Greatest Drummers of All Time

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261Ikmal Tobing
262Karl Brazil
263Neal Wilkinson
264Pete Cater
265Steve White
266Eddie Fisher
267Aki Hakala
268Shannon Larkin

Are you taking the piss of me, Shannon Larkin #231? His playing is great, and when he unleashes his full energy, Joy of playing, potential, and unique style... it's unreal. I bet the half of the voters here didn't even hear Shannon playing what he is capable of and at his best. Definitely deserves to be way higher.AT #231? Shows why 99,99 % of voters here are dissing the list, LoL...But Seriously, His playing is great, as said unreal and Wicked... Definitely deserves to be way higher.

269Zbigniew Robert Prominski
270Lori Peters
271Munetaka Higuchi
272Ryan Seaman
273Tommy Ardolino

Perhaps one of the most under rated and unkowns of great drumming. Tommy Ardolino was the drummer for NRBQ, who's nearly 40 year career of playing college campuses and small venues through out the U.S. was literally a best kept secret, except to all those die hard fans out there. I hade the pleasure of not only seeing and enjoying the band numerous times, but also getting to meet and tal with him a bit after one of their shows at The Turning Point in Piermont NY. Tom was a very unique drummer, maybe the most so, in that he deliberately, but perfectly, played behind the beat, but with such accuracy, that only a trained ear could distinguish this. It gave the band a unique sound and feel that will never be replicated ever again, especially since Tom has recently passed away. A crying shame if you ask me. But while he was alive and playing with NRBQ, he gave us some of the most stunning drum performances ever experienced by an audience, and also contributed to the band's comedy act as ...more

274Zac Farro

Although he doesn't chop like a metal drummer, he is the best drummer I've heard.

275Josh Devine
276Devon Thomas Van Winkle
277Sonny Emmory

Sonny played with EWF and is as accomplished as any of the drummers on this list. You should watch a few of his performances.. He has won a grammy to boot... Come on...
This is not a popularity contest.. For example, Phil Collins was in one of the great bands, but I would not rate him one of the great drummers... Please!

278Jordan Mancino
279Chad SzeligaChad Szeliga is an American drummer and percussionist from Elyria, Ohio. He is best known as the former drummer for the band Breaking Benjamin.

How can he not be on this list? He is the talented drummer of Breaking Benjamin. And so humble as well! He believes that anyone can play the drums

280Jesus Castro Buylla
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