'Drum Solo' Tagged Posts
Sonny Emory, R&B Groove & Chops Master!
From note one, this guy was groove in the human form! Amazing chops but completely functional…
Santana, Michael Shrieve, Drums & Woodstock!
This is one of the most talked about moments at Woodstock 1969…
Keith Carlock, Timekeeping and Soloing!
I stumbled across this footage of Keith Carlock doing a foot stomping drum solo….
Antonio Sanchez, A Solo With A Purpose!
Antonio Sanchez is best known for the drummer for contemporary jazz guitarist Pat Metheny. He has had 3 albums out as a band leader/drummer of solo work which showcases his amazing blend of Jazz/Latin/Chops/Feel! He is a must listen and watch for any drummer interested in any of those 4 qualities. Here’s a fantastic solo from Antonio during the Modern Drummer Festival in 2003. Here’s another one from his DVD “Master Class!”
Tommy Aldridge, Underrated Rock Drummer!
We all know the songs he drummed on by we probably don’t recognize his name. Which is a crime! Tommy Aldridge is a veteran heavy metal and hard rock drummer. Aldridge is noted for his work with numerous bands and artists since the 1970s, such as Black Oak Arkansas, Pat Travers Band, Gary Moore, Whitesnake, Ted Nugent and Thin Lizzy. His most notable work was with Ozzy Osbourne’s first solo albums, “Blizzard Of Oz” and “Diary Of A Madman.” Here’s a…
Vinnie Colaiuta, Amazing Drum Solo!
Vinnie Colaiuta made his name with Frank Zappa in the late 70’s, early 80’s. He went on to become a great studio and touring musician. His work with Sting and Jeff Beck are just some of his highlights to his career! Here’s a video of him doing a song of his solo CD. I present, “I’m Tweeked / Attack Of The 20lb Pizza!” Check out that amazing drum solo while the band vamps on a melody.