Originally Posted by Dhango
I just played the "Let it be" CD. This time I listened more carefully to Ringo's drums. He amazed me one more time, specially in "I me mine", "Don't let me down", "Dig a Pony", "Two of us" and, of course, "Get back". Always on time, hitting the right thing all the time. I mean, he never played anything superflous or just for show up. He's like the John Havlicek or Larry Bird of rock'n'roll: a real team player and a real talent on his own.
He actually did play some "superfluous" stuff, a.k.a. as style and flair, but Ringo is turned down so far in the mix, you can't hear any of it.