Originally Posted by beatklops
Keep in mind that when Neil hit the Scene, Vinnie was already playing with Zappa...
Not really true.
Vinnie joined Zappa in 1978. Joe's Garage came out in 1979
Neil joined Rush in 1974. Fly By Night came out in 1975.
So, technically, Neil was first.
Now if you said Terry Bozzio, you might be on to something.