best rock drummers?

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    i can think of a few. certainly this guy's near the top of the list

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    pfffft....Neil Peart.

    Debate over.
     
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    Rock drummers. Hmmm - I'd say Ginger Baker but I think he was a recognised jazz drummer before he joined up with Bruce and Clapton. Unless there's a major objection I'll nominate Baker as mine.
     
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    neil peart is a great drummer, but rush sucks.
     
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    good choice, i believe charlie watts is a pretty fair jazz drummer as well.

    but i like him
     
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    them's fightin' words! :evil:
     
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    i thought i did.

    before my son started taking lessons, he learned a lot from some videos by neil peart. i thought at the time that rush sucked, and i've seen no reason to adjust my opinion.
     
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    You don't have to! People like Rush, or they don't. I liked them in college, now, if I hear a song by them it brings back great memories, but I don't have any of their albums.


    Neil Peart is a great drummer tho, I would pick Buddy Rich, but he's not a "rock drummer"
     
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    Peart and Baker and Moon....are definitely 3 DAM great drummers...hard to beat em....

    other good ones....

    John Bonham

    Carl Palmer

    Cozy Powell ( Rainbow) was supposed to be the fastest....
     

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