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Episode 125: Sonny Emory, Placing the Backbeat in Odd Times, Beier Snares, and More

The Modern Drummer Podcast with Mike and Mike

In this episode, Mike and Mike discuss legendary pop/R&B drummer Sonny Emory (Earth Wind & Fire, Bette Midler, Steely Dan, etc.). The education segment focuses on different ways to place the backbeat in 3/4 and other odd time signatures. Up for review are 6.5×15 and 7.5×15 steel snares by Beier Drums. After fielding a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.


Show Notes
Modern Drummer subscription
MikesLessons.com subscription offer
Sonny Emory story
“Fundamentals of 3/4 Rock”
Beier snares review


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



Posted in Mike and Mike Podcast, Multimedia, Podcasts Tagged Beier Drums, Earth Wind & Fire, Mike and Mike Podcast, Modern Drummer podcast, Sonny Emory, Steely Dan, mikeslessons.com

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