1: RSVS 170 70SPOP 31
Bolanesque boogie groove 2. Just like RSVS 170 70SPOP 30 but here played on the toms. Useful short fills between different sections and lots of tom variations.
2: RSVS 170 70SPOP 30
Marc Bolanesque boogie groove 1 with hat and ride sections. Small fills between sections and some bass drum variations and snare detail. See also RSVS 170 70SPOP 31 for the tom variation of this same feel.
3: RSVS 150 70SPOPROCK 15
Uptempo driving feel with rock and roll twist. Slightly open hats and accents building into a bridge section with tom backbeat and ride accents. Has a classic rock and roll tinge to it.
4: RSVS 140 70SPOPROCK 12
California 70s mid to uptempo feel with a touch of country... Eagles vibe. Driving feel with snare ghosts and bass drum variations. Hi-hat gradually opens up as it builds to a ride section with more snare detail.
5: RSVS 134 70SPOPROCK 28
Classic 70s Carole King style shuffle for lolloping groove. Sections on hi-hat and ride. Ride figure is broken up a bit to bring out different accents. Useful fills and snare ghosts to add variety.
6: RSVS 130 COUNTRY 36
Old style yee haw country feel with brushes and flicks. Bass drum on 1 and 3, hat on 2 and 4 and the snare rolling along with varied accents and dynamics.
7: RSVS 126 70SPOPROCK 10
Mid tempo straight pop feel with skipping hat and cool tom breakdown. Useful fills building up and down dynamically.
8: RSVS 126 70SPOPROCK 09
Mid tempo driving groove. Think ‘Jet’ by Wings. Groove that really motors along with its driving bass drum figure and full on backbeat. Sections on hi-hat and ride and a useful middle eight vibe that grooves on the toms for more variety.
9: RSVS 124 70SPOPROCK 27
Shuffle groove in a Carole King kind of style... West Coast. Fill into a driving mid tempo shuffle with sections on the hi-hat and ride. Useful subtle builds and dynamic shifts that will add dimension without getting in the way.
10: RSVS 118 70SPOPROCK 07
Fleetwood Mac style laid back 70s style straight groove. Think Seven Wonders. Down beat hat intro then down the toms fill into straight groove with tom pokes and laid back backbeat.
11: RSVS 115 JAZZ 37
Mid tempo brushes swing with bass drum variations and snare flicks. Pedalled hi-hat and feathered bass drum and brush sweeps, flicks and variations make this a useful groove.
12: RSVS 112 70SROCKNROLL 26
Blues shuffle feel in a Fleetwood Mac 70s style with four on the floor kick. Sections on hat and ride. Some nice builds and snare drums variations.
13: RSVS 111 70SPOPROCK 08
West Coast straight ahead groove. Beautifully simple and understated in a Tom Pettyish way. This groove motors along with some subtle variations, an open hat here, an extra bass drum there... the odd snare flick or small fill. Lots of the tiny nuances that real drums add without getting in the way!
14: RSVS 108 70SFOLKROCK 25
Paul Simonesque slow 12/8 feel.... kinda like still crazy after all these years. Starts with a down section on hat and side stick, building up to a snare back beat. Then a tom fill into a ride section before coming back down again. Range of dynamics and subtle differences.
15: RSVS 103 70SPOPROCK 06
Useful straight groove with sections on hat and ride and various fills. Various different bass drum patterns and snare details. Fills between sections on ride and hat.
16: RSVS 103 70SPOPROCK 03
A rockier Neil Young vibe with different sections and dynamics. Starting with a driving section on half open hats with a Motown style 4 on the beat snares this then drops back to a more traditional 2 and 4 backbeat for the verse and chorus sections. A variety of fills and dynamics.
17: RSVS 102 70SBLUES 33
Slow sixteenth note half time shuffle with Steely Dan Vibe. Variations on the hi-hat and ride with cool bass drum syncopations and ghostings on the snare. Great sounding old kit too.
18: RSVS 97 70SPOPROCK 14
Mid tempo straight groove with extra floor tom backbeat. Four on the floor bass drum with extra variations and fills. Sections on both hat and ride.
19: RSVS 92 70SPOPROCK 02
Four-to-the-floor organic groove with a Neil Young country twist. Sections played on the hat and the ride, and various fills to build up and down as required.
20: RSVS 87 70SPOPROCK 16
Mid tempo straight ahead groove with ringy snare. Bass drum and open hat variations and simple useful fills.
21: RSVS 83 70SPOPROCK 01
Laid back tom intro building to Neil Young style drum groove with sections on hat and ride. Selection of fills.
22: RSVS 80 70SPOPROCK 22
Slow to mid tempo gritty bluesy shuffle with snare drum detail and sections played on hat and ride. A variety of subtle builds and useful fills. Wide open feel and dirty sounding.
23: RSVS 80 70SBLUES 21
Slow to mid tempo 12/8 feel with snare drum detail and sections played on hat and ride. A variety of subtle builds and useful fills. Great for old style 60s or 70s songwriting.
24: RSVS 80 70SPOPROCK 11
Broken down intro section building into useful straight groove. Sections on the hats, toms and ride to provide lots of useful variations.
25: RSVS 75 POP 13
Slow to mid tempo atmospheric groove with cool syncopated bass drum figure. Starts on hi-hat with some neat snare ghosts and cool fills before moving to the ride.
26: RSVS 72 70SBLUES 20
Tom fill into slow shuffle groove with sections on hat and ride and various builds and fills.
27: RSVS 72 70SBLUES 19
Slow Blues ballad 12/8 feel in the old school Etta James vein. Sections on hat and ride, snare and rim. A selection of buzz rolls, open hats and subtle fills and builds mark the changes between sections.
28: RSVS 72 70SBLUES 18
Cool fill into a half time shuffle in the Bernard Purdie / Steely Dan mode. Sections on hat and ride and snare skips and fills between them.
29: RSVS 70 70SPOPROCK 04
Slow and stately Neil Young style groove from Harvest era. Laid back and underplayed style with sections on hat and ride and with various fills to build up and down as required.
30: RSVS 64 70SBLUES 17
Cool Steely dan / Bernard Purdie type half time shuffle groove with fills punctuating ride and hat sections. Lots of snare ghosts and kick variations.
31: RSVS 62 70SPOPROCK 05
Slow straight stately groove with fat 70s sounding snare and laid back kick. Tinge of West Coast country rock... think The Eagles. Punctuated with some useful fills and snare skips and buzz rolls as the groove moves between hats and ride.
32: RSVS 54 70SSOUL 24
12/8 slow blues ballad feel in the Etta James mode. Understated and subtle variations, with sections on snare and rim, hat and ride. Some snare buzz rolls and build sections.