Groove Analysis: Anderson Paak

BY ANDY ZIKER Like ?uestlove (another drummer whose name includes superfluous punctuation), Anderson Paak manipulates tension in the music by his placement of notes, such as putting the snare ahead or behind the beat. He also makes us feel uncomfortable (to just the right degree) by using displacements, polyrhythms, articulations, space, and sitting between swung … Continue reading Groove Analysis: Anderson Paak