MIKE CLARK – Funk, Blues & Straight-Ahead Jazz (DVD)
In this info-packed DVD, Mike Clark explains and demonstrates the blues, funk and jazz roots behind his unique and highly influential approach. Step by step, Clark takes viewers through the evolution of funk, shuffle and swing, showing with concise illustrations how he shaped his signature “Oakland ghost-note” style into the pioneering grooves he played with Herbie Hancock’s Headhunters. Bonus live performances with his trio show the range, power and passion that have made Mike Clark into one of the most in-demand, genre-crossing drummers in contemporary music. 1 hour, 29 minutes.