After seeing cats like Jeremy Ellis, Jel, Exile, Araab Muzik and others do their thing with my own eyes, I finally got it. The point is not to replace the drummer, it's to do shit they can't. After some trial and error, I came up a little mapping system for myself that was ergonomic, versatile and most of all, natural (my thing was I wanted to be able to play anything I could already play on the real drum kit, plus stuff I couldn't) and practice it constantly. I noticed people don't seem to share too much when it comes to their methods and technique, so I made a little video and a mapping chart for anyone interested in how to get started.
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