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Old 23rd December 2010
Gear Guru

Originally Posted by takman View Post
I hate when i hear that.
to be honest, I never heard anyone say that. Ever. Until this thread, anyway.

He still has to wield his sticks and feet to the same standard as any other drummer. It not like he is pushing a button and a sequencer is making the notes.

Electronic drums are just as real as acoustic drums. Neither is "better" than the other.
well there I have to disagree. Pads that spit out a sample when struck are not analogous to say an electric guitar, which still has a vibrating string and frets at its core.

acoustic drums ARE better heh

but I would never think that the choice of an inferior instrument would reflect on the musician himself. Especially drums - which are really a form of controlled noise.

Man, I have seen cats who can take on the best, playing on spackle buckets.