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Old 03-31-2006, 03:09 AM
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Default Re: The Grand Master Buddy Rich

Originally Posted by dougalmac
Buddy was the best drummer to play ever, period. The fact that he had an ego was irrelevant.
Originally Posted by Elvin4ever
Rich could groove any way he desired.

He could play any music he chose to play at the highest possible level, and could perform said task without the need for practice.

He was the fastest.

His cymbal work was the absolute standard.
Sounds like you both agree with most of what has already ben posted in this thread. You did notice that the name of the thread is "The Grandmaster Buddy Rich"?
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