Bob Gatzen – Drum Tuning: Sound and Design… Simplified

Dec 23 2015

Bob Gatzen – Drum Tuning: Sound and Design… Simplified

Bob Gatzen shares his vast knowledge of sound production and design in this comprehensive and practical approach to drum tuning. The method is simple, straightforward and effective for all styles and all levels. With this DVD, you’l get the sound out of your instrument that you’ve been looking for. Special features include brand new footage featuring new tuning techniques and clips from the Inspiring Drummers Series featuring Dennis Chambers, Tony Royster Jr., Will Kennedy, and Billy Ashbaugh. This a great resource for anyone who struggles with getting that particular sound they want out of their instrument. The information is...

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Modern Drummer Festival 1998

Dec 17 2015

Modern Drummer Festival 1998

The 11th Annual Modern Drummer Festival Weekend, held on May 16 and 17, 1998, featured a diverse lineup of some of the world’s most exciting and innovative drummers. The entire weekend’s events were recorded, and the best moments of the festival are presented on this DVD. Included are excerpts of each performance, plus insightful interviews with each of the featured performers as well as other notable drummers who were in attendance. Enjoy performances by Dartmouth High School Drum Line, Jeff Hamilton, Will Kennedy, Rod Morgenstein, Glen Velez, Jojo Mayer, Eddie Bayers, and Dave Weckl. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime glimpse...

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Jam With Rick Graham

Dec 15 2015

Jam With Rick Graham

Jam With Rick Graham download. Rick Graham can seemingly play anything. After years of dedication to his instrument, trading Licks with guys like Tom Quayle, Rick Graham is becoming an all around solid guitar player. His Legato Technique, Picking Technique, Phrasing and Harmonic knowledge is something to behold and something that we all can learn a lot from. Beginner, intermediate and advanced guitar jams, with lessons, jam tracks and tablature. This superb DVD is a new and unique way to have fun, study and jam all at the same time. The DVD contains three top quality backing tracks, and...

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Steve Morse – The Definitive Steve Morse

Dec 10 2015

Steve Morse – The Definitive Steve Morse

“The Definitive Steve Morse” combines two of Steve Morse’s most popular videos (“The Essential Steve Morse” and “The Complete Styles Of Steve Morse”) onto one DVD. “The Essential Steve Morse” features Steve covering and analyzing the components that make up his unique style. These include sound, equipment, picking, muting, scalar concepts, soloing ideas, connecting positions and monster technique. Also included is a section on how Steve learns difficult parts quickly and efficiently. “The Complete Styles Of Steve Morse” features Steve using excerpts from his tunes, as well as original examples to illustrate the various styles he combines to achieve...

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Simon Mellish – Essential Snare Drum Techniques

Dec 09 2015

Simon Mellish – Essential Snare Drum Techniques

Essential Snare Drum Techniques by Simon Mellish. This superb DVD presentation will give the viewer an extensive insight into the art of snare drum technique. Learn to use traditional grip and how it applies to sticking patterns. Gain valuable insight into rudimental studies and how to maintain your snare drum technique.  Discover the Moeller system and its application to snare drum technique. Enjoy advanced rudiments and have fun with stick tricks. Take your snare drum playing to the next level with Essential Snare Drum Techniques. Simon Mellish has been a professional drummer for over 15 years and runs a...

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Rusty Cooley – Shred Guitar Manifesto

Dec 05 2015

Rusty Cooley – Shred Guitar Manifesto

Rusty Cooley’s first instructional release at Chops From Hell. The “Rusty Cooley – Shred Guitar Manifesto” digital video features 82 examples (32 examples from the “Legato Workout” section, and 50 examples from “The Licks” section); plus two compositions featuring Rusty’s Fretboard-Charring Chops: “The Butcher” and “Hillbilly Militia”. Included is the 17 page booklet file containing the “Rusty Cooley – Shred Guitar Manifesto” lesson tab/chart examples. Rusty Cooley, is an American guitarist from Houston, Texas, United States, known for his highly refined guitar technique. He is regarded as one of the fastest guitarists in the United States and a master...

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Guitar World – How To Play The Best Of Jimi Hendrix Electric Ladyland

Dec 04 2015

Guitar World – How To Play The Best Of Jimi Hendrix Electric Ladyland

3 Hours of lessons! Hendrix authority Andy Aledort walks you through the guitar parts on six songs from Jimi’s timeless masterpiece Electric Ladyland. Each track is meticulously recorded and videotaped by the experts at Guitar World Magazine. Learn the style and licks from this classic album that have been the tools that have given the best guitarists the flare that separates them from the rest. Includes bonus rare behind the scenes footage of the making of Jimi’s third album. The Songs: Have You Been (To Electric Lady Land) Crosstown Traffic Come On (Let The Good Times Roll) Gypsy Eyes...

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Paul Wertico – Drum Philosophy

Dec 03 2015

Paul Wertico – Drum Philosophy

Paul Wertico is internationally known as one of the most versatile and musical drummers in music today. Paul gained world recognition as a member of the Pat Metheny Group, but has also played with jazz notables from Eddie Harris to Larry Coryell, in addition to being the leader of his own Paul Wertico Trio. When not playing the drums, Paul is an active educator as Head of Jazz Studies at Chicago College of Performing Arts. He has won numerous Grammy awards and was voted “Fusion Drummer of the Year” in DRUM! magazine’s reader’s poll.Paul’s unique approach to the drumset...

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Chad Smith – Red Hot Rhythm Method

Nov 30 2015

Chad Smith – Red Hot Rhythm Method

Chad Smith, drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers walks viewers through his drumming techniques for various songs on the album Blood Sugar Sex Magic in this instructional program. Flea, bassist for the band, also makes an appearance to discuss with Smith the rhythmic process and the conceptualization that takes place during songwriting. Chad Smith covers everything in this video from basic rudiments, warming up, tuning your drums, to grace notes. He plays along to all the classics off of Blood Sugar, plus some oldies like “Nobody Wierd like me” and “Higher Ground”. Dont forget to check out his...

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20 Essential Metal Licks (Guitar World)

Nov 26 2015

20 Essential Metal Licks (Guitar World)

Master the essential metal techniques used by artists like Metallica, Pantera, Slayer, Dream Theater, Iron Maiden and many others. In the feature-filled 20 Essential Metal Licks Lick Pack DVD, you’ll learn the essentials of metal guitar playing, such as two-note harmonies and power chords, alternate-picking and hammer-on accents, pentatonic wide-stretch leads, string-skipping arpeggios, fast alternate picking, legato arpeggios and more! You’ll also be treated to artist-specific licks, including melodies a la Metallica and Testament, Dimebag Darrell-style picking techniques and Slayer-inspired thrash! With more than 60 minutes of instruction, you’ll learn to play in the styles of: Dimebag Darrell John...

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