Originally Posted by jackie k
I could not pass this post up in good conscience without paying homage to the great Gene Krupa.
+1 He was and is an inspiration to millions of drummers and drum fans. He was such a natural, like the matchbox drum thing at the end of Drum Boogie. Talk about feel! Or where he took over the right hand role of a bass solo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r8gvJnhTY2s
. I kept wondering if it would have damaged the strings ... but he had such controlled touch.