Jojo Mayer Releases Foot Technique Guide For Drummers
The most comprehensive guide to foot technique for drummers ever is now available for INSTANT DOWNLOAD!
Contents include bass drum technique fundamentals including heel-down and heel-up playing, playing “in” vs. “out” of the bass drum, the pivot, bass drum hybrid techniques such as double strokes, the constant release technique, exploiting rebound/dislocated spring exercise, the rocking motion, the swiveling technique, the heel-toe technique, the Mayer power slide technique, grouping exercises, the Moeller pumping motion and Jojo’s personal “secret weapon” techniques.
Also included is a complete discussion of the history of the bass drum pedal, anatomy of the pedal, a guide on adjusting your pedals, overview of the perfect balance pedal, discussion of shoes, single vs. double pedal, and a complete analysis of the hi-hat, from its history to setup to playing techniques. Jojo also covers useful topics such as speed, control, managing beater flutter, balance on the drum seat, seat height and posture, and single and double stroke coordination.
Secret Weapons Part 1 is available HERE
Editor’s Note: While Jojo Mayer is not a metal drummer, his techniques and skills are still impressive. Besides it is always good to expand your musical skills 😉
Jojo Mayer is best known as NERVE’s drummer. NERVE re-examines and transcends the relationship between human creativity and digital technology and created a new form of musical expression which is completely unique in the world today. NERVE sounds like electronic music, but it’s not. It doesn’t sound like jazz or rock, but it is.