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3/9/2015

Bass Drum Placement Exercises

By Tim Pedersen. I’ve spent a great deal of time in the studio on both sides of the glass. I’ve recorded hundreds of songs as a drummer and I’ve recorded at least a hundred drummers as an engineer. In that time I’ve found a simple set of exercises that have a huge effect on the [...]

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2/23/2015

From Drummer to Producer

by Tim Pedersen The world of music changes rapidly. Because of this, we see the previously defined roles that musician’s play morphing into many different roles. Musicians today often have to wear an assortment of  “hats” in order to have a successful career. Recording expertise, on both sides of the glass, has become mandatory with [...]

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Tim Pedersen's Drum & Recording Column for FullOnDrums.com 2/12/2015

It’s Better To Take The Blue Pill

By Tim Pedersen Musicians are an interesting ilk. We spend a lifetime developing skills that are often taken for granted and, lately, financially unrewarded. However, the passion for music pushes us forward to continue the quest for improved musicality and understanding. It’s a passion seldom seen in other endeavors. In my first article for FullOnDrums [...]

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Charlie's new Drum Magazine Column - "Good Vibrations". 1/6/2015

Charlie’s New Column On DrumMagazine.com

  “Good Vibrations” Debuts! In his new column, “Good Vibrations”, Charlie is going to show us how he works with drummers to get a great sound in the studio. Called “Good Vibrations”, the new column is designed to give you a quick look at how you go for a particular sound to fit a session [...]

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