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Hip Hop Drum Patterns

Hip Hop Drum Patterns and Groove Construction

There are tons of tutorials out there to help you construct hip hop drum beats using samples, drum machines, or pre-existing loops… Instead, today we’re …

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parts of a drum set

Parts of a Drum Set – Beginner’s Guide

The drums are the world’s oldest musical instrument. Drumming artifacts have been found in cultures and civilizations all across the world! Despite this, the modern …

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What Is The Difference Between LP and EP in Music?

What Is The Difference Between LP and EP in Music?

If you spend a significant period of time listening to music and reading about it, you are likely to encounter the initials LP (long play) …

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four on the floor

Four On The Floor: The Iconic Dance Music Beat

If you spend time learning how to play the drums, or speaking to drummers, you are likely to encounter references to the “four on the …

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kick drum compression

The Ultimate Kick Drum Compression Beginner’s Guide

The kick drum is one of the most crucial parts of a drum kit, dictating the feel and energy of any section of a song …

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