Give the Drummer Some!

Give the Drummer Some!

The beat goes on as Jim and Greg focus on the role of drummers in rock music with drummer Joe Wong. Wong also hosts a podcast on drummers called The Trap Set. They also pick some of their favorite drummers and favorite drum beats in rock. Also, an interview with the prolific drummer Bernard Purdie.

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Featured Songs

The Beatles Come Together Apple 1969
Led Zeppelin Rock And Roll Atlantic 1971
James Brown Funky Drummer King 1970
Wild Flag Romance Merge 2011
Little Richard And His Band Heeby-Jeebies Specialty 1956
Michael Jackson Billie Jean Epic 1982
Earth Wind and Fire Can’t Hide Love Columbia 1975
Rush Tom Sawyer Mercury 1981
Elvin Jones Agappe Love Blue Note 1970
The Rolling Stones Paint It Black Decca 1966
Battles Atlas Warp 2007
Can Paperhouse United Artists 1971
The Who Young Man Blues Decca 1970
The Who I Can See For Miles Track 1967
Dennis Coffey Scorpio Sussex 1971
Queen Fat Bottomed Girls EMI 1978
Violent Femmes Blister In the Sun Slash 1983
Phil Collins In The Air Tonight Virgin 1981
Fela Kuti Zombie Coconut 1976
Aretha Franklin Rock Steady Atlantic 1971
Led Zeppelin Dazed and Confused Atlantic 1969
Led Zeppelin Stairway To Heaven Atlantic 1971
Public Image Ltd. Under the House Virgin 1981
Led Zeppelin When the Levee Breaks Atlantic 1971
Sleater-Kinney Youth Decay Kill Rock Stars 2000
XTC Senses Working Overtime Virgin 1982
James Brown I Got the Feelin’ King 1968
Rolling Stones Honky Tonk Woman Decca 1969
The Stairsteps O-o-h Child Buddah 1970
Doris Troy Just One Look Atlantic 1963
Gil Scott-Heron The Revolution Will Not Be Televised Flying Dutchman 1974
The Exciters Tell Him United Artists 1962
Melvin Bliss Synthetic Substitution Sunburst 1973
Public Enemy Don’t Believe The Hype Def Jam 1988
Ultra Magnetic M.C.s Ego Trippin’ Next Plateau 1986
Naughty By Nature O.P.P. (instrumental version) Tommy Boy 1991
EPMD I’m Housin’ Fresh 1988
Wale Lacefrontin’ Maybach Music 2011
Steely Dan Home At Last ABC 1977
Jawbreaker Bivouac Tupelo Recording Company 1992
The Replacements Answering Machine Twin/Tone 1984
The Replacements Kids Don’t Follow Twin/Tone 1982
The Replacements Unsatisfied Twin/Tone 1984
The Replacements Breakdown Twin/Tone 1985