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This page contains a selection of free drum transcriptions that I have worked out by ear.

In an effort to transcribe the drum parts accurately, I also use audio slow-down software and any available performance footage.



My Notation. . .


 AC/DC – Highway To Hell (drums: Phil Rudd)

 Adele – Skyfall (James Bond theme) (drums: Leo Taylor)

 Aloe Blacc – I Need A Dollar (drums: Nick Movshon)

 Avenged Sevenfold – Shepherd of Fire (drums: Arin Ilejay)

 Avril Lavigne – I’m With You (drums: Matthew Brann)

 Blondie – Sunday Girl (drums: Clem Burke)

 Coldplay – Yellow (drums: Will Champion)

 Foo Fighters – Something From Nothing (drums: Taylor Hawkins)

 Frank Turner – The Way I Tend To Be (drums: Nigel Powell)

 Gary Moore – Walking By Myself (drums: Graham Walker)

 Gorillaz – Feel Good Inc (drums/programming: James Dring)

 Green Day – Boulevard of Broken Dreams (drums: Tré Cool)

 Imagine Dragons – Tiptoe (drums: Daniel Platzman)

 James Brown – Funky Drummer (solo break) (drums: Clyde Stubblefield)

 Jamiroquai – Cosmic Girl (drums: Derrick McKenzie)

 Jamiroquai – Seven Days In Sunny June (drums: Derrick McKenzie)

 Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars) (drums: Bruno Mars)

 Mr. Big – Merciless (drums: Pat Torpey)

 Muse – Hysteria (drums: Dominic Howard)

 Nickelback – How You Remind Me (drums: Ryan Vikedal)

 Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit (drums: Dave Grohl)

 Paramore – Ain’t It Fun (drums: Ilan Rubin)

 Paramore – Pool (drums: Zac Farro)

 Paramore – Told You So (drums: Zac Farro)

 Pink – Who Knew (drums: Lasse Mårtén)

 Primus – Tommy The Cat (drums: Tim Alexander)

 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Dani California (drums: Chad Smith)

 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Goodbye Angels (drums: Chad Smith)

 Santana – Smooth (drums: Rodney Holmes)

 Survivor – Eye Of The Tiger (drums: Marc Droubay)

 The Beatles – When I’m Sixty Four (drums: Ringo Starr)

 The Cult – Lil’ Devil (drums: Les Warner)

 The Lovin’ Spoonful – Summer In The City (drums: Joe Butler)

 The XX – Intro (programmed beats: Jamie Smith)

 Thirty Seconds To Mars – Kings and Queens (drums: Shannon Leto)




. . .more coming soon

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