Entries by Daniel Glass

392 – [Daniel Glass Show]: Five Strategies for Living An “Unusual” Life

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_392.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this podcast, Daniel defines the “unusual life” that we lead as musicians, and offers five strategies designed to help you acknowledge, accept and embrace the radical idea of turning your passions into a meaningful livelihood. What’s covered in this session: Daniel defines what he means by the […]

388 – [Daniel Glass Show] The Importance of Grip, Pt. 2

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_388.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this session, Daniel continues his in-depth exploration of grip, breaking down each three of the primary grips (German, French and Traditional), sharing their origins, and showing exercises to develop each one. What’s covered in this session: A deeper look at the evolution and tradition of each of […]

383 – [Daniel Glass Show] The Importance of Grip, Pt. 1

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_383.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn the first of two sessions focusing on grip, Daniel unpacks the fundamentals involved with holding a drumstick, and explains why a deeper understanding of grip is vital if we want to play with greater clarity, consistency and articulation. What’s covered in this session: Why the word “grip” […]

377 – [Daniel Glass Show] The Day I Auditioned for Spinal Tap

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_377.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this session, Daniel shares the strange but true story of his 1991 “Halloween audition” with the legendary “mock rock” band Spinal Tap (which took place in the end zone of the L.A. Coliseum). And yes, there is photographic evidence to go with the story! What’s covered in […]

374 – [Daniel Glass Show] Inspiring Stories: Ray Levier

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_374.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this session, Daniel talks with Ray Levier, a drummer who suffered severe burns over his face and body at the age of 12. Despite losing most of his fingers in the the accident, Ray’s incredible outlook on life and drive to succeed helped him overcome his limitations […]

372 – [Daniel Glass Show] “Dissecting” Rudiments: A Smarter Way To Learn

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_372.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWhen practicing rudiments, we are often so intent on learning the required sticking patterns that we miss the bigger picture in terms of overall sound and clarity. In this session, Daniel explains his secret to “dissecting” rudiments,  allowing us to develop of the role of each hand individually, […]

369 – [Daniel Glass Show]: Zoro: Five Favorites

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_369.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThe latest installment of the “Five Favorites” series features Daniel in a wide-ranging musical conversation with one of his mentors, the legendary funk drummer Zoro.  Through the lens of five key albums, Zoro shares how a deep love for music helped him rise above a difficult childhood to […]

366 – [Daniel Glass Show]: Leader or Sideman: Which One Are You?

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_366.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode, Daniel takes a deeper look at the terms “leader” and “sideman.” While nearly every musician will take on one or both of these roles in the course of his or her career, misunderstandings about of the rights and responsibilities that accompany each role can often […]

364 – [Daniel Glass Show]: The Vanishing Drummer?

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_364.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn an age where so much of our popular music is made using samples, programmed beats and other electronics, Daniel’s addresses a big issue of concern for many drummers: Are we becoming irrelevant? What’s covered in this session: Daniel looks at various periods of history, beginning in the 1920s, […]

361 – [Daniel Glass Show]: Eric Singer: Five Favorites

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_361.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn the first of a new series called “Five Favorites,” Daniel shares a wide-ranging conversation with long-time KISS and Alice Cooper drummer Eric Singer about five key influences that helped shape him as a player. What’s covered in this session: A discussion of Eric’s formative years growing up […]

359 – [Daniel Glass Show]: Turn the World Into Your Practice Room

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_359.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this podcast, Daniel addresses a common musician complaint – it’s hard to set aside enough time to practice. His solution: Turn the world into your practice room! What’s covered in this session: Solution 1: Keep a pair of sticks everywhere. Solution 2: Carry a book with you. […]

357 – [Daniel Glass Show]: Behind the Scenes at Birdland

http://media.blubrry.com/drummers_resource/p/traffic.libsyn.com/drummersresource/DR_357.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this podcast, go with Daniel behind the scenes at Birdland – one New York’s legendary jazz clubs. Since 2011, Daniel has performed nearly every Monday night at Birdland, as part of a show called “Cast Party.” Daniel talks about how he got the gig, the challenges of […]