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by BennyAndTheSkins
Fri Apr 15, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Steve Smith Back in Journey
Replies: 126
Views: 71764

Re: Steve Smith Back in Journey

Steve sounds great.... probably the most relaxed rock drum solo ever performed. Very cool... "Machine Gun Smith"... I love it.... he probably hasn't been called that since '86 Also noticed..... 1st night of the tour, and I noticed that Arnel had some difficulty hitting the high notes on Fa...
by BennyAndTheSkins
Thu Nov 06, 2014 12:56 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: peter erskine videos!!!
Replies: 26
Views: 9640

Re: peter erskine videos!!!

Love it! Very cool to see Peter letting it hang out in that setting.
I had heard that Peter Graves was hugely protective of all of the Word of Mouth Band charts, however. I wonder if he still has control of the catalog....
by BennyAndTheSkins
Fri Jun 20, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Gary Husband YouTube channel
Replies: 8
Views: 3556

Re: Gary Husband YouTube channel

Love the sound of the toms, Gary...... reminds me alot of the solo on "Un-Merry GoRound"...... I saw that tour ...... loved your playing, and loved Skuli's playing as well.......
by BennyAndTheSkins
Thu May 01, 2014 7:36 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Carlock moves to Grestch
Replies: 294
Views: 103071

Re: Carlock moves to Grestch

Jeez, Luke's voice is rough on Rosanna.......... It feels like Keith is ahead of the beat, while Simon settles in more, especially on the intro to "Stop Loving You". Agreed with the solo..... just more of the same thing..... would have come off better over hits, in the context of the song,...
by BennyAndTheSkins
Sat Feb 22, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: "non-drummers" to the public who can actually play well
Replies: 25
Views: 8850

Re: "non-drummers" to the public who can actually play well

GoAndPractice wrote:Sammy Davis Jr:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USxvJFfKXrE


Wow..... I didn't know Sammy could play that well...... left handed floor tom, ala Joe Jones.......

" Smooth babe ...... and I mean that..... "

:D
by BennyAndTheSkins
Fri Feb 14, 2014 9:20 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: 2 Guys in a Pizza Shop
Replies: 9
Views: 3252

Re: 2 Guys in a Pizza Shop

They actually pulled it off................the dude sounds just like David Paich
by BennyAndTheSkins
Fri Dec 13, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Do big name guys get honest constructive feedback?
Replies: 32
Views: 8933

Re: Do big name guys get honest constructive feedback?

I see Stewart Copeland live and jam and I think, "OK...ummm, OK" but on Police records he is money...vinyl perfection for me. I think the very same thing everytime I hear him play live. I think one of his most sublime recordings is "One World" off of Ghost In The Machine...........
by BennyAndTheSkins
Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:13 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Gavin Harrison: Groove Monster
Replies: 7
Views: 2876

Re: Gavin Harrison: Groove Monster

Cool groove, sounds awesome.......
by BennyAndTheSkins
Tue Nov 12, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Give Me Some Jeff: MI Clinic!
Replies: 17
Views: 4363

Re: Give Me Some Jeff: MI Clinic!

Very Cool...... great info.

I was also struck by how gracious he was with the students, no matter what question they asked.
He must have been a great hang.....
by BennyAndTheSkins
Wed May 01, 2013 10:57 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Vinnie w/Joss Stone last night
Replies: 7
Views: 3167

Re: Vinnie w/Joss Stone last night

Vinnie looks like Secret Agent Man!

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