Home » Blog » The Strap Directions » The bass drum Strap The bass drum Strap April 2, 2015 Gary Benson Off The Strap Directions No More Hassle Setting Up! Previous: KickStrap in Real Use Next: KickStrap Real Use Video About The Author Gary Benson Gary Benson is a musician, drummer and entrepreneur. A Berklee College of Music alumni, Gary has played in many bands and enjoys spreading the joy of music. In 2008 he invented the KickStrap to solve his problem of drum slide. Stop the Creep!