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How To Create Professional Looking Videos… As Cheaply As Possible!

Hey everyone! Today’s video is a quick little tutorial on how to make that cool pure white background in your videos that you’ve seen in every Apple ad etc. The “real” way to do this involves some really nice lighting, a proper back drop, a sweet camera and possibly even some good video editing software. […]

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Monster Kit 2.0 : Pearl Pedal And Rack Endorsement

Hey all, Just a little update as to my absence over the past week and a bit. I got it into my head that I wanted to add to my big kit. Which put a slight speed bump in finishing Polyrhythms Part 6, but I think it will be worth the wait for you guys! […]

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Win a Royer Labs R121 Microphone!

Hey guys, I just found this killer contest from recordinghacks.com ( http://recordinghacks.com/contest/ ) You can win, that’s right, for free!! A R121 ribbon microphone plus the shock mount. This is very similar to the R122 matched pair I use as overheads and the R122v Matched pair I use as rooms almost all the time in […]

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My DrumHang.com Contributor Intro Video

Hey everybody! I’m really excited to have been asked to become a part of this awesome project, DrumHang.com It’s a really exciting project that is more about behind the scenes from a ton of your favorite players than your typical videos. Very cool concept! Watch the video and hear more about what the site is […]

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Have Some Fun At My Expense! : Aaron Edgar’s Hair Fail… So, Here’s a 37″ Ride Cymbal!

This video is utterly pointless! My hair looked ridiculous so I figured I’d play some big cymbals for a bit for all you drummers out on YouTube! The cymbal in question is a Hammerax 37×25 Atom Oval Crash and the hihats are 16″ Hammerax Indigo FlyHats. The snare drum is a 12×7 Sonor Designer Maple […]

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Crazy HiHat Wash Technique + Two Short Groove Solos

Hey guys! Patrick Barrios has been hounding me for months to make a video on this topic! So, this is a quick little tutorial on how to do that technique with the hihat where it flails all over the place! It’s really easy! Check the video and get on doin’ it! I learned this from […]

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The BoomyBlast HD : Strangest Blast Beats EVER : Drum Solo

The Hammerax 22″ Boomywang Nano is a Blast BEAST! This video is a high res version of the DJ Boomywang I uploaded quite some time ago now. More blast beats, more BoomyWangin‘, more retarded. Enjoy! The drum set in this video is a 1968 Sonor Champion in 13×8, 16×16, 20×14, with two different snares 13×5 […]

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Badass Gospel Chops Seven Stroke Roll Exercise

What’s up, drummers? This video is a little different than usual. Today we’re going to talk about a somewhat basic rudiment applied in a couple interesting ways that you can incorporate into your grooves, fills and solos. The left hand lead seven stroke roll! When doing a seven stroke roll applied as sixteenth note triplets […]

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Why I play Sonor drums

I vividly remember being sixteen years old. I was a band geek sporting a 98% average in school. I never really cared about anything else. My life revolved around practicing drums and listening to music. At the time I was your typical teenage metalhead. If it wasn’t Pantera or heavier I wanted nothing to do […]

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Blizzard in May? Really?

So, funny story. I was driving home from a gig in Saskatoon with my Dub Step band, Blast Action Hero. The drive started normal enough, although we’d heard warnings there may be a blizzard coming. I figured in case of emergency I’d start feeling out possibility of subbing my gig back home that night. Let’s […]

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