Originally Posted by ewanlaing
why? he's a very powerfull funk drummer. he can play fast. he can play slow (a skill lost on many drummers today), loud soft. above all, he is one of the most tasteful drummers of all time. "soul to squeeze" is my favourite chillis song, cos all the instruments play the perfect part, drums included. (also, the singer is amazing in that song).
Lots of new drummers are obsessed with getting as fast as possible.
I was once like that...And then i started focusing on grooving, and playing slower stuff...