Orlando Drummer Blog
September 23, 2017

Best Gifts for Drummers (That We Actually Want)

Whether you’re shopping for a friend, child, bandmate, or co-worker, it can be tough to find the right gift for a drummer. In this list,…
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January 23, 2016

What I Learned from Judging the Guitar Center Drum Off

What I Learned From Judging The Drum Off. 2015 was an interesting year for the Guitar Center Drum Off (GCDO). It appeared to me that…
Orlando Drummer Blog
November 6, 2015

9 Things that Annoy Your Drum Teacher

I've been offering private drum lessons for a long time. In more recent years as I've pushed my business in an online direction, I've had…
Orlando Drummer Blog
July 26, 2015

Your New Back Up Pedal

The Tama Speed Cobra 310 As I've so subtly eluded to before, I'm not quite what you would consider a gear head. When things like…
Orlando Drummer Blog
June 4, 2015

Adam’s Meinl Cymbal Setup Walkthrough

Well! After being bombarded with cymbal questions for quite a while, I figured it was time to finally compose a little "cymbal blog" for all…
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March 30, 2015

Gear Review – The Digital Drum Dial

  About 5 years ago, I grabbed my first Drum Dial on Craigslist for $45. I had started to notice that my drums sounded BAD.…
Orlando Drummer Blog
February 12, 2015

Gear Review – Vic Firth Universal Practice Tips

Let me tell you about the cutest (and most useful) little tool that was recently sent to me by Vic Firth; The Universal Practice Tips.…
Orlando Drummer Blog
December 10, 2014

Gear Review – Gretsch 14″ x 8″ Hand Hammered Steel Snare Drum

I purchased this snare in 2012 from a close friend who had owned the snare for a couple years. The drum had seen a number…