Gil Sharone’s “Wicked Beats” is a complete guide to the Jamaican drumming styles of Ska, Rocksteady and Reggae. Gil Sharone takes you on a musical journey through these styles and explores some of the earlier styles that helped shape them including African Nyabingi and Burru drumming.
Gil introduces and demonstrates classic “riddims” that are essential for achieving an authentic sound. With instructional breakdowns, stellar performances, detailed eBook and in-depth commentary, you will be able to fully grasp what these highly influential styles have to offer and apply them to your own playing!
Develop Discipline and Endurance
Enhance Your Feel and Touch
Strengthen Your Inner Clock & Precision
Build Coordination and Dynamic Control
Develop a Solid, More Confident Sound
With Special Appearances by:
Reggae Historian Roger Steffens
Jamaican Drumming Pioneer Lloyd Knibb of The Skatalites