100 Greatest Drum Beats
26th Nov 2013 | 10:15
100 of the best grooves of all time laid bare in Rhythm's new magazine special
In it, we lay bare 100 of the greatest ever grooves and show you how to play them!
There are also video tutorials of 25 of our favourite beats. Mike Sturgis, Rich Patterson and Gabor Dornyei from London music school The Institute show you how to play key sections of tracks such as:
Led Zeppelin 'When The Levee Breaks' and 'Rock And Roll'
Iron Maiden 'The Trooper'
Paul Simon '50 Ways To Leave Your Lover'
The Police 'Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic'
Red Hot Chili Peppers 'Give It Away'
Black Sabbath 'Iron Man'
Nirvana 'Smells Like Teen Spirit'
Phil Collins 'In The Air Tonight'
The Who 'Won't Get Fooled Again'
Avenged Sevenfold 'Bat Country'
AC/DC 'Back In Black'
The Beatles 'Come Together'
And more… No matter what your level of drumming, you'll find some grooves to get your teeth into, and for absolute beginners, there's a handy guide to help you get up and running. The tracks are graded for difficulty too, and we reckon that if you start with easier to learn tracks like 'Back In Black' and work your way through the bookazine, it could bring your playing along nicely.
Check out our YouTube trailer!