1. IJR

    Achieving "Click Grip" or "Click Technique" on the Ride Cymbal

    Hi! I just joined the forum. I am a big fan of Bill Stewart's drumming. I saw him live in Little Rock last month- it was awesome! There is a distinctive "woody"/"clicky" sound when he strikes his cymbals. I've noticed it in some other players as well. I have seen very few mentions of the...
  2. O

    Recommendations for an acoustic ride with woody stick definition but capable of wash

    Greetings and Salutations, I'm in a frustrated search for the ride described in the subject line and will appreciate recommendations. By "acoustic ride" I ideally mean one capable of being played in a low volume jazz combo without overpowering the other instruments, although that degree of...