1899 – born May 5, New Orleans Louisiana- was a New Orleans jazz drummer, usually regarded (along with Baby Dodds) as one of the very best of the pre-Big Band era jazz drummers. Paul Barbarin’s year of birth is often given as 1901, but his brother Louis Barbarin said he was quite sure that Paul was ..
1944 – Born- November 25th, Birmingham- England – has proved to be one of the most enduringly successful drummers ever to come out of Birmingham- England’s early 60’s pop-rock scene. 1964 – a member of Denny & The Diplomats, he was left high-and-dry when "Denny," as in Denny Laine, took off for the Moody Blues. ..
1945 – Born- March 6 – in Winchester England, drummer, for The Zombies- Best known song "She’s Not There" 1962 – Started as The Zombies drummer. 1964-1969 – Aside from the Beatles and perhaps the Beach Boys, no mid-’60s rock group wrote melodies as gorgeous as those of the Zombies. Dominated by Colin Blunstone’s breathy vocals, choral ..
Drummer for the Red Hot Chi..
born – August 19, 1939, Lewisham, South London- English drummer. 1964 – a member of the Graham Bond Organization (GBO) 1966-1968 – a member of Cream. He later joined Cream bandmate Eric Clapton along with Ric Grech and Steve Winwood in the 1969 group Blind Faith. 1974 – Baker toured and recorded with a fusion ..
1949 – born June 14, Pelton, County Durham, England – an English rock and roll drummer best known for his 34 years of work with the progressive rock band Yes. In all, White has appeared on over fifty albums with artists from John Lennon and George Harrison to Joe Cocker, Ginger Baker and The Ventures. ..
1942 – born-April 27- in Tulsa, Oklahoma- Jim Keltner is a distinguished session drummer who has contributed to the work of many well-known artists. 1960’s – As a percussionist, Keltner started out in jazz, some of his early work being with (Jerry Lewis’s son) Gary Lewis and the Playboys. 1971 – He is featured on Carly ..
1931 – Born -March 15, – Shreveport, Louisiana 1940’s – he first earned notice drumming behind T. Tommy Cutrer, a radio personality with Shreveport station KCIJ who moonlighted as a country singer. 1953 – was named the house drummer of The Louisiana Hayride, the legendary radio showcase broadcast each Saturday evening from Shreveport’s ..
US Drummer for The (Young) Rascals. 1945 – Born- July 23rd, New York, NY 1964-72 – He drummed for the Young Rascals. 1968-72 – They dropped the name "Young" in mid 68, and then changed their name to The Rascals. 1997 – The (Young) Rascals were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hal..
1954 – born- May 19, 1954 in Melbourne, Australia, is the drummer for Australian rock band AC/DC. He held the position from 1975 until 1983, and again from 1994 to present. After the 1977 departure of bassist Mark Evans, he became the only Australian-born member of..