Originally Posted by DrumMasterDave
Yah i like to think there are 2 types of drummers. theres the type that sound good with whatever they play. Even the ost basic of beats. and then there is th drummers who are Extremely technical. They may not sound as nice, but they can play the most techincal beats and polyrythms! Virgil is one of these! Dont get me wrong, I love both styles!
I certainly don't share your oversimplified and polar opinion there. Is there no gray area? Can there not be "good feel" drummers who CAN play extremely technically? Can there not be technical drummers who can 'bring da funk'? Are there not punk and rock drummers who are unable to do either?