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The Tim Ferriss Experiment

Best-selling author and life-hacker Tim Ferriss pushes himself to the edge, deconstructing and decoding tough-to-master tasks -- parkour, rally car racing, surfing, starting a new business -- with master efficiency. In each episode of The Tim Ferriss Experiment, Ferriss takes viewers through the tasks step-by-step, providing takeaways that people can translate into their own everyday lives.

 
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Episode 1 Rock 'N' Roll Drums

Tim gets a crash course in drumming with master drummer Stewart Copeland, deconstructing one of the ultimate feats of coordination to attack a drum kit. His new skills are put to the test when he joins Foreigner for a live show.

Air date
Thursday, Mar 6, 2014

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Tim Ferriss: What I Learned At The School Of Rock

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Tim Ferriss gets a drum lesson from some unlikley pros when he joins a group of kids from the School of Rock in a jam session.

Tim Ferriss Interviews Rock Legend Stewart Copeland

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What inspired musician Stewart Copeland to become a punk rocker? Tim Ferriss talks to the legendary drummer and founding member of The Police about his advice for novice drummers, his rituals and superstitions when performing, and how to perfect the craft of drumming.

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Tim Ferriss
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Tim Ferriss is a serial entrepreneur, New York Times bestselling author, public speaker and angel investor. Best known for his rapid-learning techniques, Tim transformed the landscape of working men and women worldwide with "The 4-Hour Workweek” followed by “The 4-Hour Body" and "The 4-Hour Chef."

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Stewart copeland
Stewart Copeland
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Widely recognized as one of the most accomplished and influential drummers of all time, Stewart Copeland was a founding member of legendary rock trio The Police. He went on to score Hollywood films (Wall Street, She's All That) and anchor bands including Animal Logic and Oysterhead. 
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Chris frazier
Chris Frazier
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Currently the drummer for the multiplatinum band Foreigner, Chris Frazier has been a fixture in the rock world since the 1980s, recording and touring with bands and artists including Whitesnake, Eddie Money and Steve Vai. He lives in Los Angeles.
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Adam timmerman
Adam Timmerman
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A graduate of Boston's Berklee College of Music, Adam Timmerman is the senior instructor of drums at the Fairfax School of Rock, in Los Angeles. He performs with L.A. rock band Cosmic Suckerpunch, Russ Kunkle and The Elise May Band.
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