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Skratch Lessons: Using Both Sides of Your Brain

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Some people ask us like how do we come up
with all these weird ideas, and
it's pretty much, it just comes out of
nowhere, it comes from the imagination.
Like earlier I was doing this thing where,
let's see,
let's get a drum, this side will be drums.
[SOUND] The bass.
[SOUND] Bass kick.
[SOUND].
All right, then this side would be a
cymbal, right?
[SOUND].
We've got cymbal right here.
[MUSIC].
And I don't know.
Whatever, anyway.
So John was like, okay, what about taking
that to the next level?
And so he came up with this idea where,
let's see, the cymbal,
like, he'll be drumming on here.
He's left-handed so it's kinda like.
>> Well, kinda.
>> He's drumming over here.
Watch, do a drum over there.
[SOUND]
You know how he does that on that side.
So, if he was doing this on this side,
[SOUND]
And on this side, instead of just going.
[SOUND] You can do a different variation
on this side.
[SOUND]
>> Mm-hm.
Yeah.
In the left we're doing drums, so imagine
your, one hand in doing that and
the other hand is doing drums.
Pretty crazy stuff.
So-
>> If you can get that, post it up.
>> That's right.
We'd like to see someone who's-
>> We want us to show you that, yeah.
>> Someone has done that, so we wanna see
that.
>> So drumming on this side, crazy
hi-hatting on this side,mm-hm.
>> I have no name for that.
If you guys could come up with a sick ass
name for that,
that would be, that would be cool.
Right now it's called a brain splitter cuz
one hand is doing something and
the other hand is doing something
independently, but
they're both, you know, in sync with each
other somehow.
So-
>> Yeah.
>> That's another way how to come up with
ideas, and from there,
you can just keep on going and, you know,
expanding and stuff.
>> [MUSIC]