Thread: Elvin Jones
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Old 04-25-2007, 06:46 PM
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Default Re: Elvin Jones

Originally Posted by CyclopseSlayer View Post
Don't forget Mitch Mitchell in that, obviously he's influenced by many aspects of Elvin's playing, but his hand and foot triplets had that beautiful rubbery feel like Elvin's
Yeah, it probably would have been pretty hard to come up as a drummer during that time and not be checking out Elvin Jones and Max Roach and Clyde Stubblefield and Blakey and guys like that.
I really don't know what time it was. So I asked them if I could stay a while.
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