can't agree..."he's not very fast and not technically amazing nor has great chops"... are you kidding?
man, gadd has a superb technique, of course he's fast when needed and chops...oh man,,,
i don't know no drummer with more chops than gadd....
his disco speaks for itself:-)
Originally Posted by CadaveR (Ivo)
I simply LOVED his insanely addictive grooves at the Buddy Rich Memorial Concert in '89 (or a little earlier?) when playing altogether w/ Weckl and Colaiuta and he simply provides, "gives the beat" for them!. Amazing. Not the best technically speaking (I really think he's not very fast and not technically amazing nor has great chops, but his insanely beautiful and mastered/creative grooves more than make up for it. Have a good/happy Gaddish Groove playin'! : )