In this episode, Mike and Mike discuss their thoughts on when and why to play drum fills. The featured drummer is March 2017 Modern Drummer cover artist Kenny Aronoff. Up for review is a trio of sweet snares from legendary brand Noble & Cooley. After answering several listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.
Modern Drummer subscription information here.
Mike Johnston’s website: www.mikeslessons.com
Take Kenny Aronoff’s studio video tour here.
Check out the Noble & Cooley snare demos here.
A&F Rude Boy snare.
RTOM Black Hole practice mutes.
Modern Drummer Podcast With Mike and Mike is a show that explores the topics that drummers love the most. Sit in during weekly conversations between Modern Drummer managing editor, Mike Dawson, and MikesLessons.com founder and MD columnist, Mike Johnston, as they geek out on drumming technique, practice methods, and favorite exercises and offer insight on the latest gear and industry happenings. For additional episodes visit: moderndrummer.com/mikeandmikepodcast