Originally Posted by Nuggets4
Bozzio's just a freak of nature. Period. I think my favorite drummer though is Steve Smith. I don't know why, but there's just something about his playing that I really dig. He was one of the guys who I really studied my frosh year of college. The main guy was Elvin Jones though. It all starts with him.
Smith is pretty solid. I'm a rock drums guy, so I'm partial to that genre. I like Stuart Copeland and Carter Beauford. Neil Peart is fun of course. Manu Katche is interesting to me because of his use of cymbals. I think that Bill Bruford is probably my all-time fave though.