Category: DVD

Todd Sucherman – Methods & Mechanics

Todd Sucherman - Methods Mechanics Mini - DrumsCult

 

Todd Sucherman had reached success being in a legendary band for years and recording with some music legends. Now he’s made it again shining with his own light as the author of Methods & mechanics, with no need of magic tricks or esotericisms. (more…)

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Todd Sucherman - Methods Mechanics Mini - DrumsCult

 

Todd Sucherman had reached success being in a legendary band for years and recording with some music legends. Now he’s made it again shining with his own light as the author of Methods & mechanics, with no need of magic tricks or esotericisms. Read more

Steve Smith – Drum legacy: standing on the shoulders of giants

 

 

 

Steve Smith - Drum legacy Mini - Putrum Putrum

 

Following the footsteps of his previous DVD, Steve Smith explains the origins of jazz and swing in the best way possible: helped by another authority (John Riley), they discuss techniques, resources, and style of the great jazz drummers from the 20th century. Based on a Smith’s band Jazz Legacy concert, they analyze each song in sincere tribute to the great names of the genre. (more…)

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Steve Smith - Drum legacy Mini - Putrum Putrum

 

Following the footsteps of his previous DVD, Steve Smith explains the origins of jazz and swing in the best way possible: helped by another authority (John Riley), they discuss techniques, resources, and style of the great jazz drummers from the 20th century. Based on a Smith’s band Jazz Legacy concert, they analyze each song in sincere tribute to the great names of the genre. Read more

Gavin Harrison – Rhythmic horizons

 

 

 

Gavin Harrison - Rhythmic horizons Mini - DrumsCult

 

In his second DVD(*) Rhythmic horizons, Gavin Harrison discusses every aspect of rhythm manipulation and its possibilities. He also gives great lessons about how to develop good intrincate patterns based on overriding, polyrhythms, groupings, ostinatos and resoluting points. (more…)

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Gavin Harrison - Rhythmic horizons Mini - DrumsCult

 

In his second DVD(*) Rhythmic horizons, Gavin Harrison discusses every aspect of rhythm manipulation and its possibilities. He also gives great lessons about how to develop good intrincate patterns based on overriding, polyrhythms, groupings, ostinatos and resoluting points. Read more

Thomas Lang – Creative coordination & advanced foot technique – Part 1

 

 

 

Thomas Lang - Creative coordination - DrumsCult

 

In this DVD, Thomas Lang explains the basis of his method of learning and practice. Based on a multilevel scheme, one of the best drummers in the world will show us how to practice with both hands and feet coordination exercises, interdependence and metrics. Surprisingly, this juggler drummer has no problem in thoroughly explaining each one of the things that he has worked and showing their application in practical examples. (more…)

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Thomas Lang - Creative coordination - DrumsCult

 

In this DVD, Thomas Lang explains the basis of his method of learning and practice. Based on a multilevel scheme, one of the best drummers in the world will show us how to practice with both hands and feet coordination exercises, interdependence and metrics. Surprisingly, this juggler drummer has no problem in thoroughly explaining each one of the things that he has worked and showing their application in practical examples. Read more

Gavin Harrison – Rhythmic visions

 

 

 

Gavin Harrison - Rhythmic visions Mini - DrumsCult

 

In his first DVD(*), Gavin Harrison discusses the advanced concepts presented in his book Rhythmic illusions. For years he has been researching on rhythmic manipulations and their effects, and now he offers us several concepts and tools, like displacements, spacings, modulations and command of subdivisions. (more…)

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Gavin Harrison - Rhythmic visions Mini - DrumsCult

 

In his first DVD(*), Gavin Harrison discusses the advanced concepts presented in his book Rhythmic illusions. For years he has been researching on rhythmic manipulations and their effects, and now he offers us several concepts and tools, like displacements, spacings, modulations and command of subdivisions. Read more

Thomas Lang – Creative coordination & advanced foot technique, Part 2

 

 

Thomas Lang - Sonor X-Ray kit Mini - DrumsCult

 

Second half of the review dedicated to this triple DVD, where we explain with detail the working methodology of Thomas Lang. Singles and doubles with the feet, ostinatos against other rhythms, flams, orquestrations with several pedals, complex time-signatures… and a question: do we really need all of that? With no doubt, drumming needs technique, but also creativity and taste. (more…)

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Thomas Lang - Sonor X-Ray kit Mini - DrumsCult

 

Second half of the review dedicated to this triple DVD, where we explain with detail the working methodology of Thomas Lang. Singles and doubles with the feet, ostinatos against other rhythms, flams, orquestrations with several pedals, complex time-signatures… and a question: do we really need all of that? With no doubt, drumming needs technique, but also creativity and taste. Read more

Steve Smith – Drumset Technique & History of the U.S. Beat

 

 

Steve Smith - Drumset technique Mini - DrumsCult

 

Steve Smith knew that he had to shoot a proper educational DVD, and with this Drumset technique & History of the U.S. beat he and Hudson Music released one of the best drumming videos ever. It features really detailed explanations on different hand and foot techniques, many exercises that will open our minds on any style and lots of information about the evolution of the drumset since its origins. (more…)

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Steve Smith - Drumset technique Mini - DrumsCult

 

Steve Smith knew that he had to shoot a proper educational DVD, and with this Drumset technique & History of the U.S. beat he and Hudson Music released one of the best drumming videos ever. It features really detailed explanations on different hand and foot techniques, many exercises that will open our minds on any style and lots of information about the evolution of the drumset since its origins. Read more

Thomas Lang – Creative Control

 

 

 

Thomas Lang - Creative control DVD - DrumsCult

 

For some drummers -including me-, this is the DVD that changed everything. For the first time, we could watch one of the most extreme drummers of all time explaining step by step with all detail how to reach that level. It’s no wonder that this DVD was an immediate best-seller. (more…)

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Thomas Lang - Creative control DVD - DrumsCult

 

For some drummers -including me-, this is the DVD that changed everything. For the first time, we could watch one of the most extreme drummers of all time explaining step by step with all detail how to reach that level. It’s no wonder that this DVD was an immediate best-seller. Read more

Carter Beauford – Under the table and drumming

Carter Beauford - Under the table Mini - DrumsCult

 

Carter Beauford has earned a solid reputation with his rhythmic ability and spectacular, elaborated style. This DVD explains how his origins were and how he addresses the creation of songs based on his references and his intuition. His open-handed drumming style, his mastery of hi-hat, ghost-notes and original approach with feet has achieved a unique style that fits with the great Dave Matthews Band. (more…)

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Carter Beauford - Under the table Mini - DrumsCult

 

Carter Beauford has earned a solid reputation with his rhythmic ability and spectacular, elaborated style. This DVD explains how his origins were and how he addresses the creation of songs based on his references and his intuition. His open-handed drumming style, his mastery of hi-hat, ghost-notes and original approach with feet has achieved a unique style that fits with the great Dave Matthews Band. Read more

Steve Smith – Part 2

 

 

Steve Smith - Part 2 - 3 - DrumsCult

 

As said in the review of the first part of the two Steve Smith’s videos from 1987, this Part 2 is much more entertaining, although the content of both videos has been explored better in more recent DVD releases. (more…)

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Steve Smith - Part 2 - 3 - DrumsCult

 

As said in the review of the first part of the two Steve Smith’s videos from 1987, this Part 2 is much more entertaining, although the content of both videos has been explored better in more recent DVD releases. Read more