Rock Drum Loops

Rock Drum LoopsRock music is a broad genre of popular music. It originated as “rock and roll” in the United States in the early 1950s,. Since then it has developed into a range of different styles .

Its roots drew heavily on the genres of R&B,  blues, and country music. Musically, rock usually features electric guitar, electric bass and drums with one or more vocalist.

Typically, rock is song-based music with a 4/4 time signature incorporating a verse–chorus form. The beat of rock music comes mainly from a R&B boogie beat. The difference is made by the addition of an accented backbeat. The backbeat feature accents on beats on 2 and 4. This backbeat is one of the essential elements of rock and roll music.

Similar to pop music, lyrics often stress romantic love. Its lyrics also address a wide variety of other topics that are social or political in nature.

Use these Rock Drum Loops to help you create a groove for your song. Writing to a beat is a great way to build mood and feel.

Take one of the chord progressions you created and play along with the loop of your choice.

Here are some sample Rock Drum Loops you can use for writing songs. These beats are characterize with a strong 4/4 meter.

Do you want to write your own drum beats? Check out the Online Drum Sequencer

Rock Beat #1

Rock Beat #2

Rock Beat #3

Rock Beat #4

Rock Beat #5

Rock Beat #6

Rock Beat #7

Rock Beat #8

Rock Beat #9

Rock Beat #10

Rock Beat #11

Rock Beat #12

Rock Beat #13

Rock Beat #14

Do you want to write your own drum beats? Check out the Online Drum Sequencer

Order Songwriter Drum Loops - Pack

All the loops are available for download. Get these audio files for only $5.00. Each audio file are high quality wav files.

Write a Reply or Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please Read Comment Policy

  • Free Special Report

    Inspire Your Songwriting Fun and Practical Tips
    Inspire Your Songwriting Book Cover
    Get this free special report with information that will help inspire your songwriting.

    arrow arrow arrow

    By submitting this form, you are granting: Mediatunes, 445 N Cuyamaca St, El Cajon, CA, 92020, permission to email you. You may unsubscribe via the link found at the bottom of every email. (See our Email Privacy Policy ( for details.) Emails are serviced by Constant Contact.
  • Social Media



    Subscribe in a reader RSS 


    Songwriter Survey

    What Do Want To Learn Most About Songwriting?

  • Songwriter Tip:

    When you’re having difficulty in making your lyrics ‘fit’ with the melodies that you are writing, try putting in a nonsense syllable such as ‘Ooh ‘or ‘Na-na. This device has been used with tremendous effect over the years, with some writers opting to use the nonsense syllable as the entire hook. Take the song ‘go ahead and kiss her ‘with the lyric of the chorus being played, chanted and sung every time a professional athlete is ejected from a gameÉ’na-na-na-na naÉna-na-na-naÉhey heyÉgoodbye.

Swedish Greys - a WordPress theme from Nordic Themepark.