Posts in category: Double Strokes on Single Bass

GearHead: Perfect Balance Bass Drum Pedal 2

Now that I’ve had this pedal for a couple of weeks, I wanted to share some more of my thoughts. If you are a jazzer, and if you’ve been struggling with heel down double strokes on your bass drum pedal, this is the answer. You are still going to have to practice your ass off […]

9 Exercises To Build Bass Drum Double Strokes

The Topic: Heel-Up Doubles Recently, I’ve been working with a lot of students on a heel-up technique for playing two notes in a row–quickly–with a single bass drum pedal. This technique is an essential skill and will enable you to play a lot of great grooves as well as fills that incorporate the bass drum. […]