bass drum

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bass drum

a large shallow drum of low and indefinite pitch
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But if anybody knows Woody Herman's early band, and maybe at least Fee (Fielding Dawson) here does, with Davey Tough on drums, one thing they used to do was at the end of a tune, which would often end du-POW, Davey Tough would give about three or five more bassdrum beats, duh-duh-duh-duh-duh.