Louie Bellson TributeFebruary 15, 2009
Most of us interested in jazz as a musical form know and respect the name, Louie Bellson. Louie passed away on Saturday, February 14, 2009 at the age of 84. Louie’s professional career spanned a period of 67 years, in which he was able to successfully perform for and with some of the best jazz musicians of those years. Louie was indeed a role model for any aspiring drummer to follow. He will be missed.Read More...
Earl Palmer TributeSeptember 29, 2008
Earl Palmer, more than any other single drummer, was responsible for creating the foundation for the rock and roll drumbeat. In honor of Earl and his contributions to music, we’ve collected some thoughts and memories from some great drummers, as well as including some of our own. We’ve also included some never before seen interview footage from our vault, featuring Earl talking about his history in the studio and some of the artists he worked with over the years.Read More...
Max Roach TributeAugust 17, 2008
A tribute to legendary drummer and musical pioneer Max Roach, including tributes from well-known drummers from our community.Read More...