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How The Who’s Zak Starkey—Son Of The Beatles’ Ringo Starr—Went From Rock To Reggae – DancehallMag

    How The Who’s Zak Starkey—Son Of The Beatles’ Ringo Starr—Went From Rock To Reggae – DancehallMag

Zak Starkey’s move to Reggae isn’t exactly shocking, but it is interesting.  The now 56-year-old English rock musician is the son of The Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and has served

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Dave Grohl on the difference between English and US drummers

    Dave Grohl on the difference between English and US drummers

Dave Grohl isn’t one for technical jargon. The man might be a legendary musician, but he’s on record as only having had one drum lesson in his entire life. He

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Remembering Keith Moon’s genius with 5 isolated drum tracks

    Remembering Keith Moon’s genius with 5 isolated drum tracks

The Who’s iconic drummer, Keith Moon, is often remembered as a character of rock and roll rather than a leading light of instrumentation. His offstage antics more often than not

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Drummer Gregg Bissonette Interview: Ringo Starr, David Lee Roth – Rolling Stone

    Drummer Gregg Bissonette Interview: Ringo Starr, David Lee Roth – Rolling Stone

When the Beatles played Detroit’s Olympia Stadium on August 13th, 1966, a seven-year-old aspiring drummer named Gregg Bissonette sat high up in the nosebleeds, rapturously soaking up every second of

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Led Zeppelin: John Bonham isolated drums ‘Whole Lotta Love’

    Led Zeppelin: John Bonham isolated drums ‘Whole Lotta Love’

We’re taking a look at the juggernaut drummer John Bonham and his epic performance as part of Led Zeppelin’s classic

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Drum Roll, Please: Drummers And Watches, Natural Timekeepers From Kiss, The Beatles, Deep Purple, And Even A. Lange & Söhne- Reprise | Quill & Pad

    Drum Roll, Please: Drummers And Watches, Natural Timekeepers From Kiss, The Beatles, Deep Purple, And Even A. Lange & Söhne- Reprise | Quill & Pad

“I know it’s only rock and roll, but I like it!” – The Rolling Stones Over the last couple of

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Mike Portnoy: ‘I Know I’m Not The Best Drummer, But It’s Nice To Be A Favorite’ – Blabbermouth.net

    Mike Portnoy: ‘I Know I’m Not The Best Drummer, But It’s Nice To Be A Favorite’ – Blabbermouth.net

In a recent interview with Über Röck TV, Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, THE WINERY DOGS, SONS OF APOLLO) was asked what it feels like to be considered to be the

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