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Polyrhythmic Practice

BY MATT BYRNE (Published in the April 2006 issue of DRUM!) In this lesson we’ll be working on the concept of playing polyrhythms between the kick and snare,... Read More...

Solid Snare Buyer’s Guide

BY DAVE CONSTANTIN Long before the advent of the multi-ply shell revolutionized the drum industry in the 1930s, snare shells were constructed from a single... Read More...
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FAQ: What is a drum clinic?

A drum clinic is an educational demonstration of drumming technique by a respected and influential drummer. Drum clinics are typically conducted in drum shops a... Read More...

Drum Notation Guide

BY BRAD SCHLUETER   DRUM KEY MEASURES & BAR LINES Music is written on a music staff, which features five parallel horizontal lines. The first t... Read More...

Joey Castillo & Josh Homme

BY DON ZULAICA (Originally published in the April 2005 issue of DRUM! Magazine) Some musicians talk a lot about how good they are. Some don’t have to. Jo... Read More...