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Double Bass Drumming Speed, Endurance & Control
Hello everybody, I'm just finishing writing a book focusing on speed and control on double bass. These are the different sections on the book, I want to make sure the book is complete, so if any ...
by minusthebear
Hole in middle of bass drum head
Hey guys, I really want to get that Lars Ulrich bass drum sound, my bass drum head has no hole in it, and Ive read all around that it helps alot to make that type of sound. I have two questions about ...
by Picassso
Bass Drums
Howdy once again. I have a standard Tama 22' bass drum and i was wondering if anyone had advice on larger Bass Drums and the advantages/disadvantages of them...
by glucose
I have been working on double bass drum playing for at least...
I have been working on double bass drum playing for at least 20 years. I still haven't found a suitable technique that will stick. I learned from lessons how to hold my sticks match grip style in a ...
by Guest
Best way to learn double bass techniques?
hi ive been playin drums for about 5 years...i recently listened to music with double bass and i love the techniques and different style...i dont mean metal where they slam the double bass throughout ...
by mrporkypinehead
Re: Best way to dampen drum heads
Would this work well for a bass drum? if so, how far out from the edge should the stripping be placed? an inch?
by TimLep
Re: Damping tom toms
Hey Man with all respect and apologies if this offends you but I got to say that I'm 55 yrs. of age and have been playing drums for 43 yrs. professionlly and I don't know of any professional drummer ...
by Tim Goldman
Re: Flaming Drumsticks?
My drumming idol, Eric Singer, has been doing it for th last couple oif years during his solo spots. Basically he uses mallets which have ben dipped in kerosene and then handed to him by his roadie. ...
by Squink
Re: Hole in resonator head?
The sound hole cut in the bass drum's resonant head allows some of the air to escape the drum when the beater hits the batter head. This takes some of the resonance out of the drum and gives it more ...
by Arlo Tol
Re: Sleishman Drums
Is that from any experience playing them ? The price isn't that expensive ie compares with other pro setups. I was looking for someone who had played a Sleishman kit or owned one. The concept of them ...
by banksy
Re: Tom to snare conversion?
... drum heads are responsible for 90% of the sound, it is OK to mix wood types on the snare, toms and bass. To convert a tom to a snare, you ...
by drumdoctor
Re: Hey, everyone! I'm brand-new here (just joined a few minutes ago) and I app...
Nice picture's of your drums . I really like the set up that you have there. If you really wont a good sound out of the drums . Use a Drum Dial . High's and Low's in the drums . Only depend on the ...
by Drummer901
I have a custom 1997 Canadian Maple Sleishman kit for sale. 4 piece, 20" ba...
I have a custom 1997 Canadian Maple Sleishman kit for sale. 4 piece, 20" bass, 14" snare, 12" tom, 14" floor tom, aqua green natural woodgrain, absolutely brilliant kit with big sound, Gibralter ...
by Tattoogazza
Re: Electronic Drum Set - What to get?
... y have a lot of fun playing the Roland V-drums.....especially the settings which include guitar and bass note samples in the trigger mix. I am waiting until they make it easier to add your own ...
by dolores7
Pearl Custom Z
... know nothing about this line. The drums are birdseye maple and seem to be well made. I got a snare, bass and three ...
by miramjadali
New Section !!
How about laying down some good old Chat section's in here " Drum talk .. Drum heads Cymbal chat Bass drum chat Drum stans & rack's chat Stick's Brand that people like's to use and play with ...
by nsra65
Re: Tama Superstars for sale
... I have a used candy apple red rockstar set I bought for a 100. including cymbals. I need a secound bass drum. How much are you selling your 22x16 for? You can reach me at ...
by Tama 22x16 bass
How Much is my Vistalite Ludwig Blue / clear Drum set worth?...
How Much is my Vistalite Ludwig Blue / clear Drum set worth? 1973 Ludwig Vistalite Blue/ clear Drumset: Type: Size: Snare 6 x 14” ...
by Zappu2
Drum items for Sell or Trade
I have a set of Pearl double bass chain drive drum pedals . That I am selling for $145 . Man if you are really interested in buying these . Please send me an Email to <email> . Donald Ray ...
by nsra65
Re: Hot for Teacher
So you played the double bass part that fast in the beginning?!? Sounds like triplet 32s mixed in with a 16th roll. Once the toms come in it's just a matter of getting the quarter triplets on the ...
by FieldTurf
Re: Drums (joke)
close. 'bass solo' is the punch line for this old joke.
by kcooke01002
Re: Muffling the base of a late 80's Ludwig Rocker Kit
Cut out Dead ringer's drum heads alway's work's In the bass drum ...Or change's your drum head's to a diffrent look and feel and sound "!! Many ways you can tune a head make it come out ""Just" ...
by nsra65
Tuning and stuff
Hi I just got my Pearl Export Select. I really like it, no complaints from the neighbors yet, but whenever I hit the snare, the toms are vibrating and it gives too much of a surrounding and ...
by Picassso
Re: Drummers seeks new kit
... d 4. 7 Toms(after Double Bass n' Snare) 5. Wooden 8. $4000+ 9. Zildian, Sabian or Paiste 10. Double-bass 11. Rack-mount(not mounted on Bass ...
by shaww
Big Big Problem
if you got time to wait for cymbals get the yamaha double bass now.
by duck
Re: Tape on drums?
The bottom line is that you do not muffle drums except for the bass drum and maybe,just maybe the snare. I don't know of any pro's that muffle their drums. Most pro's will tell you to go for all the ...
by Tim Goldman
Re: Hearing Protection
See an audiologist and get some specially made 'IN EAR MONITORS' they replace the stage monitors usually required by drummers. Some drummers even go as far as to get a device that clamps onto your ...
by angellovely18
I play swing and latin and basically danceable music no hard...
I play swing and latin and basically danceable music no hard rock or metal I need some advice on a new Bass drum head Batter side I don't need a big BOOM ANY IDEAS? HELP!! rogers
by rogers
Re: Best under-rated Drummer
LOL '' Oh .Boy I just don't know where to start at on here " I know a lot's of {Pro's} out there ...Some are retired" some are not. Main man ...Is Neil Peart " Yep yall know him . I have a ...
by nsra65
Newbie tuning question
... have since began to need replacing. I'm having trouble tuning up my snare drum. I'm using a remo ambassador bottom with a fibyrskin3 top. It's a steel drum. My problem is ...
by KlSwena
Re: New drummer
... onths, I replaced the cymbals with Zildjin's. On my one year anniversary of playing, I replaced the bass drum pedal and the ...
by kkrish
Re: Snare drum set up
Well, me for one. He insulted me by insulting 60s and 70s music, which I like. I assume you HAVE hit a drum throne before, right? Hitting a bass drum sounds more like hitting a drum throne.
by orion11349
Hi! I'm a'new boy' on the block. I've recently bought a Ddru...
... Ddrum Dios Exotic Bubinga Kit. and am delighted with it! So far I resisted putting a 'hole' in the bass resonator skin, but when playing( 17th.Cent. Church) I find that when ...
by mandoblast
Re: Question for you folks.
The age old question is...how much are you willing to spend? Double Bass Pedal...DW is one of the best. Sam S.
by ip config
Re: Creeping Hi-Hat
he's right...the rope or bungee cord between the stool and high hat stand or bass drum is the best way to do it...I was playing a gig once and the hats were moving all over..the soundman came over ...
by Arlo Tol
Re: Damping
Ed, Try this site... http://people.mn.mediaone.net/sjmills/bass-tuning.html This is only part of an overall good sight on drum tuning. After you've checked this out (this particular page is on kick ...
by versoft
There's A New Kid In Town !
... ave a new friend that just moved here in my home town. His name is Joe Silva and he is the original bass player for The Rightious Brothers! He and I are planning a new band together which I think is ...
by Tim Goldman
Re: Whos Played/w Aquarian DrumHeads?
Got one on my bass drum The rest that i have are " Remo" coated white pinstrip's head's ..Clear one's on the bottom ::
by nsra65
Re: Whats the best way to make drums quieter when practiceing at home
I suppose a sound insulation to the room would be most efficient but you can also put a pillow in the bass drum and put plastic o-rings on the toms and snare drum.
by jade
More about drums
B) I own a Pearl EX ruby fade drum set, the shells are poplar. On the bass drum i got a clear remo power sonic 22" bass head but thing is that if you put the patch on it , it messes up your sound, i ...
by jose depaz( Mr. Latin ...

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