Advanced Sextuplet Fills

July 25th, 2018

Péter Szendőfi presents a series of rhythmically and technically advanced fills based on sextuplets, or 16th-note triplets.

Singles and Double Bass Ostinato and Licks

December 9th, 2014

Gergo Borlai teaches you a cool double bass drum ostinato and several blazing single-stroke hand and foot licks in this pack.

Developing and Using Single Strokes

November 12th, 2014

Gergo Borlai shares interesting and creative ways to develop your single strokes and apply them in fill, solo and groove ideas.

7/8 Fill Pack

October 10th, 2014

Joe Bergamini shows you a group of useful fills in 7/8 time. These ideas can be coupled with all the grooves in Joe’s 7/8 Groove Pack. This pack can be studied after Joe’s Rock Independence, Basic Rock, and Classic Rock packs.

7/8 Groove Pack

In this pack, Joe Bergamini shows you various grooves in 7/8 time, including ideas from Neil Peart and Phil Collins, as well as more basic ideas. This pack can be studied after Joe’s Rock Independence, Basic Rock, and Classic Rock packs.

Double Bass Crash Course Pack

August 18th, 2014

Double bass expert Jason Bittner presents a series of lessons designed to create a musically useful introduction to double bass playing in rock and metal drumming.

Rock Independence Pack 3

June 6th, 2014

Part 3 of 3: In this series of packs, Joe Bergamini teaches the basics of rock Independence. These are the building blocks of your essential groove vocabulary in all rock and R&B styles.

Rock Independence Pack 2

Part 2 of 3: In this series of packs, Joe Bergamini teaches the basics of rock Independence. These are the building blocks of your essential groove vocabulary in all rock and R&B styles.

Rock Independence Pack 1

June 5th, 2014

Part 1 of 3: In this series of packs, Joe Bergamini teaches the basics of rock Independence. These are the building blocks of your essential groove vocabulary in all rock and R&B styles.

Coordination with Rudiments Pack

October 8th, 2013

For intermediate players, Mike Mangini show some creative ways to apply rudiments to the drum set, all of which require different limb coordination.

Creative Chops Pack

September 27th, 2013

Gergo Borlai teaches you exciting and creative paradiddle-diddle stickings that can be used as licks, fills, grooves, and solos.

Creative Groove Concepts

Gergo Borlai shares several exciting concepts that will add creative spice to your grooves. Includes mixed stickings and polyrhythms.

Double Bass Drumming 1

August 1st, 2013

Extreme metal master George Kollias presents his first pack, with an introduction to the basics of double bass drumming. This pack contains a complete set of grooves and exercises to get you started.

Extreme Double Bass Drumming

Metal master George Kollias he presents the key techniques, concepts, and exercises that he employs to achieve extreme speed and facility with double bass drumming.

Double Bass Drumming 2

Designed to follow his first double bass pack, here extreme metal expert George Kollias presents a second set of double bass concepts, from ruffs to syncopations to 32nd notes, that will take your double bass skills to the next level.

Basic Coordination Pack

May 24th, 2013

For beginners, Mike Mangini explains the basic limb combinations and coordination concepts needed to play drumset, and demonstrates some basic beats.

Dream Theater’s “Outcry”

For advanced players, Mike Mangini breaks down the drum part for a complex odd-meter sequence of 49 notes which appears in the Dream Theater song “Outcry.”

Odd Meters Pack

February 5th, 2013

Dream theater drummer Mike Mangini teaches you to play in nine different odd time signatures. Using his unique “not quite doubled” system and using a click, the lessons are completely interactive: first you learn the new meter, and then you trade phrases with Mike. All odd meters from 3 to 19 are included.

Adrenaline Mob “Believe Me”

November 30th, 2012

In this pack, Mike Portnoy performs “Believe Me” from Adrenaline Mob, and then teaches several grooves and fills from the song. Mike’s exciting fill concepts presented here are perfect for adding some creativity to your own fills.

Adrenaline Mob “Indifferent”

Mike Portnoy performs the song “Indifferent” from his group Adrenaline Mob, and then breaks down several creative groove and fill ideas used in the song. Included are creative ideas for incorporating the splashes and toms into your fills.

Flying Colors “Forever In A Daze”

Prog drumming legend Mike Portnoy here performs the track “Forever in a Daze” from the band Flying Colors, and then provides six additional lessons containing concepts used in the song, including some of his signature creative ideas for both grooves and fills.

Influences Pack 2

Join drumming superstar Mike Portnoy as he presents a series of lessons that will teach you concepts employed by Mike which were inspired by his heroes: Neil Peart, Stewart Copeland, Keith Moon, and Ringo Starr.

Influences Pack 1

Join drumming superstar Mike Portnoy as he presents a series of lessons that will teach you concepts employed by Mike which were inspired by his heroes: John Bonham, Alex Van Halen, Dave Lombardo, and Lars Ulrich.

Beginner Rock Groove Pack 4

In Beginner Rock Groove Pack 4 you will learn a variety of concepts to expand your basic rock vocabulary on the drums. You will learn some classic concepts from Drum Guru instructors Mike Sorrentino and Joe Bergamini, as well as a classic Journey groove from Steve Smith, and a lesson on getting creative with your grooves from Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater)!

Beginner Rock Groove Pack 2

In Beginner Rock Groove Pack 2 you will learn several more important basic grooves in rock drumming, and some interesting bonus concepts as well. Your teachers will be Joe Bergamini and drum superstar Mike Portnoy, who will give you an overview and introduction to double bass drumming!