His drum set was the ticket to join The Quarrymen. Colin Hanton didn’t stick around long enough to become a Beatle, but he has some stories.
Gary Paxton had great “ears” when it came to producing hits. But his wild personal life was both colorful –and dangerous.
As early as 1925, women were behind the drum kits, keeping time for their pop bandmates. A look at some legendary lady drummers.
Thom Bell has been called “the black Burt Bacharach” — and for very good reason. The string of hits he’s written and produced is impressive.