A book and CD set that teaches skills from basic blues beats to pro tips on perfecting your blues drumming.
The Total Blues Drummer is an exciting journey through the diverse world of blues drumming. It covers many of the styles that make blues drumming so rewarding from the blues sounds of Chicago, Memphis, and Texas to funky blues, jazz blues, and blues-rock. You'll learn drumbeats in the vein of famous artists like Buddy Guy, B. B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Muddy Waters, and ZZ Top.
The drum lessons start with basic blues beats and end up playing linear "supergrooves" that will help secure your status as a bona fide blues master. Beginning and intermediate drummers will find all the tools they need to become great drummers, while more advanced players will find a fresh perspective and expert tips on the art of blues drumming.
This instructional book shares invaluable information for drummers at all levels to accompany your quest to becoming a great blues drummer. The Total Blues Drummer CD features a full blues band demonstrating the examples in the book.