Backing beats to play along to
if you play guitar and want to practice playing along with a backing drum track...
this is a genius collection of 300 drum tracks -- they are all youtube videos, usually of real drummers drumming...
fantastic resource i intend to come back to again and again.
And here's that 'straight rock beat' beat i was doing a reggae thing to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hU4FSLfUEAc&list=PLF990399ACFD0A190&index=56
And don't forget http://www.guitarbackingtrack.com which has many songs, including a lot of simple backing tunes you can jam to. http://www.guitarbackingtrack.com/bts/Jamtracks.htm
The drum beat program on my machine is called Hydrogen.