practice

6 Easy Things You Can Do in Your Car to Get Better at Drums

Ok, so drummers close your eyes & picture this…   You’re in your mom’s car. Your favorite song comes on. You are JAMMING. Like air drumming, middle seat whaling, backs-of-the-seat jamming.  And you’re not only jamming, but you’re also playing in great time with the song! The crowd cheers. Your mother is laughing.  All is …

6 Easy Things You Can Do in Your Car to Get Better at Drums Read More »

7 Laughably Simple Ways To Master Your Instrument, In Less Than 30 Minutes A Day

Are you tired of settling for where you’re currently at as a musician?   Whether you’re at the point in your playing where each week you’re holding your breath, hoping to make it through the worship set without a royal mess up or you’re on the opposite end of the spectrum and feel like you …

7 Laughably Simple Ways To Master Your Instrument, In Less Than 30 Minutes A Day Read More »

How to Build an Effective Practice Routine, Even When You Don't Have Time! Tom Furby

How to Build an Effective Practice Routine, Even When You Don’t Have Time!

Having played bass for the last 15 years, the ongoing pursuit of growth as a musician has been a long journey. Practicing used to come very easily to me. Picture a long-haired 13-year-old coming home from school, turning a tiny bass amp up to 11, and playing rock music for the next 3 hours until …

How to Build an Effective Practice Routine, Even When You Don’t Have Time! Read More »

5 Drum Rudiments to Increase Your Chops with Brendan Tan (Hillsong Y&F)

5 Drum Rudiments to Increase Your Chops with Brendan Tan (Hillsong Y&F)

When we asked Brendan from Hillsong Y&F what was one thing that took your drumming to the next level, he quickly said “Practicing rudiments.” Rudiments are the foundation of every successful drummer. They are the secret weapon behind every refined fill, complex pattern, and jaw-dropping solo. Mastering rudiments builds hand strength, helps with stick control, …

5 Drum Rudiments to Increase Your Chops with Brendan Tan (Hillsong Y&F) Read More »

6 Little Known Ways the Best Musicians Practice

6 Little Known Ways the Best Musicians Practice

Practicing your instrument and learning new songs is one of the core responsibilities of a musician. As musicians and worshippers, we’re always trying to grow and develop our craft to not only play more skillfully, but to also be a better servant by excelling in the roles and tasks we’ve been assigned. But … dedicating …

6 Little Known Ways the Best Musicians Practice Read More »