Monthly Archives: October 2017

Electronic or acoustic drums?

One of the most common questions I get from students and parents relates to the purchase of drum sets – and specifically, whether they should go for an electronic or acoustic drum set. The worldwide web also seems to agree … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

10 bad drumming habits and how to fix them

As you may know, I have launched an online drum lessons platform called Drum Ambition. I regularly write for the Drum Ambition Blog – usually articles tailored towards beginner and hobbyist drummers. One of the most frequently viewed blogs is 10 … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Why do my cymbals sound bad?

I received an email from one of my Drum Ambition subscribers a couple of weeks ago. He was frustrated that his new hi hat cymbals didn’t sound the way he expected. There are many factors that affect the sound of … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

New video blog on Drum Ambition

Simon’s online educational platform, Drum Ambition, has launched a new monthly video blog on topics that are relevant to beginner and hobbyist drummers. While the blog is available exclusively to Drum Ambition subscribers, a sneak peek at the September blog … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment