“When drummers practice with time, they usually practice with a metronome.
That’s fine except a key ingredient to the secret of timekeeping is overlooked.
I realise that in drumming you start the note but don’t stop it. That opened me
up to a whole new world for me. You need to know the full length of a quarter
“Simplicity is not stupidity. Just because something
sounds good in your mind doesn’t mean that it’s dumb.”
Taken from ‘The Groove Is Here,’ Hal Leonard 2002