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Which Legendary Drummer would You Like to Jam with?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Rumble Thunder, Jul 10, 2018.


  1. Rumble Thunder

    Rumble Thunder

    Aug 5, 2016
    Kentucky
    I was thinking about how cool it would be to jam with John Bonham or Keith Moon and it got me thinking about which legendary dude I would like to jam with for a couple hours.

    A number of names came to me but let's face it... I wouldn't be able to hang with Neil Peart. :help: Buddy Rich? , probably not.

    I do think I could probably hang with Bonham and throw out some riffs. Mick Fleetwood might be fun. Peter Criss would be a trip.

    But after giving it some thought, I concluded that I would absolutely LOVE to jam with Ringo Starr for a bit! I mean, what fun, huh? and locking in a groove with Ringo?! That's insane in the membrane :wacky:

    So, who would be your legendary drummer choice to jam with? :bassist:
     
  2. Basshappi

    Basshappi

    Feb 12, 2007
    Tucson,AZ
    Tommy Aldridge
    Stewart Copeland
    Dennis Chambers
    Peter Erskine
    Bernard Purdie
    Ziggy Modeliste
     
  3. IamGroot

    IamGroot

    Jan 18, 2018
    Buddy Rich...it would be a very short jam, then I would get thrown off the bus.

    Ginger Baker...inventive, flexible.
     
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  4. bholder

    bholder Affable Sociopath Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2001
    central NY state
    Received a gift from Sire* (see sig)
    Ginger Baker. Billy Cobham. Bill Bruford.
     
  5. BD Jones

    BD Jones

    Jul 22, 2016
    Texas
    Buddy Rich. I got to jam with Max Roach in the early 90's, but I would have loved to gotten to play with two of the greats in jazz.
     
  6. Element Zero

    Element Zero Supporting Member

    Dec 14, 2016
    California
    Marco Minneman, Tony Royster Jr, Mike Portnoy, Tommy Aldridge, Stewart Copeland, Rod Morgenstein, Simon Phillips, Gavin Harrison, Carter Beauford, Aquiles Preister, Casey Grillo, Jason Rullo
     
  7. SoCal80s

    SoCal80s

    Oct 1, 2015
    Bill Ward (Black Sabbath), back in the day.
     
  8. IamGroot

    IamGroot

    Jan 18, 2018
    When i was growing up, there were only two jazz records in our house. One was Barney Kessel with Ray Brown and Max Roach.
     
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  9. saltydude

    saltydude

    Aug 15, 2011
    Boston
    Danny Carey
     
  10. AngelDeVille

    AngelDeVille

    Jun 20, 2018
    ABQ
    Vinnie Appice
     
  11. joebar

    joebar

    Jan 10, 2010
    Nicko MC brain-pat travers era.
    Man he was slick back then
     
  12. IamGroot

    IamGroot

    Jan 18, 2018
    Vinnie Colaiuta. Awesome chops, listens and responds well, anything jazz or rock he absoluely kills. Jeff Beck, Herbie Hancock...
     
  13. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    Vinnie Colaiuta
    Stewart Copeland
    Keith Carlock
     
  14. The 5 P's. Well, mine at least.
    Cozy Powell
    Ian Paice
    Neil Peart
    Carl Palmer
    Simon Phillips
     
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  15. BurtMacklinFBI

    BurtMacklinFBI

    Apr 3, 2018
    Ringo for me, too. He may not be the greatest drummer in rock, but he just seems like such a pleasant guy to hang with. Speaking. Strictly I’d go with Ginger Baker, but really I couldn’t see myself hanging around him without getting frustrated with his attitude and bailing. Life’s too short to jam with difficult people.
     
  16. 7dollarbologna

    7dollarbologna Supporting Member

    Apr 22, 2014
    Downtown Albuquerque
    Desert Eccentric
    Mich Michell
    Tony Williams
    Meg White
     
  17. RHA III

    RHA III Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    OR
    Steve Gadd
     
  18. SactoBass

    SactoBass There are some who call me.......Sactobass Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento CA
    Alan White of YES back in the 70's.

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  19. Pete Ragusa
    Mark Stutso
    Steve Ebbe
    Pat O’ Connor
    Ringo
     
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