I was so mad at this other drummer I posted earlier that I had to watch a video of a good drummer. This guy, Tony Royster Jr., is good. No, he’s amazing.
Listen to this drummer. He’s skilled, in some way, sure, but when it comes to playing musically, he sucks at it. How could you be doing fills like that for a song that doesn’t even begin to call for it? Laughing my butt off over here.
Brad, the drummer for the band Atticus Avenue, uses his giggling son’s back to make a killer beat.
Check out this video of Carlos Santana finding his long-lost former drummer.
Here’s how drums sound in different settings. Reverb not artificially added or taken away.