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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    I have asked him to bring earbuds so I can let him listen to a metronome through his ears, but he has refused so far. I use Beats ear buds while I practice, but don't want to let him use mine lol
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    I have asked him to bring earbuds so I can let him listen to a metronome through his ears, but he has refused so far. I use Beats ear buds while I practice, but don't want to let him use mine lol
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    We've been working on his arm movement. It was MUCH worse last week. I'm working to get him to sit right and use his wrists. The biggest challenge I'm having is keeping him focused. He will play in...
  4. Re: Anybody "beat box" the groove while you play?

    par-a-diddle par-a-diddle par-a-diddle par-a-diddle par-a-diddle par-a-diddle par-a-diddle
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    UPDATE: We finished up some work earlier. I am having to reel him in and keep him working on playing in the pocket quite a bit. He gets excited and wants to go off and play fills for days, lol (what...
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    Re: Veterans Day

    Thank you! I served 8 1/2 years in the Army. Got out on a medical discharge.
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    Re: Craiglist Tom Angles enjoyment.

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    Re: My wife's gonna kill me

    Yeah, where's Bish?
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    Go for it!
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    Metalica is easy to teach. I jist turn off the metronome lol
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    Re: My wife's gonna kill me

    I mean, I'm over here rocking my mid-grade Mapex kit, and you guys are making me jealous lol. I do love my kit, though. My next upgrade is cymbals. I want to get a more "professional grade" set.
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    So here is todays situation. Student has a set list of songs from his church. They are really simple songs (to me anyways), but instead of wanting to work on them, he wants to work on some Metallica...
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    Re: My wife's gonna kill me

    Nice drum, but if we don't hear from you after a few days, we know what happened lol
  14. Re: Using social media to post drumming tips/promote yourself

    That car build is awesome. I am wanting to get an IROC Z28 to restore. I had one when I was 20 and it caught fire.
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    Especially when both the tip and the shaft are broken lol
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    They probably didn't know how to act when a real kit showed up lol
  17. Re: When a Hall of Fame guitarist asks you to be his drummer

    UPDATE

    After a few weekends of practice, we are going to debut the band next week. We are going to do a 5 song set at a local open mic jam, then we have some gigs lined up going all the way...
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    We have the people coming to the front thing going also. Our leader simply points one finger and rolls it over, meaning to keep going lol
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    Re: Adding Songs to the Set-List

    We typically decide we want to add some new songs, and every person brings about five songs that we would like to add. We listen to every song as a group, the come to a decision on which ones we want...
  20. Using social media to post drumming tips/promote yourself

    How many here have a social media page that you post things on? I recently started one, and decided to share tips in order to help draw more attention to the page. I picked up a student this week in...
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    We use a lot of hand signals in our church as well. At the same time, we have been playing together long enough that we can go without cues as well because we can "feel" where the song is going.
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    Re: Advice needed: New student for lessons

    Update

    We just finished up. He can keep a beat, bit striggles with rudiments and stick control. He was using his entire arm to play, so we worked on wrist techniques and rudiments.
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    Advice needed: New student for lessons

    So I got a call from a local music store that I do business with, and they had a guy who has experience drumming, but has never played Gospel/Worship music. He has been asked to play at his church....
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    Re: Ordered me a cool t-shirt toda

    Indeed it is!
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