subjects is our very own Lucas Ives. I'...
by David Francis
Sat Nov 10, 2012 3:53 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: VC on the cover of next month MD.
Replies: 112
Views: 30532

Re: VC on the cover of next month MD.

Paul Marangoni wrote:Speaking of magazines, I think Vinnie is going to be in an upcoming issue of Drumhead too.


THAT would be incredible. I know they had some issues with the online service at one time but I have a digital subscription now and really enjoy Mover's interviews. They are always fairly extensive too.
by David Francis
Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:22 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Big Weckl announcement?
Replies: 278
Views: 69910

Re: Big Weckl announcement?

I've assumed since the initial "announcement coming..." that he can't make the announcement until all the details are definite and confirmed. Surely it's only been about a week or so. I'm keen to hear the news too but I don't need to hear it yesterday!
by David Francis
Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:35 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: VC on the cover of next month MD.
Replies: 112
Views: 30532

Re: VC on the cover of next month MD.

I got the December issue yesterday but only just spotted this. Came straight here to post and you beat me to it! Should be an interesting read :)
by David Francis
Thu Sep 13, 2012 2:19 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Dave DiCenso Interview is up!!
Replies: 40
Views: 14452

Re: Dave DiCenso Interview is up!!

Terrific! You just made my day/week/year :)
Thanks so much for this Steve.

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