Originally Posted by Pollyanna
Thing is, for example ... most of us probably love Bonzo's playing. But he no doubt had tons of ideas we know nothing about - at least I don't. Only last year I found out that he based has famous intro to Rock and Roll on Johnny B Goode - it's just the guitar riff on drums. There's a lot we "down here" don't know.
Interesting, I didn't know that :)
What's more, some of these drummers listed have also influenced each others as well as influencing thousands of non-pro drummers. :)