Sam Morrow



It’s All About Beat Two

Several drum books talk about ‘filling over the bar’. It’s a cool idea, but without reason it is pointless, and I’ve learned more from using my ears, than from any book. I’m going to look at what I call ‘landing on the two’ for this post. Check out this audio[…]


Killer Arrangements

Playing covers is bread and butter for thousands of musicians worldwide. To my ears, a lot of the time these covers do not do justice to the originals. The main causes of poor or average sounding covers are: Lacking the skill/diversity to sound like a particular record Emulating a record[…]