Modern Drummer’s August Issue Covers Reggae
Just an FYI that the latest issue of Modern Drummer (August 2012) is a special nearly all Reggae issue!
The issue features interviews and articles on Carlton Barret, Jamaican Drumming: The Evolution of Style, Sly Dunbar, Cartlon â€œSantaâ€ Davis, Leroy Wallace, Willie Stewart, Steve Nisbett, Style Scott, something called Reggae-Core and 20 Crossover Hits.
It has pieces on Damian Marleyâ€™s Courtney â€œBamâ€ Diedrick, Jimmy Cliffâ€™s Scott Abels, Marley Brothers Vet Dave Simmons, Rebelutionâ€™s Wesley Finley, Legendary Producer/Engineer Ken Scott and coverage of Marley: The Movie.
There is also an article called Jamaican Drum Sounds: Quick Tips to Achieve Authentic Reggae Style Tones in the Studio which could be very interesting for any beginning drummers out there.
Throw in an article on The Skatalitesâ€™ Lloyd Knibb and you have to get this issue!
Pick it up on newsstands now.