December issue of RHYTHM on sale NOW featuring Ginger Baker
VIDEO LESSONS FROM THE STARS!
16-PAGE BUYER'S GUIDE!
GINGER BAKER AND ANDY BURROWS!
On the eve of the presentation of his Zildjian Drummer's Achievement Award Rhythm conducts a world exclusive interview with Cream legend Ginger Baker with the help of Razorlight's Andy Burrows. Find out about Ginger's early days, those 2005 reunion shows, his thoughts on his impending award and... his rocky relationship with Jack Bruce!
MATT TONG - BLOC PARTY
The youthful drummers talks about the band's latest internet album release and debates whether he will ever be replaced by a drum machine. Matt also lets you in on his pre-gig routine on this month's Rhythm CD
JASKA RAATIKAINEN - CHILDREN OF BODOM
The band is riding high on the metal wave right now and we caught up with Finnish drummer Jaska to talk about latest album Blooddrunk and choosing feel over technique
EARL PALMER - A TRIBUTE
We remember the father of modern rock'n'roll drumming
The British session ace reveals his career-defining records
The Cult man walks us through his double bass clinic kit
REGAL TIP - FACTORY REPORT
As the groundbreaking drumstick company celebrates 50 years in the industry Rhythm takes a trip to Niagara Falls to see the factory in action
Ben Johnston - Biffy Clyro
Rich Battersby - The Wildhearts
Chris Adler - Lamb Of God
Gil Sharone - Dillinger Escape Plan
Guest video tutorials from Russ Miller and Pete Cater (plus a bonus video from Bloc Party's Matt Tong), learn to play Slayer's ‘Angel Of Death’, Cream's 'Badge’, Red Hot Chili Peppers' 'Tell Me Baby' and more!
The Rhythm Buyer's Guide - don't leave home without it!
And the latest gear tried, tested and rated...
Yamaha Stage Custom Birch kit
Zildjian Pitch Black cymbals
Evans G-Plus Coated heads
Meinl Hand Percussion
Superior Drummer 2.0 software
All this and much more in your December issue of Rhythm, OUT NOW!
Want your copy of delivered to your door before it hits the shops? Visit www.myfavouritemagazines.co.uk or telephone 0844 848 2852 (UK) or +44 1858 438 794 (International).