In this book, Gil Sharone takes you on a historical journey covering the pre- reggae styles of Nyabingi, Jamaican boogie, Burru, Ska and Rocksteady. Reggae. Download Gil Sharone Wicked Beats – Jamaican Ska, Rocksteady and Reggae Drumming dvd booklet, playalongs with cd disc for free without registration. Gil Sharone Wicked Beats – Jamaican Ska, Rocksteady and Reggae Drumming dvd booklet, playalongs with cd disc Gil Sharone Wicked Beats – Jamaican Ska.

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Gil plays along with traditional Nyabingi drummers a real treatand he lets them explain Nyabingi philosophy, drumming as well as the purpose of the drums themselves. A Study In Styles.

There is so much well thought out information and insight included that this DVD could be a source of study for any drummer’s lifetime. Being raised in Los Angeles gave Sharone access to the best players in many styles, and he dove into ska and reggae with the same vigor as he did jazz and rock. Now Sharone has partnered with Hudson Music to publish a companion aharone to his instructional DVD, Wicked Beatswhich offers a historically based approach to reggae, ska, dub, and most other Jamaican drumming styles that have evolved since the s, hil an emphasis on wickec and style.


Because of this, there are a lot of drummers who do not know how to play reggae, and it is evident in their feel and sound. Appreciation and Gratitude by Billy Amendola.

This is basically a library of information within a tutorial on reggae drumming, music, history and philosophy. If you want to really play reggae like a pro, this is the way to go. I’ve been playing reggae drums for many years now, and I know that there is a lack of quality material out there to teach others about reggae music or reggae drumming.

Hudson Music Wicked Beats Jamaican Ska Rocksteady and Reggae Drumming TUTORiAL DVDR

I am amazed at how much information is packed into this single DVD. While a good knowledge of some other genres is helpful, Sharone says that a strong understanding of feel may be the most crucial concept in developing an authentic reggae sound. Most of the educational videos and music I have seen over the years have terrible, honestly. This DVD addresses all of that.

From that point on, the entire DVD encompasses everything sicked will need in order to play old school and modern reggae. Will be used according to our Privacy Policy. The first portion of this video addresses the origin of reggae music through the Nyabingi rhythm and philosophy. When I wanted to dig deeper and see who invented this, I discovered the Skatalites and this beat that is so unique to Jamaican ska.


Gil Sharone’s Wicked Beats Book – Modern Drummer Magazine

His explanations are perfect, and his reggae drumming is VERY powerful. My hat is really off to Gil for being so knowledgeable and knowing the music so well.

Add Wicked Beats to your library today! Among the features of the Yil Beats book gjl copious ad-lib variations, historical photos and information, and a recommended discography.

He also emphasizes that any player working through the book should not learn the patterns just from reading them. Early in his professional career Sharone got the chance to play with the multi-genre masters Fishbone.

Gil Sharone – Drummerworld Video

September MD cover artist Gil Sharone has built a career around his ability to navigate numerous styles in a convincing and authentic manner. An overview of all included material: Coming up, it was just a part of me.

You have to understand how it makes you feel, and internalize the pulse, the pocket, and get comfortable with those tempos.