Seven Nation Army (The White Stripes)

Rock - Level 1

Meg White's playing on Seven Nation Army is simple but solid.

It shows that you don't have to play a complicated beat to make a song sound good.

Entry Level - Playing the floor tom in the verse, then switching to the crash for the main riff.

Level 1 - Adding the hi hat pedal. Playing triplets with the guitar riff. Full transcription.


Your Instructor


Chris McCaig
Chris McCaig

Chris McCaig has been teaching drums for over 25 years.

He teaches on the Central Coast, NSW, Australia.

As a performer Chris has recorded with Human Nature, The McClymonts, Darlene Zschech and many others.

You can listen to some of his recorded work here.

Chris currently plays with Live Baby Live: The INXS Tribute Show.

Chris wrote the Drum Kit Studies syllabus in 2001. This syllabus is now available online as part of the Online Drum School .


Course Curriculum


  Seven Nation Army
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