Modern Drummer Festival 1997

Nov 16 2015

Modern Drummer Festival 1997

The 10th Annual Modern Drummer Festival Weekend, held on May 17 and 18, 1997, 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 in this DVD. Included are excerpts of each performance, insightful interviews with the featured performers and other notable drummers in attendance, and exclusive backstage and rehearsal footage. Artists featured include Virgil Donati, John Tempesta, Bill Stewart, Tony Royster Jr., Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez, Paul Wertico, Jack DeJohnette, Steve Gadd and Giovanni Hidalgo. Continue with Modern Drummer...

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Legendary Drum Licks: Metallica 1988-1997

Nov 06 2015

Legendary Drum Licks: Metallica 1988-1997

A Step-by-Step Breakdown of Metallica’s Drum Grooves and Fills. Learn the trademark drum grooves and fills behind one of the most influential metal bands of all time. Lessons provided by Nathan Kilen. Nathan Kilen shows 1-3 licks of each song and explains. This is your chance to learn Lars Ulrich’s techniques and tricks. Metallica is an American heavy metal band formed in Los Angeles, California. The band’s fast tempos, instrumentals, and aggressive musicianship placed them as one of the founding “big four” bands of thrash metal, alongside Anthrax, Megadeth, and Slayer.   Songs include: One Enter Sandman Sad But...

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Tommy Igoe – Getting Started On Drums

Oct 24 2015

Tommy Igoe – Getting Started On Drums

Tommy Igoe brings his 25 years of teaching and playing experience to bear, creating the first DVD for beginner drummers! He takes you on a journey that starts with taking a brand new drum set out of the box and gets you started making music right away. Setting Up! (Part 1) is dedicated to understanding your new drums. All of your drums and hardware, along with Tommy’s unique “Power Square” concept, are covered in detail, starting you off in the right direction. Start Playing! (Part 2) will get you playing and having fun right away. Tommy takes you through...

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At a Glance: Lead Guitar

Oct 20 2015

At a Glance: Lead Guitar

A first of its kind, the At a Glance series pairs an instructional DVD lesson taught by a professional guitarist with a supplemental book for a comprehensive learning experience. Each book/DVD features several lessons pertaining to one topic, and the DVD lessons feature on-screen music. The lessons are loaded with valuable tips and information, and song examples help to demonstrate the concepts in action. Songs include:   Alive – Pearl Jam All Along – Jimi Hendrix Cold Gin – Kiss Don’t Fear The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult Dream On – Aerosmith The End – The Doors, The Beatles,...

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Joe Bonamassa – Lead Guitar Unlimited

Oct 14 2015

Joe Bonamassa – Lead Guitar Unlimited

This lesson covers more material than you can possibly imagine. From Stevie Ray, Hendrix, Gatton, Beck, Clapton, and B.B. King influences to pick-and-finger style, it’s all here! Joe covers octaves in blues, 2-note bending, taking musical chances, over bending, slide guitar in open G tuning, wah-wah techniques, soloing over swing patterns, bounce picking, index finger bends, rock, blues, jazz and country styles and more to help create your own signature sound. Filmed early in his career, Joe was already a master player and teacher, and he gives it all he’s got on this re-mastered DVD. Music examples included in...

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Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Greatest Hits (Guitar Signature Licks)

Oct 05 2015

Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Greatest Hits (Guitar Signature Licks)

Learn the trademark riffs and solos of the man who reinvented blues and rock on the guitar. An in-depth analysis of eight classic songs presented by Greg Koch. Greg Koch is the MAN!!! Not only is he an amazing guitar player and teacher, he’s hilarious. You won’t be disappointed with this DVD. Well… until you actually start to try to play some of this stuff. It’s harder than it looks/sounds.  What a loss that he’s no longer here, but at least we have Greg Koch offering some valuable insight into SRV’s playing. In short, this DVD will open up...

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Mark Schulman: A Day In The Recording Studio

Sep 28 2015

Mark Schulman: A Day In The Recording Studio

Nearly every studio drummer in Los Angeles records his/her own drum tracks in bedrooms, garages and home studios. The days of having an expensive studio and engineer to record drums are virtually gone. The new trend is to be able to record drum tracks yourself. I believe that you need this information in today’s changing music industry. This DVD shows you how to do it and reduces your fear of getting started by giving you simple, entertaining and inspiring information. You can start recording right away and have the best time creating top class drum tracks!. -Mark Schulman. In...

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Jared Falk – One Handed Drum Roll

Sep 24 2015

Jared Falk – One Handed Drum Roll

This training pack was created to enable drummers of all abilities to learn and apply a one handed roll into their everyday drumming. It fully explains how to develop this unique method, and goes on to provide a wide range of applications in which it can be used – including rock, jazz, and latin drum beats. This method is really much easier than you’d think. Jared does a great job of breaking down the entire process of learning it. It’s great for drum solos, or unique drum beats/fills. Contents: how to develop the basic technique on a practice pad...

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Rick Graham – The Art of Improvisation

Sep 22 2015

Rick Graham – The Art of Improvisation

Unlock the secrets to fretboard navigation and improvisation in this one of a kinds course presented by world renowned guitar virtuoso Rick Graham. Over the course of this DVD you will learn how Rick integrates three note per string major scale patters, modes and pentatonic frameworks into one seamless system to allow you to traverse the neck with ease. From here, Rick covers plenty more ideas, including arpeggios, sequences he uses to solidify patterns, and a breakdown of modal pitch axis theory. On this superb DVD, Rick Graham a complete guide to developing effective improvisation, including his original concepts...

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Keith Carlock – The Big Picture

Sep 20 2015

Keith Carlock – The Big Picture

Keith Carlock – The Big Picture: Phrasing, Improvisation, Style And Technique. Covering a wide spectrum of technical and musical concepts and offering a fresh perspective on the state of contemporary drumming, The Big Picture: Phrasing, Improvisation, Style & Technique is an exciting, new educational DVD by acclaimed drum artist Keith Carlock. The two-disc set features demonstrations, discussions and detailed dissections of the drummer s spectacular timekeeping with a host of world-class musicians from mainstream pop icons Steely Dan, James Taylor and Sting to progressive fusion masters Oz Noy, Rudder and the Wayne Krantz Trio. During the course of the...

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