Chris McCaig

Drummer & Educator

Lesson 3

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Lesson 3 - Basic 80 bpm

Song Examples

8th Note Rock Beats with Rests

- Yellow, Coldplay

- Come As You Are, Nirvana

- Beat It - Michael Jackson

1960's / Surf Rock Beat

- Last Kiss, Pearl Jam

- Accidentally In Love, Counting Crows

3 Feel

- Clocks, Coldplay

- Back In Black, ACDC

- Are You Gonna Go My Way, Lenny Kravitz

- In The Air Tonight, Phil Collins

Motown Groove

- Can You Feel it, The Jacksons

- Uptight (Everything's Alright), Stevie Wonder

- I Feel Better, Gotye

- Satisfaction, The Rolling Stones


- Possession, The Mavis's

- Vasoline, Stone Temple Pilots

- Immigrant Song, Led Zeppelin