The Gravity Blast (Freehand Technique)

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Shared February 19, 2018

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I had many questions asking how I do the Gravity Blast technique so I wanted to make a video for all of you to learn from! Hope you enjoy it!

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Lord of Diamonds

Thanks for not using triggers

1 year ago | [YT] | 568

Daryl Vargas

Thanks for the lesson sir,
I have no idea why I'm watching this while holding my guitar haha

11 months ago | [YT] | 309

Amethyst

23 people can't pivot their elbows

1 year ago | [YT] | 101

Xela the Great

Once it started getting faster all I heard was ocean man

11 months ago | [YT] | 50

whanowa

What annoys me about this technique is how much the snare starts to wiggle. You need a solid snare stand to pull this off because otherwise it'll sound inconsistent no matter what you do.

1 year ago | [YT] | 180

AusTraLiaNPsyChO

Cool! Now that I know this technique, I'll be covering Infant Annihilator songs in no time! :D

2 months ago | [YT] | 29

oblivionwalker861

That groove at 3:34 was tasty! I could almost see that being used in an experimental jazz setting with some nice triplets. Really cool video!

1 year ago | [YT] | 134

saggioculo

I thought this was an awesome video. I've never seen this technique. Thanks for lesson.

11 months ago | [YT] | 114

bic kozojeba

what's the title of this ballad at 3:16?

1 year ago | [YT] | 121

davidfirechops

Could not be any more clear. Great video dude.

1 year ago | [YT] | 27

Phillip Clark

I can’t imagine how much freedom this gives you with tempo and hitting notes. 😍

1 year ago | [YT] | 7

Kevin Barajas

this sounds easy the way you explained it. gotta give it a go myself

11 months ago | [YT] | 10

The Great Cuck Lord

You´ve got perfect nails.

1 year ago | [YT] | 24

P2000Camaro

Dude, I've watched a lot of drum technique videos and not many of them really taught me anything. Maybe they weren't good teachers for me.. I don't know, but I just subscribed to you. This video was so perfect in teaching because I was like "Aw, I don't play metal but it could be useful.." then you immediately were like "And this isn't just for metal.." lol. So yeah, thanks dude!!

1 month ago | [YT] | 5

Drum Lessons Sydney

Very well explained!
I learned this technique by the name "one handed roll".

11 months ago | [YT] | 4

Ngo

Time to show off to my classmates hehehehe

11 months ago | [YT] | 2

乁dragon違

Question: how fast does using the rim like this chew up the sticks?

11 months ago | [YT] | 1

maschinemademan

Can you do those sub divisions using the push pull technique (with out using the rim)? Nice vid man 👍

1 year ago | [YT] | 4

Justin Wunderlich

It's actually SO simple! Yet so difficult. I guess like most things in life 😂

9 months ago | [YT] | 2

Dont Stop

Now i wanna a hip-hop beat with this 3:32

2 months ago | [YT] | 1