Category Archives for "Podcast"

Video: Accurate Drumming without Sounding Robotic

Daily tips and lessons for drummers

If you’re fairly solid at drumming with a click track, today’s episode is for you! For those of us that were drummers in the marching band, drum corps or other “precision-focused” disciplines of drumming, it can be hard to play accurately (especially with a click track) without sounding mechanical. So in this video, I thought […]

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Walkthrough: My Drum Recording Setup

Tips and tricks for becoming a pro drummer

I get questions fairly often on Instagram about the specifics of my recording setup. So today, I’m going to walk you through every piece of gear that I use to track drums, along with some insight on why I chose these particular pieces of gear.

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3 Tips for Tuning Toms

Drummer daily podcast

For some reason, toms always have seemed like an intimidating topic when it comes to tuning. But today, I’m going to share 3 tips with you for tuning toms that will hopefully simplify the process quite a bit and, as a result, make it seem like not such scary thing after all!

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A Special Opportunity for You

daily podcast for drummers

Today is the day! Doors are open for your 2018 Drumming Intensive! Whether you want to get specific insight to your situation and unique challenges to becoming a pro drummer, or you want to come to Nashville and get some real-world experience in the studio… This drumming intensive is an opportunity that may be life-changing! […]

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One thing you can do to get on the path to becoming a pro drummer

Daily podcast for drummers

Let’s talk about the ONE THING that always let’s me know someone is on the right track to becoming a pro musician. William writes in: How do I set myself up to become a professional drummer straight out of high school?” I’m looking at a few different jobs I can start once I get out of high school, […]

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Tips for Transitioning from Marching Percussion

Daily podcast for drummers!

Let’s talk about how to loosen up and even (gasp!) become a little less accurate in our drumming. Andrew writes in with a great question: What are some good practice tips to help me transition from marching percussion to being that smooth Gospel drummer? I have chops- I’m just trying loosen up more on these odd time signatures […]

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My Process for Remote Recording Sessions

Daily drummer podcast

Recently I’ve been getting lots of requests to do remote recording sessions for artists… So I thought I’d walk you through my process for recording in my home studio- and collaborating with artists via the internet. PLUS, I share some tactics I use to not only make my job easier and more convenient, but also […]

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How to Get Discovered as a Drummer

Daily podcast for drummers

Tino writes in with what is probably the most common question I get here on Drummer Daily: What is the best way of getting discovered? So today, I’ll walk you through 3 steps EVERY musician should go through in anticipation of getting “discovered”.

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