From basic rock beats and syncopation to fills and drum solos, all you need to perform like a pro is in this book! It gives you the key elements of rock drumming and teaches how to make wise musical decisions on your own. "The Everything Rock Drums Book" is a straightforward, step-by-step, interactive book and CD package. Inside you'll find tips on reading music, stick control, buying the right equipment, playing professional-sounding grooves, getting (and keeping) gigs, and more. With interactive exercises, professional audio examples, and daily practice charts, drummer Eric Starr provides you with a complete master drumming class. You'll be playing like your rock idols in no time!