DrumBeat News Vol 9 No 12: Last Chance Issue

Tiger Bill Talk

Tiger Bill wishes you a Happy Holiday
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Watch Tiger Bill’s Hand Technique Vol 1 & 2 DVD Teaser-Last Chance to Get Yours at New Release Discount: Ends January 1st.
Limited-Time Discount Available Here!

Coming in January 2011
I’ve been working hard on the restructure of my website at www.TensionFreeDrumming.com and you’re invited to the grand re-opening on January 31! So what’s the big deal? I’ve poured more than 30 years of my drumming and teaching experience into the site and it’s loaded with exercises, drills, techniques, and everything you’ll need to become the best drummer you can be.

Stay tuned to next month’s newsletter for a free offer and info on how you can access the new Tension Free Drumming website!

For now, why not take advantage of the special sale on my Tension Free Drumming DVDs before it’s too late.

Enjoy the rest of the newsletter and I’ll see you next year!

What DrumHeads Are Saying…

HEY TIGER LOVED YOUR CLINIC! You are a great teacher and communicator. Never a dull moment. I learned so much.

JOEY BRENNAN (Original drummer with The Pigeons, the band which later became Vanilla Fudge).

(Note: Above quote used with permission.)

Congrats to the Winners of Last Month’s Contests!

And a Huge THANK YOU! to the following companies for donating last month’s prizes:

ALFRED PUBLISHING On the Beaten Path Beginning Drumset Course Level 3 by Rich Lackowski Book and CD

HUDSON MUSIC The Breakbeat Bible by Mike Adamo book and CD

STICKS N SKINS Stick ‘n’ Skins by Jules Follett Coffee Table Book

Enter Our December Contest for Your Chance to Win these Cool, Valuable Prizes!

CLICK HERE for a chance to win your choice of these two prizes: Led Zeppelin CODA Platinum Album Edition Drum Transcript book or Africa: Your passport to a new world of music book/CD by John Marshall, courtesy of Alfred Publishing

CLICK HERE for a chance to win your choice of these two prizes: A Rhythmic Twist by Jeff Salem book and CD or Prog Rock Drumming DVD, courtesy of Hudson Music

CLICK HERE for a chance to win Sticks ‘n’ Skins Coffee Table Book by Jules Follett, courtesy of Fotos by Follett

Note: You must live in the USA or Canada to be eligible to enter these contests.

Featured SOLO SPOTS!

Tiger Bill’s latest Video Speed Lesson. It seems hard to believe but it has been 6 years since Tiger Bill produced his first Drum Lesson for the DrumMagazine.com website. This month marks lesson #80! To celebrate, stay tuned for something special from Tiger Bill and the folks at Drum Magazine… coming this January!

Save $15 on Volume 2 of Tiger Bill’s Concepts of Tension Free Drumming Advanced Hand Technique! Discount pricing ends January 1st!

Save $40 when you purchase both Volumes 1 and 2 of Tiger Bill’s Concepts of Tension Free Drumming: Hand Technique!

Tiger Bill’s Latest Bottom Line Reviews

Rich Lackowski’s News Series On The Beaten Path – Beginning Drumset Course Level 3

Led Zeppelin CODA Platinum Album Edition Drum Transcript book or Africa: Your passport to a new world of music book/CD by JohnMarshall

Jeff Salem’s A Rhythmic Twistbook/CD

Jules Follet’s Sticks ‘N’ Skins

Join Us for Some Fun & Educational Drum Talk!

Tiger Bill has the hottest Forums on the Web and the safest, most educational no-nonsense ones too! These Forums are frequented by the greatest most knowledgeable bunch of DrumHeads on the planet and access is totally FREE, so why not join us for some fun, interesting, and highly educational talk?
Click Here for Your Free Forum Registration and join in the fun today!

DrumHead Central Forum

Click Here for DrumHead Central the forum where you can view or post questions about drummers, drums, drumming, and gear! Check it out by sampling some of our recent topics below.

1950’s Chromatic Set of Grinding Wheels! contributed by forum moderator James Walker.

Online Hosted Drum Loop Machines? If you know of any, let us know. Question from RockDrummer56.

Drum Gear Review by Forum Members

Click Here for Drum Gear Reviews the forum where you can view or write a review on drum gear that you love or hate!

Drumming at the Edge of Magic by Mickey Hart Review by site member JayDG88.


Click Here to tell us all about you! The forum where you can post all about your drumming self including videos, photos,and whatever else you’d like to share with our other Forum DrumHeads!

Mallet Percussion Forum

Mallet Percussionists this Forum is for YOU! View or post any questions you have about mallet percussion and our in-house expert James Walker will help you.


This is the place to go when you want to blow off some steam! You can talk about anything but drums, but please be nice – sharing your opinions are welcome, flaming is not!

Congrats, We Made It! Contributed by Tiger Bill

I hope you enjoyed this month’s newsletter. Please leave a comment below. Your comments are always welcome!

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Until next time:
HAPPY HOLIDAYS and Have a Safe and Terrific NEW YEAR!
Stay Well, Stay Loose, and I’ll see you online!
And don’t forget to leave your comment below. Thanks!

Tiger Bill

If you love drums and drumming, don’t miss my other Websites:
TigerBill.com – For Free Expert Drumming Advice
TensionFreeDrumming.com – All New Updated Site Coming January 31st!
DrummersWishList.com – For the lowest prices on the best gear and lesson books/DVDs/CDs

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