MD Podcast Episode 200: P-Funk’s Benzel Baltimore, Inverted Double Strokes, Paiste Signature Additions, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike discuss August 2019 featured artist Benzel Baltimore of legendary funk band P-Funk. The education segment focuses on different ways to apply the inverted double-stroke roll to the drumset. Up for review are several new Signature and Dark Energy series cymbals by Paiste. After fielding a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.

Show Notes

Benzel Baltimore interview

Inverted Double Strokes: Variations of the Essential Rudiment

Paiste Signature and Dark Energy Additions

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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 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: