Yes, this would accurately describe Dave Grohl (former drummer of Nirvana, lead guitarist/lead vocalist of The Foo Fighters). Did you know this man turned down the opportunity to be Tom Petty’s drummer before there was even public knowledge of The Foo Fighters’ existence? What??? Imagine the uncertainties you would face after your legendary front manContinue reading “A Drummer Who Just Doesn’t Fail – Dave Grohl”
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Tony Royster jr. – Child Prodigy, Freak of Nature
Before: After: and what did we learn?
Farewell to Dave Brubeck drummer, Joe Morello
The passing of Joe Morello will certainly not go unnoticed in the drumming community. He died at his U.S. home in Irvington, New Jersey Saturday March 12 at age 82. Joe was an inspiration, an extraordinary talent, and one of my favorite teachers. Joe was most famously known as the drummer for The Dave Brubeck quartet. HeContinue reading “Farewell to Dave Brubeck drummer, Joe Morello”
How is a drum solo like a sneeze?
You can tell it’s coming, but you can’t do anything about it. BAAAAAAAAZING! Yea, well sneeze this:
Phil Collins – A great contribution and a bitter end
Phil recently made this comment in reference to his retirement from music: “I’m sorry that it was all so successful. I honestly didn’t mean it to happen like that. It’s hardly surprising that people grew to hate me.” As far as the music is concerned…..What a career! I don’t know that I’m sympathetic towards hisContinue reading “Phil Collins – A great contribution and a bitter end”