1941 – born- June, 2nd – Islington, England 1958-1961 – A sensible young man, he attended art college and later worked as a commercial artist for an ad agency. In his evening hours, he drummed with a jazz band called Blues By Five. 1962 – later joined with Alexis Korner’s Blues Incorporated. Watts and ..
British Leader and drummer of The Dave Clark 5, The Dave Clark Five (abbreviated as DC5) were an English Beat group in the 1960s Born- 1942- London, England 1961 – Dave forms The Dave Clark Five 1964 – One of the few that were able to present something of a commercial threat to The ..
1945 – Born on the 24th of April, in Palo Alto, California. 1958 – The band started out as The Blue Velvets, formed by John Fogerty, he and Stu Cook in El Cerrito, California. They were an instrumental trio. 1959 – Began backing Tom Fogerty, John’s older brother, on fraternity house gigs and in the ..
1944 – He was born on the 4th day of December this year in Inglewood, California, USA. 1961 – His band The Beach Boys formed in August this year, under the guidance of father Murry Wilson, which made an immediate success. 1968 – He became The Beach Boys’ second most important composer. ..
1940 – Richard Starkey was born on July 7 in The Dingle, Liverpool, England. 1950’s – His parents got tired of hearing him playing drum sticks on furniture so they bought him a Drum Kit. 1957 – He started his own group called The Eddie Clayton Skiffle Group with Eddie Miles. 1959 – He joined ..
US jazz drummer and musician Along with Baby Dodds, Zutty Singleton was one of the two major drummers to emerge from the formative period of jazz in New Orleans. He accompanied such noted New Orleans jazz musicians as Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, and Sidney Bechet. But he also played behind Charlie Parker and ..
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1917 – Born on the 30th of September in Brooklyn, New York. He was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. 1939 – He was a child-prodigy vaudeville performer known as "Baby Traps, the Drum Wonder". – He played with several of the great swing bands, notably those of Artie Shaw ..
1952 – Born on January 29th in Budapest, Hungary. Former drummer for the pioneering punk rock group The Ramones. 1956 – Left Hungary during the revolution to live in Queens, New York. 1974 – At Forest Hills High School he met Johnny Ramone and together they formed The Tangerine Puppets and The Ramones. 1977 – ..
1947 – Born on December 29th in Cirencester, England, United Kingdom. 1971 – His first high-profile work was as a member of one of guitarist Jeff Beck’s bands. 1972 – Appeared on Roy Castle’s programme "Record Breakers" breaking his own record of beating drums. The drums were set in rows and he was beating each ..