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Some of the best drummers you know.

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Victor Wooten98, Nov 2, 2003.

  1. Victor Wooten98

    Victor Wooten98 Guest

    Jul 31, 2003
    South of Heaven...
    Well, I didnt want to say list your FAVORITE drummer because It is WAY too hard for me to pick ONE (I know some of you understand that)
    Here is my list... (More than JUST that though)

    Virgil Donati
    Mike Portnoy
    Niel Pert
    Charter Bouford (I dont think I spelled his name Right)
    Johan Langell (Pain of Salvation IMO Best band EVER)

    My top 5...
  2. Slot


    Oct 17, 2003
    Sydney - The Shire
    Mike clark - Pack it up ...he's the king

    Dave Garibaldi

    Steve Gadd

    Tony Williams

    Lenny White
  3. My favorites.

    1.Danny Carey-Drummer of Tool and Pygmy Love Circus, the best drummer in modern rock. The most skilled, creative, and musical drummer I know.

    2.Carlton Barrett-Bob Marley's drummer, solid reggae beat keeper, very innovated with his beats, fills, and solos.

    3.Bill Bruford-Prog Rock God Drummer, Been in Yes, Genesis, and King Crimson.

    4.Flo Mounier-Extreme Metal drummer, fast as can be, off time beats, technicality master.

    5.Bob Moses-Jazz Drummer God, played with Pat Metheny and other jazz legends. my favorite in jazz.
  4. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB

    Jan 28, 2001
    New York
    Neil Peart
    Clive Burr
    John Bonham
  5. Slot


    Oct 17, 2003
    Sydney - The Shire
    Nice choices of danny and carlton.

    Danny is definitely the king of prog rock drumming imo....... Everything he plays has so much taste about it. I got him to sign my lateralus cover too:D

    And Carlton ...Whoa ......Marleys band is one of my all time favourite rhythm sections. Him and Aston are gods..
  6. Alesis R16
    Linn 7
    Korg RX7

  7. yoshi


    Jul 12, 2002
    England, London
    Flo Monire (I'm 98% thats spelt wrong) of Cryptopsy is pretty killer.

    Not really into prog metal type stuff though.
  8. yoshi


    Jul 12, 2002
    England, London
    Hahaha ;)
  9. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    ~preprogrammed rimshot~

    Hmm, some good drummers listed- but as long as we're doing a list 'o chops, who could forget Akira Jimbo?

  10. Clive rocks!
    Nikko is no slouch either :)

    I would also like to include:
    -Mikkey Dee
    -Gar Samuelson
    -Bill Ward
    -Dave Lombardo
  11. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    Earl Harvin, without a doubt. Tastiest drummer on the planet. Who else would have the balls to turn down a lucrative gig touring with Seal to stay in Dallas doing jazz/avantguard kind ot stuff?!
  12. Danny Carey
    Tim Alexander
    Mike Portnoy
    Chris Penny
  13. Victor Wooten98

    Victor Wooten98 Guest

    Jul 31, 2003
    South of Heaven...

    No one could ever forget about Akira, he's too damn cool
  14. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    some I'd kill to jam with...

    Bill Ward
    George Hurley
    Billy Martin
    Aaron Comess
    Carl Palmer

    many others too
  15. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    I don't know much about drummers..But here are 5..

    Mike Portnoy
    Chad Sexton
    Danny Carey
    Tim Alexander
    Arnar Geir Ólafsson (Icelandic drummer)
  16. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Marco Minnemann
    Simon Phillips
    Shaun Reinert
    Manu Katche
    Gene Hoglan
  17. Victor Wooten98

    Victor Wooten98 Guest

    Jul 31, 2003
    South of Heaven...
    YES, I forgot about Billy Ward That guy is insanely awesome.
  18. artistanbul

    artistanbul Nihavend Longa Vita Brevis

    Apr 15, 2003
    Louis Bellson!
    Dennis Chambers
    Trilok Gurtu
    Simon Phillips
    Mike Portnoy
    Gene Hoglan
    "Baby Traps"
    Dave Weckl
    Omar Hakim
  19. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I can easily say that Danny Carey is my favorite. Tool is my favorite band as well.

    I also like John Freese. (APC). He isnt the most amazing drummer, but i like his style.
  20. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB

    Jan 28, 2001
    New York
    Dont forget Nick Menza.