The Great Sticksmen Who’ve Kept Beat Behind Bowie

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The drummers of David Bowie
By Chris Burke (Rhythm)
The great sticksmen who’ve kept the beat behind Bowie

David Bowie certainly knows how to pick a great band, and his drummers are no exception. From Woody Woodmansey, currently back with the Spiders From Mars band, via Dennis Davis and beyond, we round up some of Bowie’s best drummers.

Honorable mentions must go also to John Eager (David Bowie, 1967), Terry Cox (David Bowie, 1969) Andy Newmark (Young Americans, 1975) and Hunt Sales (Tin Machine, 1989; Tin Machine, 1991).

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