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Articles in May 1982

Alex Acuna - Transcending All Influences

At 37, L.A.-based Alex Acuna could honestly call himself—if he weren't so self effacing—one of the world's most versatile drummer/percussionists.

by Michael Rozek
Sep 15, 2017

Rock N Jazz Clinic - Linear Coordination: Part II

Linear coordination is a tasteful learning concept and the groundwork for dexterous coordination and good counter-rhythm playing.

by Sal Sofia
Sep 15, 2017

Drum Soloist: Billy Cobham

Blues March   From the album: Montreaux Summit Vol. I

Transcribed by Bobby Cleall
Sep 15, 2017

Derek Hess - Rossington Collins Band

Derek Hess plays drums with the Rossington Collins Band, a group made up of Lynyrd Skynyrd band members plus some new faces.

by Scott K. Fish
Sep 15, 2017

May 1982 - Volume 6 • Number 3

Aynsley Dunbar, Neil Peart, Alex Acuna, Bobby Colomby, Derek Hess, Billy Cobham, Bill Bruford, Jake Hanna, Mel Lewis, Joe Morello

Modern Drummer
May 1, 1982

South Of The Border — Latin Rock Patterns

In this article I'll deal with a technique popularized by Steve Gadd, that incorporates Latin rhythms with contemporary drumset patterns.

by Rick Latham
Sep 15, 2017

Aynsley Dunbar

Did you ever meet someone who speaks only when it matters? And who means everything he says? Aynsley Dunbar plays drums like that.

by Rick Mattingly
Sep 15, 2017

Rudimental Symposium — Scottish Pipe Band Rudiments

Basically the rudiments used in Pipe Band drumming are the same as the American 26, with a few very interesting variations.

by Andy White
Sep 15, 2017

Bobby Colomby: Past And Present

  Many drummers have cited Bobby Colomby us one of the driving forces behind a new sound during the '60s. As a founding member of Blood, Sweat & Tears, Colomby was indeed a significant contributor in the creation of that…

by Robyn Flans
Sep 15, 2017