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Old 12-12-2006, 06:52 PM
michael drums
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Default Re: The Grand Master Buddy Rich

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Originally Posted by murphinelli View Post
The Grand Master advises practicing on a pillow...

Found this 1942 column on www.bopworks.net. If my math is correct he would have been 25 when he wrote this column...

Funny dude, even as a youngster:
"I would also suggest using your own pillow, so as not to antagonize any members of your family against your playing drums."

http://www.bopworks.net/ads/buddyRichColumn.jpg
Wow, murph! Great find. Talk about a vintage article. Yea, Buddy had a fantastic sense of humor when he wasn't so "serious". Funny guy, indeed...Thanks and Play On! ;-)
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