Following on from last month's show on the bass guitar, we're taking a look at the other half of the rhythm section: the drumkit. Going from being a bunch of individual instruments played by separate musicians within marching bands, it transformed into the collection of drums and cymbals we know today as the backbone of big band jazz, rock'n'roll, soul and any musical form that you can dance to. Get ready to give the drummer some!

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