NEW DRUMMER BLOG - Corey Pierce of God Forbid - "I started playing drums early in school and had the benefit of being around a lot of great drummers who taught me a great deal, including styles ranging from classical percussion to jazz to marching band, as well as rock studies. I later joined a couple of different drum corps, which furthered my knowledge of reading and rudimentary studies. It also opened my eyes to an extremely large world of different music and the value of...." (continued)
Kenny Aronoff—Trained as a jazz drummer, Aronoff eventually went on to become the go-to guy for John Mellencamp. Mellencamp’s proclivity for writing in 4/4 time has allowed Aronoff myriad opportunities to demonstrate all the ways you can play in common time.