Straight 8’s

How to Play Straight 8’s Drum Beats – BAS009

Straight 8’s drum beats are often referred to by drummers as the ‘money beat’ since 90% of popular music uses them and if you can play these confidently you’ve got the basic tools to get you through most gig situations… and therefore earn some money from drumming! Let’s look at some more interesting variations to the beats learned in the ‘First Beat’ exercises:

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