The guitarists in David Bowie’s musical share private experiences of the band and the gear that captures the sound and spirit of his iconic songs. Mingus is remembered right now as a result of the music he produced was no much less risky and unpredictable than he was. As soon as out of the ranks of such smoothies as Stan Getz and Duke Ellington, Mingus assembled more leathery musicians — among them sax screamers like Eric Dolphy, Rahsaan Roland Kirk and George Adams — forming huge bands barely held together by spit and the instructions Mingus shouted midtune as though he had been herding cattle.
Not since Gene Krupa’s signature drum solo in Benny Goodman’s Sing, Sing, Sing,” has there been a drummer who can declare as much recognizable originality as Ringo Starr. There are many Beatles songs that may be easily identified strictly via one in every of Starr’s … Read More