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Christian McBride: What I Look for In a Drummer

http://www.npr.org All About That Bass, But Give The Drummer Some AUGUST 28, 2015 5:39 PM ET Here’s a duo that’s at the foundation of music itself, but which isn’t always noticed: the musical interplay between the bass and the drum. … Continue reading

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Neil Peart: No Keith Moon Without Gene Krupa

Mystic Rhythms: Rush’s Neil Peart On The First Rock Drummer JANUARY 06, 2015 2:03 AM ET At 62, Peart has lived through and listened to a substantial slice of the history of modern drumming. He says he first wanted to … Continue reading

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The Original Funky Drummers On Life With James Brown

The Original Funky Drummers On Life With James Brown By NPR STAFF Originally published on Mon January 5, 2015 9:42 am All this week, Morning Edition is talking about drums and drummers. For the first installment in “Beat Week,” David … Continue reading

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