I have done a few videos on paradiddles in the past few months, but today we take a look at another rudiment that is used quite a lot on the cajon. This is the flam. Flams are played by having two strokes very close to each other, where the first stroke is a grace note and the second one is the primary note. In the video I start by playing a short groove utilizing lots of flams. I then demonstrate how I play flams and show you some simple exercises to get your flams in ord
I had so much fun a few weeks ago when I did a video on funky paradiddle grooves that I decided to do another one. As before we start with a rather simple groove, and then we add to it untill we reach our final groove. I hope you enjoy it.
Recently I bought the Aston Stealth dynamic microphone, and I have been using it in various situations for the past few weeks. The first time I used it for the cajon was when I did the Taylor Swift cover The Archer a while ago. There I used in in conjunction with another microphone in the back, and I even included some room microphones for the cymbal and shakers. This time I wanted to really dive into how the Stealth microphone sounds by itself for the cajon. The Pros: Gre