Chris Atchley, creator of Play Drums By Ear, has featured a reggae drum beat lesson in his most recent blog post. Atchley credits drum tutor, Stu Roberts, for the simple and effective reggae drum lesson.
Online PR News – 10-April-2012 – Corona/CA – Chris Atchley, professional drummer and creator of the drum lesson product Play Drums By Ear, has released a new post on his blog featuring a reggae drums lesson. Atchley has presented a video that talk drummers through a popular reggae drum beat, the One Drop. Atchley offers his students the opportunity to learn this new drumbeat because the rhythmic patterns on reggae drums often contradict more traditional rock drumbeats. Atchley’s post featuring a simple reggae drums lesson is found at http://playdrumsbyear.net/playing-drums/a-simple-reggae-drums-lesson/.
According to Atchley, “Playing an effective reggae drum beat on the drums takes coordination and a whole lot of feel.”
“Most traditional reggae drumbeats contradict the straight ahead rock beats that most of you are probably used to playing by now,” Atchley says.
“I found a video that offers a great explanation of one of the most popular reggae drum beats, the One Drop,” Atchley says.
Atchley offers a variety of articles and drum lessons on his website at http://playdrumsbyear.net/. Visit now for access to a long list of videos and lessons. Readers will find Atchley’s recent post, featuring the drummer for the Rolling Stones, Charlie Watts, at http://www.onlineprnews.com/news/219610-1333572243-chris-atchley-reveals-the-money-beat-according-to-rolling-stones-drummer-charlie-watts.html/.
About Chris Atchley and Play Drums By Ear
Chris Atchley has played drums for a variety of successful bands that have toured all around the world. Atchley has also taught drums for over fifteen years to students of all ages and skill level. His new instructional DVD course is now accessible and is guaranteed to help drummers worldwide.