How to Make Basic Drum Beats More Advanced (Lesson for MIDI Drums & Real Drums)

We’ve got an extra special episode of the Hack Music Theory show for you today, cos we’re introducing a new face... Ray's brother, Tony Holroyd. He's a professional drummer based in Japan, and literally the best drummer we know!

In this drum lesson, you'll learn How to Make Basic Drum Beats More Advanced (9-minute YouTube video).

So, whether you play real drums or program MIDI drums, these 5 hacks will spice up your drum beats, and have them sounding like a pro in no time at all. 

Lastly, if you enjoy this video lesson, you can download our 5 Hacks for Spicier Drums PDF (click and scroll down). This PDF is a step-by-step guide for applying these drum hacks, and includes MIDI and easy-to-follow screenshots.

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Thank you for being brave and committing to make the world a better place through better music. Until next week, happy songwriting & producing!

Kate & Ray Harmony - Victoria BC, Canada
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