Amazing personal stories that include names such as Chad Kroeger, Ray Charles, Roger Hodgson (Supertramp), Jeff Porcaro (Toto) and many more, combined with anecdotes and tons of practical advice make this an interesting and informative read. This is more than a "How To Be" book, it's a treasure chest of industry knowledge and experience.
Drawing from his many years of experience in a wide variety of studio situations, Phil walks the reader through the many facets and necessary skills required to be successful as a studio drummer. He also insightfully addresses numerous areas the uninitiated may not be fully aware of, and yet which are of great importance.
Interested in what it takes to be a successful drummer or just how to be a drummer? "Inside the Groove" comes highly recommended for those interested in pursuing a studio drumming career, but is a fascinating read for any lover of music!