Mike Adamo

drummer/author/educator/producer

News

publishing deal

Mike has extended the publishing deal for his critically acclaimed instructional drum book, The Breakbeat Bible!  The book will continue to be exclusively printed and distributed by Hudson Music.

new music

Mike continues to push boundaries as an electronic/hip hop producer under the name Memory Code.  He has released the first volume of the new beat tape series, The Alien Proverbs., on 13 Kings Records.  In addition to playing and programming the drums, he also composed and played all other instruments, mixed, and mastered the project.   You can stream and purchase by clicking the link below.

review

Mike receives a great review article in the Reno News and Review for the debut album of his electronic music project-  Memory Code

Drum

endorsement

Mike is now pround to endorse Spaun Drums!
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endorsement

Mike is now proud to endorse Vater drumsticks!
 
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video

lessons

MIke recently wrapped up the filming for his lesson series on Drum 365.  This web site was started by Johnny Rabb, and is revolutionizing drum education.  The website's popularity is increasing exponentially, and Mike is happy to be on the team.
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review

Mike's drumming receives a great review in Modern Drummer magazine

New Music

Mike has released The Great Rose Window, the first album for his new electronic/hip hop project, Memory Code.  The album, available on his 13 Kings Records imprint, pushes the boundaries of electronic, hip hop and soul music in a way that's fresh, innovative, and hard hitting.  You can stream and purchase the album by clicking the link below.

recording

Mike recently recorded over 1,000 beats, breaks, and fills for Groove Monkee.  The beats will be released in 3 separate midi packs:  Classic Funk, Hip Hop, and Breakbeat.  Check out www.groovemonkee.com for more info.

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published

Mike has an educational article published in the May issue of Modern Drummer!

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published

Mike has an educational article published in the June issue of Modern Drummer!

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published

Mike has an educational article published in the July issue of Modern Drummer!

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published

Mike has an educational article published in the October issue of Modern Drummer!

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published

Mike has an educational article published in the November issue of Modern Drummer!

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Mike has an educational article published in the December issue of Modern Drummer!

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published

Mike has 3-page article of Zigaboo Modeliste (funk drumming legend) transcriptions published in the August issue of Modern Drummer!