I have noticed a lot of great musicians that could also play some drums. It gives another perspective on the music that compliments whats going on. Unfortunately, drums cost money, take up space and annoy the neighbors. And there is that limb independence thing...... You can acquire some of the benefits of playing drums quickly for free by learning to read drum music . Pay special attention to the kick drum. Check out the drum parts on your favorite songs. It may give you ideas that help you lock the bass in.