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Chops and Groove

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Episode 1: Chops and Groove, the Halftime Shuffle, Meinl Vintage Pure rides, Masters of Maple Type-M snare, and More

On this, the debut episode of the “Modern Drummer Podcast with Mike and Mike,” drummer/educator Mike Johnston ( and Modern Drummer managing editor, Mike Dawson, talk about the differences between chops and groove, citing examples of current and past players who…

Modern Drummer
Aug 17, 2015