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She's taking her time, Making up the reasons.

Some things I wish I had done:

Joined some kind of club or society at uni, just so i could say i was apart of something. 206 more words


Alan Ibbotson - Drums

Taken by Martin Lewis when Blacktop Deluxe worked with the wonderful Virgil & The Accelerators. A wonderful shot – thank you Martin!.


The Police - Outlandos d'Amour

The Police are a band that I thought I would never get into. I’ve always known their radio songs and if I here “Message In A Bottle” one more time I think I’m gonna explode.   622 more words

Easter Parade and Drumming

The older I get the more I find myself wondering why I became a drummer. Drums were my third instrument maybe even my fourth if I include rejection of the clarinet, that metal tube with the stick that made me gag like a doctor’s probe which I abandoned in high school for a trumpet, my second instrument after the piano which I practise daily: music of our high-flown European heritage, not the jazz, the bebop with its hipster clothes pork pie hats and lingo that pervaded the America I was born into , that infectious swinging rhythmic setting that pervades the psyches of Jack Kerouac’s characters who wander the streets and roads of his 1940’s America owning nothing but the haunting stimulus of its rhythmic drive. 479 more words


YAKLECH Entertainment Presents: DRUMS ENSEMBLE

Drums Ensemble is an intriguing concept developed by YAKLECH Entertainment – a duo made up of young Nigerian artistes Yaki Musa and Alechenu Abel. A fusion of rhythms and creativity of traditional African era and 21st century society, … 168 more words


Tighten it up . . .


Maybe this is way too simple but I think it’s super important.  Nothing makes a band sound better than when it has a super tight bottom end and the drums pop.   97 more words