This is the second in the "Techniques" series for drummers, published in association with "Rhythm" magazine. The series is a compilation of the most popular playing techniques columns published by leading specialist music magazines over the past 15 years and is designed for those who can play a little better. The series comprises books for drummers, percussionists, blues keyboard players, rock, jazz, country and acoustic guitarists. Each book contains printed music, potted biographies, a guide to playing and tricks and techniques to help the player through the more difficult sections. This book, for drummers and percussionists, comprises highlights from ten years of "Rhythm" magazine. It encompasses all kinds of music, from rock to metal, from jazz to world music, and from hip-hop to Britpop.