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Buddy Rich
Neil Peart
John Bonham
Steve Gadd
Ringo Starr
Keith Moon
Carl Palmer
Gene Krupa
Max Roach
Elvin Jones
Ginger Baker
Billy Cobham
Stewart Copeland
Dennis Chambers
Jaki Leibezeit
Terry Bozzio
Bill Bruford
Hal Blaine
Mike Portnoy

Drummers...Don Brewer

by Liz Linville
(Alton, Il)

Don Brewer

Don Brewer

I find it strange that Ringo Starr, a unique personality , but an adequate drummer at best is listed and Grand Funk Railroads' amazing Don Brewer is not.

I am a drummer and every drummer I know wishes to be compared to the likes of him. Of course there are other great drummers not listed such as The Allman Brothers Butch Trucks. He was amazing.

I understand that it is a matter of opinion. Naturally, Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa can not be left off and there are far too many rock era drummers to list them all.

Hats off for the effort and we can never please everyone.

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Jun 02, 2018
Buddy NEW
by: Roy

Where on earth is Buddy Miles on this list?

Mar 17, 2018
Agree NEW
by: Mark

Yeah, I agree with the other guy.

Jun 19, 2013
Butch...was? NEW
by: Anonymous

Last time I looked, Buch Trucks "is", not "was".

To paraphrase Mark Twain, the reports of Butch Trucks' death were greatly exaggerated.

P.S. When you can play a backbeat with Ringo's precision, drive, and bounce, then you can denigrate him. Until then, shut up, listen, and learn.

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