Derek Roddy Blast Beats Evolved
With Blast Beats Evolved, Extreme metal master Derek Roddy has created the definitive educational document on contemporary extreme drumming and modern metal styles. Derek provides the perfect balance of performance and instruction to help you advance your understanding of technical skill for this music. Blast Beats Evolved provides an unprecedented look at the state of modern metal drumming today, along with an extensive program to improve your personal approach to the drums.
Derek Roddy Playing With Your Drums
In Playing With Your Drums, drummer Derek Roddy provides an enlightening and fun discussion of common issues facing every drummer. Designed for all styles and all levels, this one hour 20 minute program discusses the ins and outs of setting up and getting comfortable on the drum kit.This casual and entertaining program will provide all drummers with useful tidbits that can be put to use your next gig or practice session.
Derek Roddy The Evolution Of Blast Beats
The Evolution of Blast Beats offers an in depth look at the drumming of todays Extreme Metal music such as Speed Metal, Thrash Metal, Grind Core and Death Metal. Drummers teachers and students will learn the history and evolution of this underground style found in todays Extreme Metal scene. The audio CD includes examples, exercises, play alongs and groove loops for practice.
Derek Roddy Signature Vater Drum Sticks
Derek's model is in between a 5A and 5B in the grip. The stick features a really quick taper to a small acorn tip for warm but defined cymbal tones. A great stick for a variety of musical applications.