Nate Smith Vol 3 Pocket Change

by The Loop Loft
Stereo WAV
$ 49.00

For nearly two decades, Nate Smith has been a key piece in reinvigorating the international jazz scene with his visceral, instinctive, and deep-rooted style of drumming. He holds a diverse and ample résumé — which includes work with esteemed leading lights such as Dave Holland, Chris Potter, José James, John Patitucci, Ravi Coltrane, Somi, and Patricia Barber, among many others. In recent years, through a series of viral videos, he has emerged as one of the most influential and popular pocket/groove drummers of his generation. His videos have been viewed millions of times and have inspired countless musicians and fans. 

Now, 2X GRAMMY nominee Nate Smith returns with his third Loop Loft release Pocket Change. 11 unique sessions of super deep groove and feel, each composition uses simple grooves as a launching pad, and to develop improvised thematic ideas within groove context to create a storytelling arc.

Recorded in April of 2017 at Bunker Studios, NYC, all of the beats were improvised to click track in odd and even time signatures. 

“The idea of this release is to use (seemingly) simple grooves as a launching pad,” Smith says.  “My goal was to develop improvised thematic ideas within groove context to create a storytelling arc.”

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Nate Smith Drums Specs:
File Size: 551 MB Download
205 Grooves, Fills & Breaks
11 Separate Sessions

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Nate Smith
Nate Smith is an American drummer, songwriter, producer and three time Grammy nominee. In early 2004, he joined saxophonist Chris Potter’s group Chris Potter Underground, and has since recorded three albums with the ensemble. Since then, he has gone on to play or record with an array of fantastic and diverse artists, including: Ravi Coltrane, Jose James, Nicholas Payton, John Pattituci, Adam Rogers, Regina Carter, Mark de Clive-Lowe and Lionel Loueke.
The Loop Loft offers a range of loop collections for drums, percussion, guitar, bass, sax, and more. Its productions are recorded using only real musicians, not machines. We just record the best musicians in the world to bring you loops that feel and sound human.