Five Things You Can Learn In This Month's Rhythm



The brand new issue of Rhythm is out now and it's packed full of features, lessons, reviews and a ton more. In fact, there's so much that to help get you started we've put together a list of five things you can learn from the issue.


How Keith Carlock keeps on getting huge gig after huge gig
This month we put your questions to session legend Keith Carlock. Find out how Keith approaches the big gigs, his take on dealing with criticism and egos, his thoughts on working with Sting and loads more.


How to play tracks by Cream, Thin Lizzy and The Drums
This month's Rhythm CD features 'Sunshine Of Your Love' by Cream, The Drums' 'Let's Go Surfing' and Thin Lizzy classic 'The Boys Are Back In Town'. There's also an exclusive guest lesson from cover star Keith Carlock.


What we think of new gear from PDP, Odery, Stagg, Remo, 2Box and more
As always we've got all of the latest gear tried and tested, this month featuring kits from 2Box and Odery, a PDP snare, Stagg cymbals and more.


Omar Hakim's views on playing with Bowie, Sting and more
The session star talks jazz chops, versatility, developing as a player more as he reflects back on his eclectic career.


Which gear you should be looking out for in 2011
We've round-ed up the hottest gear of 2011 across six pages of drumming heaven. There's new products from Tama, Pearl, Vater, Evans, Sonor, Zildjian, Sabian, Roland and many, many more.

Rich Chamberlain

Rich is a teacher, one time Rhythm staff writer and experienced freelance journalist who has interviewed countless revered musicians, engineers, producers and stars for the our world-leading music making portfolio, including such titles as Rhythm, Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, and MusicRadar. His victims include such luminaries as Ice T, Mark Guilani and Jamie Oliver (the drumming one).