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Old 10-18-2011, 03:11 PM
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Default Re: Keith Moon

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Originally Posted by Doctor Dirt View Post
... other than having tons of energy and being a total maniac I heard nothing that any drug induced half way talented drummer couldn't come up with.
I think not ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4BBQMjbX3c ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z4VUVOOYARg Moonie played the right parts for the songs.

He was such a character that it overshadowed the fact that there was more imagination in his playing than he's credited for ... plus quick thinking and insane amounts of energy. The showmanship was just a bonus.


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Free form jamming needs to be left to the pros with talent not some kids that are very "limited" in what they know.
Um, The Who might not have been session or jazz guys but they were pros ... in fact, they were so pro that they didn't have to teach to help pay the bills like many pros do :)
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