- 1 How does double bass drum pedal work?
- 2 Who is the fastest double bass drummer?
- 3 What is a double kick?
- 4 Can you use double bass pedal electronic drums?
- 5 Should I get a double bass drum pedal?
- 6 Should I get a double bass pedal?
- 7 Should I learn double bass?
- 8 Why do drummers put pillows in bass drum?
- 9 Who is the best drummer alive today?
- 10 Does Neil Peart use double bass?
How does double bass drum pedal work?
A double bass drum pedal operates much the same way only with a second footplate controlling a second beater on the same drum. Most commonly this is attached by a shaft to a remote beater mechanism alongside the primary pedal mechanism.
Who is the fastest double bass drummer?
Tim Waterson is a Canadian drummer who holds the world record for the fastest number of double strokes on a bass drum using a double pedal, with a record of 1,407 in one minute (January 22, 2002).
What is a double kick?
Double kick drumming involves both of your feet (instead of just one) and will allow you to play faster, more complicated beats, fills, and solos.
Can you use double bass pedal electronic drums?
A Double bass pedal is an ideal choice for drummers who like or want to get fast-paced music. It is also perfect for beginners who want to improve their swivel and heel-toe techniques. The double bass drumming is ideal for a metal drummer and hard rock drummer.
Should I get a double bass drum pedal?
Double pedal technique requires a big investment of time to master, If you are a session musician you will possibly use it, but If its not something you require for the music you play then the time could be better used perfecting the style of drumming you like and use. If its something you want to get into then do it.
Should I get a double bass pedal?
Double Pedal is rarely a necessity unless you’re playing the extreme forms of metal. Still, if you ever hear tasteful use of double bass playing it can make you want to get one.
Should I learn double bass?
Absolutely. Even if you hardly use it (I for one prefer metal drummers that aren’t reliant on it) it’s worth the effort to train you’re left foot. Yea I hardly play double bass. I don’t know how double bass can translate well to funk drumming which is what I play as well.
Why do drummers put pillows in bass drum?
Drummers put pillows or blankets in their bass drums because it removes the sustained sound certain bass drums have. In genres like rock or metal, the preferred bass drum sound is one that is staccato, or “punchy,” and putting a pillow in the bass drum is a cheap method of achieving such a sound.
Who is the best drummer alive today?
- Aric Improta, Fever 333.
- Rufus Taylor, The Darkness.
- Jon Beavis – IDLES.
- Scott Phillips, Alter Bridge.
- Taylor Hawkins, Foo Fighters.
- Sebastian Thomson, Baroness.
- Ben Thatcher, Royal Blood.
- Travis Barker, Blink-182.
Does Neil Peart use double bass?
Yes, he uses a DW double pedal.