Thread: Billy Cobham
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Old 11-20-2010, 08:16 AM
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Originally Posted by supermac View Post

Yet, he seems strangely under-rated and doesn't get too many namechecks in drum magazines and forums etc
I beg to differ about the underrated part. I think Billy has reached that echelon where it is just assumed he is one of the greatest. Like Buddy Rich, even if he's never mentioned, he's still there as one of the bars to reach for. It's like saying Tony Williams, or Max Roach, or Papa Joe Jones....
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