Virgil Donati – Obsessive Rhythms

Mar 08 2011

Virgil Donati – Obsessive Rhythms

Obsessive Rhythms is an explosive 6 part ‘tour de force’ revealing Virgil’s contemporary approach to drumming and practice. Many styles and ideas are covered, including 4 creatively diverse solos, and two of Virgil’s original compositions, “War of Fictions” and “Origin and the End”. Also included with a special practice chart to accompany the video contents. Virgil Donati is an Australian drummer, frequent drum clinician and a producer. He is currently playing with Planet X, Allan Holdsworth, and his own band among other projects. Virgil is perhaps most well known for his fast, highly technical drumming skills. He holds the...

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Tom Brechtlein – Blues Drums

Mar 07 2011

Tom Brechtlein – Blues Drums

The Ultimate Beginner Series is designed to help you take the first step toward experiencing the fun of playing music. This program shows you the blues shuffle, alternate cymbal patterns for a shuffle, hi-hat coordination exercises, a slow blues groove and more! Blues Drums, Step Two takes you one step further in the art of blues drumming. This program demonstrates bass drum variations, a blues rhumba, the open hi-hat sound, the “Steve Gadd shuffle,” new fill ideas and much more. A great band is also featured to further demonstrate each beat and fill in a musical context.   Language:...

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Pat Torpey – Big Drums

Feb 28 2011

Pat Torpey – Big Drums

Pat Torpey, the solid hard-rock drummer from Mr. Big, explains the development of his style and techniques through four chapters of exercises, including a spectacular nine-minute drum solo. He also performs and discusses seven Mr. Big songs, explaining his secrets and tricks. Topics covered include paradiddles, grace notes, drum solos, hi-hat work, and basic and double-bass footwork. Features a special performance with Billy Sheehan on bass. His enthusiasm & energy are just infectious. In this video, he goes over it all: footwork, fills, time you name it. The jams with Billy really add to the overall quality because you...

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Pat Torpey – Out of the Box and Onto The Stage 2

Feb 28 2011

Pat Torpey – Out of the Box and Onto The Stage 2

Instructional video, which is distributed with drum kits Tama. The drummer of Mr.Big band – Pat Torpey talks about how to properly locate and tune up the drum set, and also shows the basic techniques of playing drums. This video is for beginner drummers. Pat Torpey is an American rock and roll drummer, known as the drummer of the hard rock band Mr. Big. He has also played for Robert Plant, Impellitteri, The Knack, David Lee Roth Band and the Exile Social Club. He is noted by Neil Peart for composing unique rhythms such as that of “Take Cover”,...

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Eric Singer – All Access to Drumming

Feb 20 2011

Eric Singer – All Access to Drumming

For the past two decades, Eric Singer has remained at the top of the list for First Call Rock drummers. In All Access To Drumming, Eric shares his experience, techniques and many other aspects that are essential to survive as a professional drummer in today s world. From his dad’s society band to Lita Ford, Gary Moore, Black Sabbath, Badlands, Alice Cooper, Brian May and now over a decade drumming for iconic rock gods KISS, Eric has mastered the playing techniques and tricks to persevere in the real world of Rock drumming. Originnally recorded in 1996, now available with...

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Dave “Bedrock” Bedrosian – Discover Drumming Vol. 1 & 2

Feb 15 2011

Dave “Bedrock” Bedrosian – Discover Drumming Vol. 1 & 2

We are happy to announce that Discover Drumming volume one and two VHS videos are now available on a 100 minute DVD. It features improved picture and audio quality, fast navigation with “click on” chapter points, and no rewinding. DVD is a permanent medium with a life span of 100 years or more, no ruined videotapes or cracked cassettes! For the person, young or old, with an interest in drums and drumming. Discover Drumming DVD is 100 minutes long includes vol. 1 and 2 Discover Drumming Videos. Covers: The drum set and all its parts How to set up...

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Brain Mantia – Brain’s Lessons: Shredding Repis On The Gnar Gnar Rad

Feb 14 2011

Brain Mantia – Brain’s Lessons: Shredding Repis On The Gnar Gnar Rad

Finally a video with attitude! Hear and see Primus drummer break down Go Go, Funk Patterns, the Ostinato and the Up Down Technique in “Brains” contemporary and alternative way. This video is not only educational, but entertaining as well. Suitable for all levels of playing. Special Features Include: Photo Gallery, Exclusive Video Footage From Brain’s Home Library, Interactive Drum Set, Printable Reference Lessons From Brain, and Internet Connectivity. Language: English Year: 1999 Country: USA Running time: 1 hour Quality: DVDrip Video: XviD 624×464 (1.34:1), 1940 kbps avg, 29.970 fps Audio: 48 kHz, 2 ch, 113.44 kbps avg Booklet: No...

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Guitar Techniques December 2010 (#185)

Feb 09 2011

Guitar Techniques December 2010 (#185)

Take the UK’s foremost guitar teachers and players, and transfer their finesse and passion for music into a magazine! The magazine has established itself with guitarists who wish to better themselves as musicians in both the UK, Europe and as far afield as the USA and Hong Kong! When it comes to choosing music, GT’s Abba to Zappa policy means that there’s always something for everyone! Future Music brings you the most in-depth news and reviews from respected industry professionals. We’ll also give you all the advice you need to get the most from your current set-up, and interviews...

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Guitar Techniques November 2010 (#184)

Feb 09 2011

Guitar Techniques November 2010 (#184)

Take the UK’s foremost guitar teachers and players, and transfer their finesse and passion for music into a magazine! The magazine has established itself with guitarists who wish to better themselves as musicians in both the UK, Europe and as far afield as the USA and Hong Kong! When it comes to choosing music, GT’s Abba to Zappa policy means that there’s always something for everyone! Future Music brings you the most in-depth news and reviews from respected industry professionals. We’ll also give you all the advice you need to get the most from your current set-up, and interviews...

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Guitar Method In The Style Of Tom Petty

Jan 17 2011

Guitar Method In The Style Of Tom Petty

The popular guitar instruction series “Guitar Method in the Style of…” has done it again with rock and roll legend Tom Petty. The video goes over basic techniques as demonstrated in classic Petty tunes like “American Girl” and “Mary Jane’s Last Dance.” So grab a guitar and learn how to become the next Heartbreaker! Guitar Method in the Style of Tom Petty Taught by Curt Mitchell. Tom Petty is the working man’s guitarist, with a style and flare all his own. Along with his band the “Heartbreakers”, he has forged a place in the history of Rock and Roll...

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