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Meshuggah - Bleed
Drummer:
Tomas Haake

Music Written by Meshuggah from their album ' OBZEN' 2008. All Rights Reserved
Drums Transcribed by Troy Wright

bass drum key:

right foot left foot

4 note phrase on the feet


[A] q = 115 >(CHINA) - repeated
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BLEED - groove analysis


DEVELOPING FOOT PATTERNS
Leading with the Right Foot:

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Introducing the 32nd note phrase:

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Playing two 32nd note phrases


(4 note pattern from opening):

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Playing two 32nd note phrases


(6 note pattern from second riff - 0:51):

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