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Post Wed Dec 20, 2006 7:19 pm

The Trooper (Iron Maiden) - Nicko McBrain
Valhalla Awaits (Amon Amarth) - Fredrik Andersson
Laid To Rest (Lamb of God) - Chris Adler

All are pretty fast and I do practice slower stuff like Led Zeppelin, but I love playing metal.
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Post Thu Dec 21, 2006 3:28 pm

1. Invaders Of The Heart - Cheap Trick
2. Lipstick Vogue - Elvis Costello
3. It's Late - Queen
4. Take Five - Dave Brubeck
5. Hound Dog - Elvis Presley


Yeah, all of the Mike Protnoys of the world are technically gifted but totally bereft of any soul whatsoever (they seem to drum to me like jocks fuck....at least from what women have told me). I'll take an Alan Gratzer over those guys any day.
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Post Thu Dec 21, 2006 10:05 pm

1- Vicarious--Tool
2-Stairway to Heaven-you know(Leb Zep)
3-Becoming--Pantera
4-Laid To Rest--Lamb of God
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Post Thu Dec 21, 2006 11:30 pm

hmmm... top Five drum tracks eh?

Test for Echo-Rush (Neil Peart)
Roundabout-Yes (Bill Bruford)
Birds of Fire- Mahavishnu Orchestra (Billy Cobham)
Toccata (From the Brain Salad Surgery Album) -Emerson, Lake, and Palmer (Carl Palmer)
Walking on the Moon-The Police (Stewart Copeland)

there's at least a thousand more I'd love to list but I could live with just these tracks on a desert Island for a few years.
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Post Fri Dec 22, 2006 12:17 pm

anything
For Metal...
As Blood Runs Black, Animosity, All Shall Perish, Job For A Cowboy, and The Black Dahila Murder

for anything else...
A Perfect Circle (Josh Freese is great in my book) Rush, Protest The Hero
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Post Fri Dec 22, 2006 6:27 pm

Picking 5 top songs is tricky, I know I'll think of others later but for now...

1 - Bloc Party 'Banquet'
2 - RHCP 'Blood Sugar Sex Magic'
3 - Stevie Wonder 'Superstition'
4 - Toto 'Rosanna'
5 - SomaHigh 'I'm Not'.... so what if it's one of mine, I still love it! :wink:
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Post Sat Dec 23, 2006 3:12 pm

1. Finally Free (7:24 to end) -[b] Mike Portnoy, Dream Theater[/b]
2. Moby Dick- [b]John Bonham, Led Zeppelin[/b]
3. Lateralus- [b]Danny Carey, Tool[/b]
3. Now Youve Got Something To Die For- [b]Chris Adler, Lamb Of God[/b]
4. The Power Of I And I- [b]Jason Bittner, Shadows Fall[/b]
5. Ticks And Leeches- [b]Danny Carey, Tool[/b]
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Post Wed Jan 03, 2007 4:12 pm

1.Hot for Teacher- Van Halen
2.First Date-Blink182
3.Free Bird- Lynard Skynard
4.It's Dangerous Business Walking out You Front Door-Underoath
5.Face Down- Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

I like to Mix it up :D
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Post Thu Jan 04, 2007 12:15 am

Kill The Guy with the Ball - Steve Vai

Un- Fnnn REAL!
Drummer - Dean-O

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Post Thu Jan 04, 2007 11:13 am

1. Dream Theater - One Last Time
2. Dream Theater - Scene 8: The Spirit Carries On
3. Dream Theater - Peruvian Skies
4. Dream Theater - Pull Me Under
5. Dream Theater - Disappier

I'm A Dream Theater fan, I know ;)
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Post Thu Jan 04, 2007 11:21 am

IN NO ORDER

1. The Who - Wont Get Fooled Again (Keith Moon)
2. QOTSA - First It Givith (Dave Grohl)
3. Led Zeppelin - Good Times, Bad Times/ Rock N Roll (John Bonham)
4. RHCP - I Like Dirt/The Greeting Song (Chad Smith)
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Post Thu Jan 04, 2007 1:33 pm

I love drumming to way to many songs to pull 5 out but Pull Harder on the Strings of Your Martyr by Trivium is without a doubt my favourite. However i love drumming to any trivium song. it really puts me in the mood and dypes me up. Lamb of God is also fun to drum to.
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Post Fri Jan 05, 2007 2:28 pm

face down-Red jumpsuit apparatus
i dare you-shinedown
heroes-shinedown
mudshovel-staind
spleen-staind
the kids arent alright-the offspring
blue monday- orgy
diary of jane- breaking benjamin
sober-tool- staind cover (electric)
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Post Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:03 pm

Blackened-Metallica
Disposable Heros-Metallica
Ashes in your mouth-Megadeth
Aqualung-Jethrotull
The River-Tea party
Of the ones I played the most anyhow.
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Post Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:44 am

seakrieg wrote:Iron Maiden - Where Eagles Dare
Motorhead - Sacrifice
Judas Priest - Painkiller
AC/DC - For Those About To Rock
Black Sabbath - Trashed


FINALLY someone said Where Eagles Dare!!! ^_<
Nice man!

Iron Maiden-Where Eagles Dare
Dream Theater-Take the Time
Dream Theater-Metropolis Pt. 1
Dream Theater-Learning to Live
Iron Maiden-Brighter Than a Thousand Suns
Dragonforce-Trail of Broken Hearts
Iron Maiden-Fear of the Dark
Iron Maiden-Run to the Hills(too fun a song to not mention!!!)
ANYTHING ELSE BY IRON MAIDEN!!!
I proudly play with Tama (snare drums), PDP, Sabian, LP, Paiste, Vic Firth, Aquarian (bass and snare heads), and Remo (tom heads)brands! My biggest drummer influences are Mic Fleetwood, Nicko McBrain, and Mike Portnoy.