Seven Days – verse groove

Ok, so it seems a lot of people would like to know what's going on in the track Seven Days by Sting. If you don't know the track you really should get the album. It contains, in my opinion, some of the best drumming in a pop context ever recorded. You can get it here (Amazon.com / Amazon.co.uk).The video breaks down what is going on in the verses. It's basically in 5/8 with the hihat accenting a quarter note pulse. Because we're in an odd time signature the quarter note accent doesn't resolve Read more [...]