Chris Atchley Reveals The Money Beat According To Rolling Stones Drummer, Charlie Watts

Chris Atchley, creator of Play Drums By Ear, has released a new post featuring Rolling Stones drummer, Charlie Watts. Watts has built a successful career as a drummer for over fifty years.

Online PR News – 05-April-2012 – Corona/CA – Chris Atchley, professional drummer and creator of the drum lesson product Play Drums By Ear, has released a new post on his blog featuring the Rolling Stones drummer, Charlie Watts. Watts has played with the Rolling Stones for over fifty years and has produced his own successful jazz records. Atchley features Watts because of his dedication to providing the beat as the foundation of the song. Atchley uses the term “Money Beat” as a title for the type of drumming that Watts specializes in. Watts plays simple beats on the drums that ground the song/band and allows other instruments the chances to embellish the song. Readers will learn more about Charlie Watts in Atchley’s post at

“The Rolling Stones drummer, Charlie Watts, has had a successful career as a drummer for over fifty years,” According to Atchley.

“In the rock music world,” Atchley says, “Watts has mastered the Money Beat to lay the foundation under so many hit songs from the Rolling Stones.”

“What most people don’t realize though,” Atchley says, “Is Watts spends most of his free time from the Stones playing jazz.”

Atchley offers a variety of articles and drum lessons on his website at Visit now for access to a long list of videos and lessons. Readers will find Atchley’s recent post, featuring marching drums, at

About Chris Atchley and Play Drums By Ear
Chris Atchley has played drums for a variety of successful bands that have toured all around the world. Atchley has also taught drums for over fifteen years to students of all ages and skill level. His new instructional DVD course is now accessible and is guaranteed to help drummers worldwide.

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