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NAMM 2014

NAMM 2014

The NAMM convention was held January 22nd – 26th. This was my first time attending the annual event that showcases all the newest in music gear. It is also the mecca of networking. I met up with so many wonderful people and attended some great parties. Here are some of the highlights…  

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DRUMEO lesson!

DRUMEO lesson!

Tomorrow I make the trip to Vancouver for another DRUMEO lesson. The topic… “Modern New Orleans Feel.” It is always a blast to hang with the guys and shoot a lesson in such a high quality studio. Multiple camera angles, great sound and gracious hosts. #goodtimes #iplayyamaha

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#iplayyamaha

#iplayyamaha

I have played Yamaha Drums for over 20 years. My first kit was a Tour Custom… 10″, 12″, 13″, 15″ & 16″ Turbo Toms 20″ Bass 14″ Brass Piccolo Snare I recently picked up the kit pictured here. It’s a hybrid… 12″ & 16″ Birch Custom Absolute Toms 18″ Maple Custom Absolute Bass 14″ x […]

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Paiste Proud

Paiste Proud

It is an honour to be part of the Paiste Cymbal Family. I started playing their cymbals back in 1988. I used their Paiste 2000 Sound Reflections Series which I still have a complete set of. In 2012 I switched to their Signature Line with the exception of my ride cymbal. My current set up […]

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Great Gift Idea

Great Gift Idea

Drummers… want to take the guess work out of tuning your kit? Grab a Drum Dial and make your life a lot easier. Murray Groove Studios – Victoria’s Source for Drum Lessons    

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Skype Lessons

Skype Lessons

Hello fellow Groovers… I am now set up to do Skype Lessons. Contact me for more details.         Murray Groove Studios – Victoria’s Source for Drum Lessons

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New Facebook Page

New Facebook Page

Hey fellow Groovers! Swing on by and “like” Murray’s new page. Murray Groove Studios – Victoria’s Source for Drum Lessons  

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Metrotimer

Metrotimer

Hey Ya’ll…. I have found a great metronome app…. Metrotimer is cool because it lets you pick time frames and it’s FREE! Click for the LINK.       Murray Groove Studios – Victoria’s Source for Drum Lessons

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Swing the Groove

Swing the Groove

To learn more about this rhythm and others like it pick up Murray’s book “Groove Evolution – Beginner/Intermediate”

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12/8 Shuffle

12/8 Shuffle

To learn more about this rhythm and others like it pick up Murray’s book “Groove Evolution – Beginner/Intermediate”

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