1. Blood on the snare drum – the Whiplash myth (2021 – Updated)

    Posted in: Blog

    The 2014 movie drama Whiplash is an Oscar-winning worldwide hit. Based upon the relentless pursuit of a young aspiring college musician (Miles Teller) and his battle against an overbearing and outright mean music instructor (J.K. Simmons).  Seven years after its initial release, the movie is starting to appear once again on popular streaming channels, and we thought it would be a good idea to revisit this article. The movie was met with mixed opinions throughout the drumming community. Helpful related… Read More