Andy Harrison - Planetshakers Drummer

The Secret to Getting Your Big Gig as a Worship Drummer

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Getting Your Big Gig Sorry to break it to you, but it actually has nothing to do with finding a bigger stage! It’s not even about having the right network, although that can significantly improve your chances. So then what is the secret to getting your big gig as a worship drummer? The Secret to Getting Your Big Gig The answer …

Worship Drummer snare

2016 In Numbers: A Look Back

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I’ve been spending a great deal of time reflecting over the past year and I wanted to share some of that info with you. The number of subscribers on our YouTube channel. In 2016 we gained 2,842 new subscribers and our channel currently has 1, 062, 271 minutes watched in 2016. Pretty incredible when you think about it! Number of …

Daniel Hadaway - The Worship Drummer Podcast

Episode 011 – How to get Drastically Better at Playing Drums with a Click Track with Daniel Hadaway (All Sons and Daughters)

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December is already here and I know that many of you are very likely extremely busy with Christmas rehearsals and the like. I’ll cut straight to the chase. I got to chat with Daniel Hadaway, drummer for All Sons and Daughters, and this episode is one of my favourites so far simply because Daniel is brilliant guy. We take time …

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 …

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 …

Paul Mabury

Paul Mabury Talks About “The Biggest Mistake Worship Drummers Make”

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Maybe you didn’t know this before, but Paul Mabury is a Christian and has years of experience playing as a worship drummer. With time spent playing at Hillsong and on many worship albums (some he also produced), when Paul speaks, you learn to listen, and listen closely. This short video is one of those moments where you’ll want to listen. It comes to us …

Chris Bair - YouTube

How To Play Any Worship Song on Drums

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Came across this video from one of our worshipdrummer friends, Chris Bair. To celebrate his 100th YouTube video with him, we’re sharing his video, How To Play Any Worship Song on Drums. Curious to hear your thoughts! Let’s discuss in the comments below!

Stephen's Drumshed

Stephen Taylor: 3 Tips for Drumming in Church

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Stephen Taylor is a drummer I’ve been following for a few years. He has a gift for being able to explain complicated concepts and making them sound simple enough for anyone to understand! The best part is when you discover this cool cat is also a worshipdrummer! I thought these 3 points were so good that I even took the time …

Burnaby, BC: Catch Carl Albrecht at the Leadworship Workshop with Paul Baloche

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Carl Albrecht, a great friend to, will be making a stop in Canada this week for Paul Baloche’s Leadworship Workshops. If you live out in the Burnaby, BC area we highly recommend that you at least check out what these workshops are offering, not only for your worship teams, but for YOU as a worshipdrummer. Carl teaches the drum workshops and …