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Welcome to the Zero to Drum blog, your home for everything about drums. You will find the most updated articles about drums, drum kits, electronic drums, drummers, hardware, and accessories, among others.

Zero to Drum has all you need to know about the drumming world. Whether you are a beginner or a professional drummer, here there is something for you.

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Mercedes Lander – Beauty and the Drums

Mercedes Lander, one of the most successful musicians, was born in London, Ontario, Canada. She has ranked on the list of those eminent people who were born in the era of 1984. Mercedes Lander is has navigated his professional career as a drummer and backing vocalist. The Canadian metal band Kittie has formed twenty years ago, and so far, they have delivered one of the heaviest and brutal acts we had seen to date. This

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Robby Ameen – The Force Behind Seis del Solar

Robby Ameen spent most of his life in New York City since the beginning of the 1980s.  During this time, he put together a recording career with a wide range of notable artists, from Dizzy Gillespie to Paul Simon. But perhaps it’s his 20-year relationship with Ruben Blades as part of the Seis del Solar band that genuinely shaped his career. Robby bears Lebanese origin, and yet his best-known work is in Afro-Cuban jazz. This

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Barry Altschul – Free Playing At Best

In the early 70s, the Circle was a band that perhaps was the most technically adept in jazz ensemble – holding the record till today. And Barry Altschul was behind the drum throne. He also had a membership that got him to work with Chick Corea, Dave Holland, and Anthony Braxton. Working with the Circle was an all-encompassing situation for Barry. It was easy because he already had a background in traditional jazz styles. With

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Sarah Jones – More Than a Great Drummer

Sarah Jones is an English musician based in London, best known for her work as a session and touring drummer. She was born on 31 August 1985. Throughout her career, Sarah has performed with the likes of Bat for Lashes and Bloc Party, and as of now, she is taking part in the backing band by Harry Styles. Recently, she has released several solo singles under the moniker Pillow Person. In 2020, she played drums

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Carl Allen – A True Messenger Pillar

Carl Allen is a Milwaukee native whose life is described by a pursuit for knowledge, experience, and an ever-present swing. This is a theme that has shaped his life since he was a teenager. He has worked with great artists like Sony Stitt and James Moody. When he embarked on his musical quest while studying at the University of Wisconsin between 1979 and 81, he was already enthusiastic.  He then joined Willian Paterson College between

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Don Alias – A New Style in Jazz

A musician is known for their style and approach to what he likes doing. Who better to prove this than Don Alias? This is one of the best drummers the world has ever seen. This percussionist remains a famous figure for his role at the vanguard of the fusion movement.  He explored both rock-jazz scenes by contributing to industry-changing gigs under Miles Davis and Joni Mitchell.  Don Alias is one drummer who will always remain

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Dawn Richardson – A Drummer With a Vision

Throughout her entire life, American drummer Dawn Richardson has been playing drums. She began playing drums at the age of thirteen and has played throughout high school and college. Her diversity is evident in the various bands she has played in. These include rock bands, orchestra, marching band, concert band, and percussion ensembles.  Dawn Richardson graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Arts from Cal State University. In college, she focused on percussion, where she studied

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Denzil Best – Most Innovative Drummer

Denzil Best never ceases to amuse with his unique approach to drums. He was born in New York City to a West Indian musical family from Barbados. This laid a proper foundation for a home to follow the path of a musical career. Since birth, Denzil has been living in a musical environment. He trained on piano, trumpet, and bass. But it was not until 1943 that he found his passion for drums and set

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Ignacio Berroa – The International Star Drummer

Ignacia Berroa was born on July 8, 1953, in Havana, Cuba. He is a Grammy Award winner and an international drum star known to many for his drumming skills. Berroa has contributed largely to the music industry in all the years he has been a drummer. This has earned him a top spot in the select group of artists who have impacted the industry in the 20th century. There are very few drummers who have

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Susie Ibarra – A Drummer on a Mission

Filipina-American percussionist Susie Ibarra grew up in Houston, Texas, her parents having emigrated from the Philippines. Her musical interest was sparked at the tender age of four when she began playing the piano. In grade school, she joined the school choir and church choir as well, boosting her confidence. Later, when she joined Sarah Lawrence College, her interest in Jazz was kindled.  Her musical sound has, over the years, evolved to be unique and outstanding.

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Tal Bergman – The Speed King

There is a lot of good stuff one can say about Tal Bergman. He is a world-class drummer and producer who has played a vital role in shaping the music industry. His versatility has seen him work on incredible projects in hard rock, R n B, jazz, funk, blues rock, pop, hip hop world music, indie, and alternative rock. He is one of the best drummers and most experienced artists on the market today. And

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Han Bennink – The Most Passionate Drummer

Han Bennink was born on April, 17, 1942. He is one of the best drummers in the niche-specific realm of major-league jazz. There are very few drummers who can play their drums in this world as well as Han. Well, he may not be a very famous drummer like the others we have heard of. His abilities and interests, unfortunately, did not spin the entire music spectrum.  However, Han Bennink is an excellent drummer with

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Denise Dufort – Setting A New Legacy on Drums

Dufort was born in London on October 18, 1958. She can be well identified as the third founding member of the British heavy metal band, Girlschool, still running. She is also well known as the sister to Dave Dufort, the British drummer in the NWOBHM band Angel Witch. Before joining Girlschool, she had always been a fan of Painted Lady while still in her school days. Denise Dufort joined the band in 1978 and had

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James Black – A Drummer With Powerful Swings

James Black (February 1, 1940 – August 30, 1988) was an American drummer who established his career working on a wide range of projects. Well, he may be a little known outside New Orleans and never had a record on his name, but he is a legend. He was a drummer for Crescent City, with the energy to perform a wide range of music styles. The drummer had a huge talent with his instruments, which

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Curt Bisquera – An Excellent Jazz Drummer

Curt Bisquera is a native of Santa Maria, California. He is one of the best drummers in modern society. If drumming is a passion, then this is the best drummer to show that. His friends and colleagues call him Kirkee B. His mother was a jazz pianist, and that is one of the influences that made him choose this path. He started playing drums at three years old. His mother then would invite him to

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Kim Scifino – Setting New Drumming Standards

Drummer and vocalist Kim Schifino was born in the United States on June 14, 1982. She is a renowned celebrity drummer also identified as one half of the indie duo Matt and Kim. She and her band partner Mat are a lovesome couple but not husband and wife. The Matt and Kim duo was formed in 2004, and they have been able to release half a dozen albums since then successfully.  The two met at

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Celebrating Diversity with Mapex Artists’ Community Events

Mt. Juliet, TN, August 26, 2021… Mapex Drums, in partnership with our artist roster, is proud toannounce the launch of the Uplift campaign, creating a platform for Mapex drummers to host fun andeducational drumming events in their own communities. Uplift gives Mapex Artists a chance to changelives through drumming in their own home neighborhoods, churches, community centers, and schools. Mapex artists will create unique events in their hometowns which the brand will support withsponsorship, giveaways,

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Barriermore Barlow – A True King On The Throne

Barry “Barriermore” Barlow is a popular drummer and percussionist. He was born on 10 September 1949 in Birmingham. If you have ever heard the famous rock band Jethro Tull play on their 1971-1980 albums, Barlow is the king on the throne. He has been playing drums for many years, and each project is an opportunity to improve his skills even further. Barriermore Barlow started playing drums at a very early age. At 14, he was

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Franc Bellucci – Innovation in Drumming

A drummer or any artist is known for their unique style. And Frank Bellucci is one drummer who has proven that resilience and talent can earn you a stop among the greatest. He has been recognized as one of the most talented session drummers in New York City.  Frank has been playing for more than 40 years, doing 300 gigs every year. Frank Bellucci is also known for his innovation on the stage. Said one of

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Elaine Bradley – Drumming With a Purpose

Youngest among seven children, Elaine Gabrielle Bradley, was born on October 19, 1984, to Carolyn and Robert Doty. The renowned American musician and songwriter is the drummer and backup vocalist for the American rock band Neon Trees. She can also be identified from BYUtv’s unscripted series, Grace Notes, as she has been the host since 2020. Elaine’s love for drumming started at quite an early age. After realizing it wasn’t just a phase, her parents

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Poogie Bell – One of the World’s Big Three

Talk of the best jazz drummers in the world, and you will not miss Poogie Bell. The sound of his drum rings one most of the jazz, neo-soul, RnB, and hip-hop records across the globe. He is a perfumer, a producer, a composer, and an arranger, with vast experience in the music scene.  You probably have heard his work with top artists like Chaka Khan, Marcus Miller, Roberta Flack, Erykah Babu, David Bowie, and Randy

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Reviews on a wide array of drums

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You will find all that from this blog. You get reviews on some of the best drum sets and best cymbals on the market. No matter your experience or your niche, or your time signature, you can be sure to find a solution here.

It is all about making it easy for you to find a good drum set, cymbal set, or hardware.

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Learn about drummers and musicians who are shaping the industry. If there is anything you need to know concerning drums for better decision making, this is the place to be. The team can point you in the right direction.

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