Originally Posted by DrumEatDrum
I used to wonder about that too. You answered your own question. nearly all of those old TV appearances were all lip-synched.
I think the "magic wand" things was him in part trying to not bash the drums, and in part, because he knew he couldn't 100% mime his parts, he was just having fun with the camera.
although Keith did use that odd technique while playing softer parts on cymbals at times when actually playing as well
some of my favorite Moonie playing right here....on F'n FIRE!!!
the Stones would never allow this TV performance to be aired because they knew they got blown out of the water by the Who