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by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Neil Peart
Replies: 49
Views: 7587

Re: Neil Peart

Amazing Steve. Thanks so much for making.

Curious - why the thanks for Adam Neely and Rick Beato? For inspiration for these types of vids?
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Eloy Casagrande
Replies: 2
Views: 409

Re: Eloy Casagrande

Yeah this is just ridiculous. There are a couple guys in the metal game that are finally elevating the field to match the elite levels of drumming mastery you see in other genres like jazz, funk, fusion, pop/rock. He's definitely one of them. It's not just double bass chops and singles. His techniqu...
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Sun Feb 16, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Neil Peart
Replies: 49
Views: 7587

Re: Neil Peart

That'd be awesome to see, Steve.

I was flying into YYZ the day the news broke. Pretty wild.
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Wed Feb 12, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: HODers VIDEOS TOPIC - Your own drum videos here
Replies: 69
Views: 38786

Re: HODers VIDEOS TOPIC - Your own drum videos here

sounds and feels good! as w most dan songs, they are deceptively hard to make them sit right. i believe it was purdie on that one.
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Tue Mar 26, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Nate Smith
Replies: 14
Views: 5380

Re: Nate Smith

One thing I think makes Nate stand out: he's got a very fat/warm sound and pocket reminiscent of a top-notch pop/rock studio guy but with jazz and gospel sensibilities. It's a very unique and wonderful combination. Just saw him with his group Kinfolk, which draws on his diverse musical influences, a...
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: The value of groove drummers
Replies: 12
Views: 3536

The value of groove drummers

Definitely when I was young, I discounted groove players, not having the maturity to recognize they bring something to the table that many drummers with more facility don't (and vice versa). Granted this is not the fairest comparison, but check Antonio Sanchez the other day, undoubtedly a modern dru...
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:04 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Walter Becker RIP
Replies: 6
Views: 3298

Re: Walter Becker RIP

The quick and short of it is that Becker and Fagen mastered songwriting, and then they did it justice by bringing in musicians who had mastered playing. It's a combination that's never been matched IMO. Huge loss and eternally grateful for their music.
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Justin Faulkner
Replies: 30
Views: 20051

Re: Justin Faulkner

Man, Justin is a monster. He's got it all, but IMO few people can complement a solo like he can with his phrasing/comping. Ie:

by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Tue Mar 07, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Assorted videos / YouTube thread
Replies: 1758
Views: 464787

Re: Assorted videos / YouTube thread

Man that's crazy Rodge - I always thought that!
by Andrew<3'sVinnie
Fri Aug 19, 2016 4:06 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: DRUMEO lessons
Replies: 97
Views: 46109

Re: DRUMEO lessons

Dave really offers some fresh, fun, and musically applicable practice concepts.

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