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I contribute articles to Drums Etc magazine whenever they need them. You can get a FREE copy of this magazine at your local music store. Below are some excerpts from some articles, and feel free to contact me with any questions you might have: dave@swellheads.com

The Suburban Drummer:
“Developing your identity as a drummer hinges on knowing who you really are and where you've come from.” March/April 05 - pg. 21
Discovering your snare sound:
“To minimize ring and snare buzz caused by the snare reacting with other drums, try loosening the four lugs on the bottom head on either side of the snare strands.” Nov/Dec 05 - pg. 20