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  • Yes, those are juiceboxes acting as kick-drum stoppers.

    Basher | ATTACKERMAN

  • The heart that's missing in pop music's other self-conscious provocateurs beats like a kick-drum on The ArchAndroid.

    Pop Goes the Art House

  • There was the sympathetic resonance of the studio's unvarnished wood floor and the distant reverberations reflected by its towering ecclesiastic architecture: "To hear 30th Street is to hear drummer Joe Morello's snare and kick-drum shots echoing off the 100-foot ceiling during the percussion break in Dave Brubeck's great 'Take Five.'"

    Abbey Road and the Day Studio Music Died

  • Beneath all of this chaos is the beat - an indefatigable kick-drum pattern that comes thumping at 130 beats per minute.

    92Q boosts Baltimore's signature club sound

  • While Audiosurf often wonderfully represents the underlying kick-drum rhythm, especially if it is prominent, it will rarely pick up and single out an element like the aforementioned melody or hook unless it stands out in a particular way – namely through sheer volume.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • You can feel it in each riff, in every beat of the kick-drum, through each eerily hollow vocal.

    Buzzine » Sleepy Sun

  • Christopherson: It's fun to come up with parts without having to always be the guy "keeping the beat" -- the basic kick-drum and snare parts.

    www.startribune.com

  • And when the band hit full strength in those single chords, Mr. Fox's drumming was mesmerizing as usual, the rapid beats changing shape with pronounced and uneven kick-drum patterns, which Mr. Winograd redoubled with bass notes.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Bully found Lissie on electric guitar, backed by a lead guitarist and a bass player who used his feet simply on the kick-drum, hi-hat cymbals and tambourine looking back on past parental advice as she worried again if she was too far from home - "am I really all alone?"

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • From the intro kick-drum stomp, the crowd was jumping and didn't stop until the best song from the evening was over, and even then a few people didn't want to stop jumping.

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