DRUMMERWORLD OFFICIAL DISCUSSION FORUM   

Go Back   DRUMMERWORLD OFFICIAL DISCUSSION FORUM > Drummers

Drummers Topic Name = Drummer's Name. Use this forum to discuss the drummers profiled on DrummerWorld

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 03-06-2007, 06:06 PM
Pocketman's Avatar
Pocketman Pocketman is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: New York
Posts: 223
Default Richie Hayward

Anyone else out there a fan of this guy? If you don't know who he is, he has been the long time drummer for the band Little Feat. His style is very original. Loose, funky yet with a lot of strength and passion. He was doing half time shuffle beats back in the 70's and his splash playing is cool too.

Just search Little Feat on Youtube and you should get some nice clips. He is still out there on tour playing a big drumset to boot as well!

My favortie track of his is "Hate To Lose Your Lovin" off of the Let It Roll album. Dynamite!
__________________
"There are vitamins in volume." - Tony Williams
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-06-2007, 07:00 PM
fusssion
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Re: Richie Hayward

My fav is the Robert Plant LP, Shakin' and Stirred !! WOW!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-06-2007, 07:03 PM
Paul Quin Paul Quin is offline
Pioneer Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Tampa, Florida
Posts: 553
Default Re: Richie Hayward

Absolutely one of the most undersung, innovative players out there. I read once that he used to drive Lowell George crazy because he could never pay the same tune the same way twice. Check out Fat Man in the Bathtub from the Waiting for Columbus CD. An amazing player who encapsulates that New Orleans groove thing within a more traditional west coast rock paradigm. You just got to love him!

Paul

PS> I am fairly sure there is a thread on Richie Hayward in the Drummers - this should probably be moved over there!!

Last edited by Paul Quin; 03-06-2007 at 07:37 PM. Reason: to note prior thread
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-06-2007, 07:12 PM
Just Drums's Avatar
Just Drums Just Drums is offline
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 944
Default Re: Richie Hayward

I attended a Richie clinic about 15 years ago. Great player! Great guy!
__________________
Shane Fowlkes
Just Drums, Five-Star Shop
http://www.JustDrumsOnline.com
804.794.1667
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-07-2007, 03:39 AM
Pete Stoltman's Avatar
Pete Stoltman Pete Stoltman is offline
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 788
Default Re: Richie Hayward

Yep there is a thread about him in the drummers section and usually his name gets mentioned when threads about underrated drummers come up. What the others have said goes for me too..he's the bomb-diggity!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-07-2007, 04:01 AM
KCMcC's Avatar
KCMcC KCMcC is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: RVA
Posts: 221
Default Re: Richie Hayward

"Time Loves A Hero" from that same Waiting for Columus CD.


yes!
YES!
YEEEESSSSS!
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-12-2007, 02:52 AM
Bobhead's Avatar
Bobhead Bobhead is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Illinois, USA
Posts: 204
Default Re: Richie Hayward

I love his playing. I didn't come to know him from Little Feat but rather from his drum work on Robert Plant's solo records. Awesome. "Shaken and Stirred" album by Plant sounds a bit dated now and some weird songs onthere, but the drumming is incredible with great grooves and very cool fills. I would check it out.

I'm sure they'll move this thread under the DRUMMERS area of the forum.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-13-2007, 01:12 AM
Classic Bruce's Avatar
Classic Bruce Classic Bruce is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 5
Default Re: Richie Hayward

Richie will be in the April/May/June issue of the mag. Great player, I saw him several years back with Paul Rogers, he killed!
__________________
Bruce Jeansonne
CLASSIC DRUMMER
www.classicdrummer.com
www.myspace.com/classicdrummermagazine
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 09-14-2007, 03:15 PM
slingerland755's Avatar
slingerland755 slingerland755 is offline
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 786
Default Re: Richie Hayward

I saw the "Shaken and Stirred" tour way on back in the day. I was like...who is this guy? He floored me. What a style! Very unique. Too bad I haven't heard much from him since then.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




All times are GMT +2. The time now is 12:33 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Bernhard Castiglioni's DRUMMERWORLD.com