Episode 98: How to Use a Metronome, Death Cab for Cutie’s Jason McGerr, Doc Sweeney Oak Snare, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike discuss different ways to use a metronome to improve timing and control. The featured artist is Death Cab for Cutie’s Jason McGerr. Up for review is a solid oak snare from Doc Sweeney Drums. After fielding a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.

Show Notes
Modern Drummer subscription
Doc Sweeney Tribal Band Solid Oak snare
Jason McGerr at Memphis Drum Shop
Steve Fidyk’s “Relative Tempo” article
Iron Gym workout bar

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