MD Podcast Episode 228: Drum Sounds Through the Years, Dialtune Snare, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike share what they consider to be the definitive drum sounds of each decade, from the 1950s to today. Up for review is an innovative new snare drum by Dialtune that incorporates a sophisticated cable system to tune the top and bottom heads independently of one another via two large tension knobs. After fielding a few listener questions, the show concludes with picks of the week.

Show Notes

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Dialtune snare demo review


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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: