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by Lucas Ives
Thu Aug 20, 2015 10:50 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Perfect metronomic time
Replies: 45
Views: 10724

Re: Perfect metronomic time

Because learning. There are different ways to approach playing, some more analytical than others. It would be interesting to me to take different players whose feels are immediately identifiable (Gadd, Dennis, Weckl, Steve Jordan) and look at how they're placing their notes at an almost atomic level...
by Lucas Ives
Thu Aug 13, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Perfect metronomic time
Replies: 45
Views: 10724

Re: Perfect metronomic time

Dave went to the University of Bridgeport.

It's about feel, not perfection. I remember listening to some old Tony/Miles track, can't remember the one, that finished a good 30bpm faster than it started. Never bothered me when listening to it, only noticed when I moved the playhead.
by Lucas Ives
Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:51 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: The Buddy Rich television show
Replies: 24
Views: 9077

Re: The Buddy Rich television show

by Lucas Ives
Sun Jul 26, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: VINNIE - The thread about Colaiuta
Replies: 1933
Views: 661484

Re: VINNIE - Vintage videos. Ok...or no vintage.

Sunglasses? We don't need no steenkin' sunglasses!

by Lucas Ives
Mon Jun 15, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Drum Camp topic: drum camp reviews and info
Replies: 43
Views: 21538

Re: Drum Camp topic: drum camp reviews and info

Steve Holmes wrote:https://rhythmretreat.com/event-details/

Cobham, Weck and I teaching in NY early September. I'm stoked to be a part of this!



Have always thought you're one of the best out there at breaking down concepts and making them accessible; really excited to hear this. Congrats Steve, well deserved.
by Lucas Ives
Sat May 09, 2015 10:14 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: DAVE WECKL - The thread about Dave
Replies: 739
Views: 254325

Re: DAVE WECKL - Recent activity & Videos

by Lucas Ives
Fri Apr 17, 2015 10:29 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Steve Michaud vids and info
Replies: 73
Views: 37526

Re: Steve Michaud vids and info

Here you go:




.. the issue is the "feature" URL keyword, just remove that and you're good to go .. the URL I used was https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gm1qAYjGDPw
by Lucas Ives
Tue Apr 14, 2015 12:57 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 676
Views: 226305

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

Keep your eyes open for a new Jazz Essentials project coming in the next few months ... we've got the studio booked for the spring and some *killer* players lined up ... Please tell me there's an Android version on the cards... For various reasons which I'm happy to go into offline, not at this tim...
by Lucas Ives
Mon Apr 13, 2015 2:50 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Official Virgil Donati thread (New album out now)
Replies: 676
Views: 226305

Re: Official Virgil Donati thread

Julián Fernández wrote:Congrats, Lucas! Jazz Essentials is ranked #2!


Thanks Julián! We appreciate it.

Keep your eyes open for a new Jazz Essentials project coming in the next few months ... we've got the studio booked for the spring and some *killer* players lined up ...
by Lucas Ives
Thu Apr 02, 2015 3:01 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Groove Freedom App
Replies: 27
Views: 8136

Re: Groove Freedom App

Kenny Washington once told me that a lot of drummers in Chapin's era were quite pissed he put out Advanced Techniques for the Modern Drummer ... similar reasons.

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