How to play Nutbush on Drums – Drum Lesson
This is a song that EVERYONE knows because of the dance routine. But I’m gonna suggest that this song is even more FUN to play on DRUMS. There is only 3 parts to learn in this song. I will admit that the 3rd part is a little tricky. Check out our simple lesson which will get you started.
A really easy part.
Simple count 1 2 3 as silence.
But on the count 4 playing a flam on the snare
Main Beat #1
The classic 2 beat
Notice the 1 and 2 counts are just repeated over and over
Bass Snare Bass Snare etc
Main Beat #2
This is the trickiest of the parts
Notice there are 2 bars that are different
The 1st bar is the classic rock beat
The second bar is the tricky part
It helps to count 1 2+ 3 4+
Open the hats on the 1 and 3
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