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The Ultimate Guide To Learning 100 Drumming Styles
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Have you ever seen one drummer play over 100 drumming styles in one short video? Now’s your chance. Brandon Toews recently released the ultimate drummer’s reference, The Drummer’s Toolbox where he introduces you to 100+ drumming styles from around the world. In this 10-minute video, Brandon plays through every style in the book…literally.

  1. Pop Rock
    John Mayer – “Heartbreak Warfare”
  2. Bo Diddley
    U2 – “Desire”
  3. Surf Rock
    The Surfaris – “Wipe Out”
  4. Latin Rock
    Santana – “Waiting”
  5. Hard Rock
    Van Halen – “Ain’t Talkin’ ‘bout Love”
  6. Progressive Rock
    Porcupine Tree – “Start of Something Beautiful”
  7. Rock Ballad
    Toto – “Anna”
  8. Punk Rock
    Rancid – “Side Kick”
  9. Grunge
    Nirvana – “Smells Like Teen Spirit”
  10. Pop Punk
    Green Day – “American Idiot”
  11. 4/4 Swing
  12. Brushes
  13. Up-Tempo Swing
  14. Big Band
    Benny Goodman – “Sing, Sing, Sing”
  15. 3/4 Waltz
  16. Jazz Shuffle
    Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – “Moanin’”
  17. Odd Time Swing
    The Dave Brubeck Quartet – “Take Five
  18. Jazz Fusion
    Return to Forever – “Return to Forever”
  19. ECM Feel
    Pat Metheny Group – “April Joy”
  20. Contemporary Jazz
    Avishai Cohen Trio – “Pinzin Kinzin”
  21. Blues Shuffle
    Junior Wells’ Chicago Blues Band – “Hey Lawdy Mama”
  22. Straight 12/8 Blues
    Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble – “Love Me Darlin’”
  23. Swung 12/8 Blues
    Otis Rush – “Got to Be Some Changes Made”
  24. Memphis Blues
    Booker T. & The M.G.’s – “Green Onions”
  25. Texas Blues
    Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble – “Pride and Joy”
  26. Jump Blues
    Louis Prima – “I’ll Be Glad When You’re Dead (You Rascal You)”
  27. Chicago Blues
    Freddy King – “Hide Away”
  28. Flat Tire Shuffle
    B.B. King – “Every Day I Have the Blues”
  29. Blues Rock
    Queen – “Mississippi Queen”
  30. Half-Time Shuffle
    Toto – “Rosanna”
  31. Train Beat
    Johnny Cash – “Folsom Prison Blues”
  32. Western Swing
    Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys – “My Adobe Hacienda”
  33. Country Waltz
  34. Bluegrass
  35. Two-Step
    Alan Jackson – “Ace of Hearts”
  36. Rockabilly
    Roy Orbison – “Ooby Dooby”
  37. Country Pop
    Rascal Flatts – “I Like the Sound of That”
  38. Country 6/8
    Keith Urban – “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
  39. Country Shuffle
    Maddie & Tae – “Shut Up and Fish”
  40. Country Rock
    Eagles – “Take It Easy”
  41. Gospel
    Kirk Franklin & the Family – “Whatcha Lookin’ 4”
  42. Motown
    Four Tops – “It’s the Same Old Song”
  43. Boogaloo
    Ray Barretto – “New York Soul”
  44. Neo-Soul
    Erykah Badu – “On & On”
  45. Funk
    James Brown – “Funky Drummer”
  46. Second Line
    The Meters – “Hey Pocky A-Way”
  47. New Orleans Funk
    The Meters – “Fire on the Bayou”
  48. Latin Funk
    Rámon Gil – “Mercurio”
  49. Go-Go
    Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers – “Bustin’ Loose”
  50. Disco
    Bee Gees – “Night Fever”
  51. Doom Metal
    Saint Vitus – “Born Too Late”
  52. Speed Metal
    Exciter – “Violence & Force”
  53. Thrash Metal
    Metallica – “Hit the Lights”
  54. Death Metal
    Morbid Angel – “Pain Divine”
  55. Progressive Metal
    Meshuggah – “Do Not Look Down”
  56. Power Metal
    Sonata Arctica – “FullMoon”
  57. Groove Metal
    Lamb of God – “Pathetic”
  58. Nu Metal
    Slipknot – “Wait and Bleed”
  59. Metalcore
    Architects – “C.A.N.C.E.R”
  60. Folk Metal
    Eluveitie – “King”
  61. Breakbeat
    The Winstons – “Amen, Brother”
  62. Electro
    Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force – “Planet Rock”
  63. House
    Marshall Jefferson – “Move Your Body”
  64. Techno
    Aphex Twin – “Xtal”
  65. Trance
    Resistance D – “Cosmic Love”
  66. Jungle
    Shy FX – “Wolf”
  67. Drum and Bass
    Netsky – “Daydreaming”
  68. Dubstep
    Skrillex – “Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites”
  69. Trap
    Post Malone – “Congratulations”
  70. Hip-Hop
    Jay-Z – “Empire State of Mind”
  71. Bolero
  72. Guajira
  73. Cha-Cha-Cha
  74. Guaguanco
  75. Conga
  76. Mambo
  77. Nanigo
  78. Abakua
  79. Mozambique
  80. Songo
  81. Samba
  82. Baiao
  83. Afoxe
  84. Partido Alto
  85. Maracatu
  86. Choro
  87. Marcha
  88. Frevo
  89. Samba Reggae
  90. Bossa Nova
  91. Calypso
  92. Biguine
  93. Bachata
  94. Merengue
  95. Ska
  96. Reggae
  97. Zouk
  98. Salsa
  99. Soca
    The Mighty Sparrow – “Lying Excuses”
  100. Dancehall

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