Best Rock Drummers
The Contenders: Page 10
He's amazing to watch live!
He was good when with Three Doors Down as their touring drummer, but when he joined Nickelback as a member of the band, that was when the talent that had been lurking underneath the surface was finally allowed to be seen.
Unleashing a creative and artistic prowess, he's much more than just a basic meat and potatoes kind of player, not one to shy away from trying different set ups, techniques and sounds.
And the passion and excitement he exhibits when playing live, especially during his solo, is contagious, making what are normally long drawn out ego boosting drum solos into something quite enjoyable and leaving you wanting to hear and see more.
Daniel is An amazing drummer, and is a member of the best band of the world! Nickelback! He is very talented, will become a legend in some years!
Talented drummer, very comfortable with the drum sticks, and he's from Nickelback so...
An inspiring musician and very good artist on the scene!V 4 Comments
see his drum solo in youtube? he is the best - ronluna
HE'S WONDERFUL WITH THE DRUMMS, HIS HANDS ARE MAGIC... KISSES - alejasol
The best drummer, the best person. The only one who deserves this.V 1 Comment
Seriously? All the way down here. Go listen to some of their music and see how awesome he really is. There is no way that Travis Barker should be ahead of Matt Helders and there's no way that Tommy Lee should even be on this list to begin with.
115?!? Hasn't anyone listened to the arctic monkeys? The drumming in those songs is incredible. He is awesome. He should be WAY higher on the list!
One of the best drummer of the new generation of rockers. Not just a drummer, a musician. And actually, sings and plays at the dame time. A powerful man.
Brianstorm? Pretty visitors? No? Ok. I know there are better ones but he should be at least top 50V 7 Comments
AMAZING drummer not to mention all-round sweet, genuine person. Gotta love Robin Goodridge... He deserves this!
The sweetest, most genuine man I've ever met! And can rock those drums like none other!
Robin is an amazing drummer and such a rad dude! So great to the fans & so deserving of recognition! YOU THE MAN ROBIN!
Robin in my opinion should rise high on this List! Anchor Man~BUSH! Always rocks it with his all! Major Fan of this Man!V 4 Comments
This gut is an unsung hero. Just listen to any incubus song and try to play the drums to it. He has such a unique style that you can't copy it. It takes more tan a while to learn his style. Compared to others on this list he shuld be higher.
jose passilas is an inspiration to me as a drummer his style is incorporated into my playing and I have learned only a small number of his songs and I'm grade 5
Jose has amazing talent, and is an all around drummer, adopting his skills from the best like Neil Peart and Stuart Copeland. Great Drummer.
Jose should be in top 10. What a style, so many genres. Just go and hear some incubus album, you will change your mind. My inspiration.V 7 Comments
Chuck Comeau is the best human being and best drummer ever! He's an example of hard work and really passionate about music, he is always doing his best for the band!
Awesome... This drumer from simple plan band. He is the best man. Way we don't vote for him I like him so much more than any one
I can't believe that he'd be the 284th drummer of the world. He's so much better. And I think Simple Plan deserve this. Because they're my number one since 2002.
Chuck is the bestV 19 Comments
I believe that the only reason that this guy isn't higher up on the list is because The Mars Volta isn't very mainstream. Were they more well know, then he would be one of the top 10 at least. Maybe number 2 right behind Danny Carrey. I saw The Mars Volta live and they were amazing, and Jon Theodore wasn't an exception.
Hands down the best drummer I have ever seen live (and I've seen most of the living, highly regarded rock drummers). It's a shame he is no longer with The Mars Volta, as their music hasn't been the same since. In what was an all-around immensely talented band, it was impossible not to be glued to him during their live shows.
come on!!! He must be the best or among the best five drummers in the world, He has a unique style, a style not heard long ago.... for me the best!
He has unique and progressive style in The Mars Volta and catchy hip-hop grooves in One Day As A Lion. Very versatileV 1 Comment
He should be higher he makes verry good drum beats that complement the rest of the music extremely well
Matt has been one of my favorite drummers since the birth of Mudvayne.. I'd give him a perfect 10
Very technical and very underrated.V 1 Comment
Ah, one of my favorite black metal bands. Dimmu Borgir. This guy can keep a super fast bass drum beat while keepin up to beat with cymbals and snares like no one else can. He is amazing and i like many of their songs just for the drumming.
Easily the fastest and best drummer ever. Just listen to the opening of 'For the World to Dictate Our Death' to see what I mean.
Should be a lot higher up than this the guy is a legend and nightwish would definitely not be the same without his style of drumming
Best drummer ever, passion player
He's the best, should be in the top 10.
Outstanding! Will be missed on the new album.V 2 Comments
He is the best. Lots of heart and soul in his drumming.
He's a REALLY good drummer. He looks like he always enjoys playing the drums and he is really nice. He can also make other people smile as he drums because he is so funny.
He is a really good drummer and he put so much heart into it. He always look so happy and that is so unique for a drummer.
He is a great drummer in his own right. He works very hard to keep up with the rest of the band.
Constantly practicing, and working. He really is the best drummer in my opinion. Beside, playing funk on drums isn't easy, and he makes it look so easy. And he looks like he's having so much fun while he's playing every song.
Love this drummer ^_^V 5 Comments
Damn Most Of The this Drúmmers on the top can�'t play near good than The V, why I never hear a drum solo from Metallica hah or the rest. -
Check out some tracks from Peter Gabriel's "Secret World Live". Unbelievable stuff. Especially "Come Talk to Me".V 1 Comment
Listen to "It's Far Better To Learn" by Saosin and you will understand Alex's true talent. The only trouble is trying to find him on the internet when all that comes up is an overrated baseball player
Listen to Vocies and collaspe on the Saosin self titled album and you will know this guy is going to be a one of the best drummers of all time.
I can't even believe he's not on this list! he should be at least near slipknot and avenged sevenfold.
Watch live videos of saosin on YouTube, he is a monster on drums especially on live performancesV 1 Comment
This Cat should be #1 HANDS DOWN! I have never to this date seen anyone as good as Dennis, and believe me I eat, drink, and sleep music... Dennis you ROCK my friend...V 1 Comment
Extremely talented musician and especially drummer. He should be in the top 20
Listen to 'Every teardrop is a waterfall'. He is awesome!
Oh will is the best drummer
He's amazing.V 1 Comment
best drummer out there
good all around
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