Originally Posted by BizzyBone7
Gene Kroupa (sp). Buddy Rich to me is the best drummer that ever lived. I play the drums regularly and still can't get over how good he and fast he is. Steve Smith from Journey like someone said. That Don't Stop Believing pattern is so hard to get down. Bonham, probably the one drummer i would pick to start a band. Even though hes not the fastest, I've never heard a tighter drummer than him. That solo on Fool in the Rain never gets old. And the shuffle is amazing he uses on it too.
Steve Smith a great drummer. A lot of people don't know this but he plays all Jazz Fusion now. Caught his act a few yrs ago at a local jazz club. Phenomenal.