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Billy Martin DrummerPack DVD

Billy Martin is an internationally acclaimed drummer/multi percussionist for Medeski, Martin and Wood. Well known and highly respected for his innovative rhythms, creative approach, and manic improvisational skills over a wide range of styles, Billy continues to push the art of drumming and rhythm to a higher level. He is also a highly sought after drum instructor and musical educator. Billy is a unique artist in the truest sense, and this collection of drum loops captures his incredible ability to create and inspire.

Drummer Bio: Billy Martin
Genre: Rock, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Afro, Drum & Bass
Manufacturer: DrummerPack by Submersible Music

This Billy Martin Loops from the Underground DrummerPack, features 13 original Billy Martin Groovesets. The live audio drum loops by Billy cover a vast range of styles, and are presented in stretchable REX format for ease of tempo selection. Groove variations, fills, intros, stops, and endings are all included for virtually infinite drum track creations in your DAW.

Also included are 12 Multi-Velocity layered MIDI Kits for programming MIDI grooves with Billy’s kit sounds, as well as MIDI file versions of Billy’s grooves and fills. Single hit Kit sounds are also readily available for easy addition to your audio loops.

Alternatively, this DrummerPack is available as a download: Billy Martin DrummerPack Download, Amazon and select dealers worldwide.

Availability: DVD ships from this U.S. store to everywhere except Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. This product is also available from these dealers worldwide, including Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and more. Email with questions.

Requirements: All DrummerPacks require DrumCore 2.5 or higher. This DrummerPack requires 3.4 GB available disk space.
DrumCore FREE is not expandable with DrummerPacks. DrumCore DrummerPacks do not work with RiffWorks recording software - RiffWorks users, check out RiffWorks InstantDrummers.

Billy's Drums Used in this DrummerPack:
Early 60's Rogers Luxor Set, 20" Bass Drum, 12" Rack Tom, 14" Floor Tom, 5x14 snare, Craviotto 10" snare - newer (2000's) vintage, Cymbals: Various 1950's 18"-20" K rides and 1950's 14" K Hi Hats

Listen to previews of the GrooveSets included this DrummerPack:

  1. Billy Martin - "Afro Six" An Afro-based 6 over 4 groove with snares off.
  2. Billy Martin - "BeOunce" A swung, bouncy, syncopated urgent groove.
  3. Billy Martin - "Brushing Up" Sultry hip-hop flavored brush groove.
  4. Billy Martin - "Bumpin" Hip 16th note groove with occasional displaced snare pops.
  5. Billy Martin - "Cookarocka" Frantic Drum and Bass inspired groove.
  6. Billy Martin - "Ellingtone" A hip snares-off interpretation of Jazzier days gone by.
  7. Billy Martin - "Gap Tooth Woman" Ride-pulse groove with swing tendencies.
  8. Billy Martin - "HiHeeHoe" Greasy 16th pulse groove with wicked snare ghosting.
  9. Billy Martin - "If Not" Funky Hat groove with a swing feel and great ride breaks.
  10. Billy Martin - "Lucky" Snappy little jazz groove in 3/4 time.
  11. Billy Martin - "Snaked" Slinky hat/sidestick groove with Billy's unique 16th pulse.
  12. Billy Martin - "Titannic" All-steam ahead straight 4/4 bombastic rock groove.
  13. Billy Martin - "Walk Bye" An understated, lazy ballad groove with slight swing feel.
  14. Billy Martin - "If Not" Funky Hat groove with a swing feel and great ride breaks.

Movie of Billy Martin recording this DrummerPack.

Produced by Gary Thompson and Dave Dysart for Submersible Music, Inc. in conjunction with Sonoma Wire Works
Executive Producer: Paul Allen
Recorded at Dubway Studios, New York City, April 2010
Assistant Engineer: John Thayer

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