Andy Harrison - Planetshakers

Drum Feature with Andy Harrison – Come Right Now (Planetshakers)

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It’s no secret that we’ve been long time fans of Planetshakers and Andy Harrison’s drumming. We’ve done “behind the scenes” segments with their drummers at their Awakening conference and we’ve even had Andy as a guest on the WDPodcast. We’re at the beginning of a new week and we wanted to inspire you all with this incredible video of Andy rocking out to Come Right Now, …

Josh Freddy - Vertical Church Band

Episode 009: How To Prepare for a Live Recording with Joshua Freddy (Vertical Church Band)

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When Vertical Church Band’s latest album, Frontiers, released back in July, I was blown away by how good the drums sounded so we decided to take some time to talk to their drummer and our friend, Joshua Freddy, to dig a little deeper into what it took them to achieve that beautiful sound! Show Sponsor If you’re interested in sponsoring an episode of The …

Nord Drum 3P

Nord Drum 3P: Alternative to the Roland SPD-SX?

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We came across the Nord Drum 3P and it looks like it could prove to be an alternative to the Roland SPD-SX. It is slated to be released any day now and before you watch the live demo, here is how Nord is describing the new unit: The super compact new Nord Drum 3P combines stunning playability with unlimited sound design possibilities! New …

Austin Davis

Episode 007 – A Coffee With Austin Davis (Kari Jobe)

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  A Coffee Meet Up With Austin Davis We met up with Austin Davis on two occasions recently. The first time was in Hamilton on April 20, 2016. He was playing for Kari Jobe on the Outcry Tour and we filmed a sweet drum gear rundown (link in the show notes down below). The second time came 12 days later when he …

Travis Nunn

Episode 006 – Catching Up With Travis Nunn (Chris Tomlin)

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We’ve had a busy month of worship events in our town and we had some great opportunities to connect with some drummers. This episode features Travis Nunn, drummer for Chris Tomlin. Travis has this maturity about him and we feel it comes across well in our interview. We have lots of goodies (video and pics) for this episode and so be sure …

Roland SPD-SX Mounted Over Kick

How To Mount Your Roland SPD-SX Over Your Bass Drum

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If you are one of the thousands that follow us on Instagram, then you know that there are many drummers who are using the Roland SPD-SX. What a killer setup from @bramey48! Love it bro! #HeartBeforeBeat #worshipdrummer ・・・ Simple and clean. • • • #Group1Crew #wearethecrew #goldplateddreams #tour #drums #bigfatsnaredrum #roadready #ableton #abletonlive #alclair #istanbul #istanbulagop #vaterpercussion #remopercussion #remo #drums …

Rudiment King

Rudiment King – Learn Your Drum Rudiments Faster [iOS App]

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Our friend Jared and his team over at Drumeo have launched a sweet new iOS app called Rudiment King and we think it’s going to be a smash hit with drummers! It just released yesterday and it’s already climbed to #3 in the “top paid apps” in the Apple App Store. Rudiment King is an iOS drumming game designed to help you …

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Episode 005 – With Josh Ward from Worship Artistry [Podcast + Giveaway]

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Part of my vision for the podcast is to introduce you to companies that will be helpful in your pursuit of being an excellent worship drummer. We had a great time chatting with Josh Ward from Worship Artistry. and we are excited to introduce you to what they’re already doing to help worship drummers just like you! [Check out some Behind-the-Scenes …