creativity & messing up the right way

It is not easy to become a good drummer. Try to play the exercises well, becoming faster, integrate more and more techniques, play more and more variations, get better control over the muscles. And let’s not forget steadyness and volume control…

But creativity is a difficult quality, one that we can hardly train specifically. Taking risks, experimenting and making mistakes is the best route for this.

To show you how I do it… I have taken 2 chapters from Book of Fills (3.1 and 3.3), chosen a feel (even/triplet/bluesrock) and started to jam… Watch some of these 4 video’s & I hope you get inspired to do the same!

update for 360DRUMSbook app (iOS/Android)

Recently, the free 360DRUMSbook app has been updated and its new feature is one every drummer dreams of. Probably you are quite familiar with your metronome, now in this new version, the 360DRUMSbook app has a special metronome that brings you the drumless band tracks for studying at slow speed (40-65bpm). Furthermore, you can use the 12 special metronomes that allow you to study in even and triplet feel with the click on:

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audio is free to download

The two paper books will be sold as package (€39,95) in the webshop. But the audio is free to download. It contains 50 drumless tracks (40-65 bpm) for 4/4 even feel, 4/4 triplet feel and 4/4 blues rock (2 hours and 41 minutes in total). Click on the audio-button above to download your own copy.

almost ready

The day to release the books is already very close. The webshop will be opened in some days. The website is being filled from now on. The books are manufactured as we speak… Soon people. Soon the 360drums adventure can begin.