I got to meet Buddy Rich at a Schmitt music visit/seminar in Edina MN back in 1971 there were only 5 of us there. It was amazing what he could do!
Neil in his element.
Most people who have a clue who Ginger Baker is would probably be astonished to learn he's still breathing. Even by 1960s standards, Baker—best known as the manic drummer in that short-lived totem of supergroup wretched excess, Cream—was self-destructive at an Olympic level, making Vincent van Gogh look like a timid sort of fellow in love with his 401(k)