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Online Drum Lessons in the UK

Looking for online drum lessons in the UK?

Things have changed a lot over the last 10 years or so. Internet speeds have massively increased, online video has ...
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Drum Rudiments - Beginner Drums

Do you need to have a Drum Teacher?

If you're just starting out on drums you're probably asking yourself, "Do I need a drum teacher?". The simple answer ...
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Electronic Drum Kit Buyers Guide

First Drum Kit (part 3) – Electronic Kit Buyers Guide

In the last article in this series we talked about an acoustic kit buyers guide for those just starting out ...
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Drum Kit Buying Guide

First Drum Kit (part 2) – Acoustic Kit Buyers Guide

In the last article we talked about the pros and cons of an e-kit vs acoustic kit for starting out ...
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Acoustic or Electronic Drums

First Drum Kit (part 1) – Acoustic or Electronic Kit?

I’ll cut to the chase straight away then completely contradict myself later on. If you’ve got the space and understanding ...
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Gigging an Electronic Drum Kit

Gigging an Electronic Drum Kit – Part 3

In the last article about gigging an e-kit we talked about getting the kit gig-ready - sorting the sounds and ...
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