Facts about Chad Smith

USA Flag

Summary

Chad Smith is a famous Musician from USA, he/she is 57 years old and still alive, born October 25, 1961.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac scorpio, who is known for Transient, Self-Willed, Purposeful, Unyielding. Our collection contains 12 quotes who is written / told by Chad.

Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: Řystein Stray Spetalen, Didier Drogba, Billy Zane, Rachel Corrie, Amy Lee, John C. Reilly, Slash, Amanda Peet, Shannon Hoon, Kevin Mitnick, Chris Brown, Matt Drudge, Vanessa Hudgens, Jennifer Lopez, Jodie Foster, Vivica Fox, Lara Logan, Lesley Boone, Steve McManaman, Willie Green

Famous quotes by Chad Smith (12)


Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Sometimes one of us will have a riff or a bass line from home but it really gels when we come together. We really have a strong special chemistry that we take advantage of when we get together"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Playing well with others is important - not being too flashy, just keeping good time and of course coming up with cool beats. A good snare drum, kick drum, high hat. Just getting good at the hand feet coordination"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Drums all have their own particulars - each drum has a place where they sound the best - where they ring out and resonate the best, and the head surface isn't too loose or too tight, mainly so you get a good rebound off of the head"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"We always feel pretty creative as far as writing songs. We write them together; we just get in a room, or on occasion in Flea's garage. We just sort of improvise, like jazz musicians"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Its very sort of spontaneous and organic, not a preconceived sort of jamming. Now we record everything, cause sometimes you'll forget, you know, 'what was that thing again?' So we record everything"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I had sort of exhausted all the avenues playing in Detroit. So again, through the stewardship of my brother, I ended up in California and went to the Musicians Institute in L.A. I wanted to get better as a player"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I took a private lesson, but it didn't really work out, so I went back to playing along with records. That's really the thing that got me into playing a lot - getting excited about playing along with my favorite bands like Zeppelin and Black Sabbath"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Playing along with records is key. And as far as equipment goes it has gotten so much more affordable and the drum sets are of great quality. I play Pearl; their Export Series is great for a beginner"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I was in every band class I could get in, like after school jazz band and marching band, and that's where I really learned to read music from elementary all the way through junior high and high school"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"For live you need a microphone for the snare and the high hat, the kick drum, a nice stereo overhead and one for the toms - you can get away with using four mikes"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I met the guys through a friend of a friend, and their former drummer had quit. I wasn't too familiar with the Chili Peppers before that, so I joined at the end of 88' and we finished recording Mother's Milk at the end of 89', next thing I know I'm in Spin with a sock"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Flea and Anthony are into funk, like old school Meters and stuff like that"


Comments