Best Rock Drummers

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201 Phil Selway Phil Selway Philip James "Phil" Selway is an English musician, singer, and songwriter best known as the drummer of English rock group Radiohead.

The most amazingly accurate drummer of all time - MilesG102

He's the most artistic, his drumming is far from being by the numbers, it adds a sharp new dimension of atmosphere to the songs
I can't believe he's at the 150th position when such generic no talents are in the top 10. - PinkflASHES

Best use of irregular timings ever.

202 Jean-Paul Gaster

Definitely worth mentioning more than some of these "drummers" from cheesy bands. He stands out from every album they do.

Great creativity and exceptional timing and rhythm, definitely a stand out drummer

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203 Ashton Irwin Ashton Irwin

I know 5 seconds of summer is still a very young band but I think they're going to be really the next EPIC pop/rock band EVER! So maybe you should check them out

Ashton is an amazing drummer. Proven by recent videos too! He won 'Biggest Drum Personality' beating Travis Barker, Tommy Lee, and even Ringo Starr! If you go to a 5 Seconds of Summer show, you would be blown away by the drum show he puts on!

Ashton is great, his personality makes him even better. His drumming soothes me. Really great live too!

EVERY DRUMMER IS UNDERRATED COMPARED TO THIS BRAT! >:(

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204 Cesar Zuiderwijk

Ask a few of this lists top drummers and they'll tell you: Cesar should be at least 199 places up!

This is the best drummer ever. I've been to his concert (band Golden Earring)
He played the stars of heaven and he is no longer the youngest

The most talented drummer of all-time.
Most people don't know how creative this guy actually is.

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206 Matt Tong

"Tong then sat at the drum kit and what they heard according to the three was "Magic, It's a sound we thought could possibly never exist"-There right if we thought Travis baker was fast... haven't seen Matt.. not only fast but he knows when to be heard when to be silent and invokes a feeling using anything necessary (ie guitar pedal) used in the song "Uniform" He deserves top 10 if not number 1 - Dame

The world's catchiest drummer. Listen to the outro to Helicopter by Bloc Party and you'll see what I mean. His fills are my favorite in all of rock, and Silent Alarm is one of the best rock drum albums out there. It's a shame he left Bloc Party; he's an absolute beast on the kit.

207 Mario Duplantier Mario Duplantier Mario Duplantier is a French musician and artist best known as the drummer of technical death metal band Gojira.

Too bad most people here don't like death metal. They would appreciate Mario Duplantier more, then.

Really mesmerizing drumming deserves at least to be at top 15

Come on he need to be in top five to make that top realistic!

Top 10 easily... He is even better live

208 John "Turbo" Leitch

Number one drummer in Or. Outside of Portland Oregon and Vacnouver Washington. John was called Turbo and you can only guess he is not just a drummer he is vocals and an entertainer. He believes you always do your best and you never let down your fans never. He has trained under world drummers. He had dedicated his life to music he is single no children, because he knows Music is number one to him. He drives a band to perfection. He can move a mountain with his music. Turbo was first introduced to Rush as a kid by his older brother, once he heard Rush he told his brother I am going to be better then them. He has made Drumming his Life and on stage he is bigger than life. He plays and puts on a show no matter what. I can not tell you how good he is he is professional all Music all about the clicks.

A phenomenal drummer. Its hard to take your eyes off of him when he plays. He can play pretty much anything. From covers to originals. You name it, he can play it. He fits his nickname "Turbo" for sure. He rocks. If you haven't had the privilege of seeing him play, you're missing out. He isn't only a drummer, he is a great promoter and is willing to help anyone else out there succeed in the music industry. He is dedicated and driven and works extremely hard to be the best.

Has to be one of the up and coming drummers in the nation! With is uncanny ability to replicate covers! This kid is also driven! You have yet to see his best side! Originals! This kid will be moving up quick!

It's been a long time since I heard a drummer with this much talent!

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209 Jeremiah Green

Seriously, the best indie rock drummer ever to exist. Why is he this low? He deserves at least the top 50. Not necessarily better than Keith Moon or John Bonham, but one of the best for sure. Modest Mouse rules.

210 Atom Willard

Insanely Fast and Technical.
One of the best around right now.

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211 Dave Weckl Dave Weckl

Uhh? This list makes no sense. Some of the best are on the backside of 100.

How the hell is Dave Weckl #166? Top Ten should be as follows: Neil Peart, Buddy Rich, Dave Weckl, Mike Portnoy, Steve Gadd, Dennis Chambers, John Bonham, Keith Moon, David Garabaldi, Questlove.

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212 Phil Ehart

Kansas drummer is still one of the best out there. There diverse music ranges from a simple beat as in Point Of Know Return to a complex musical inspiration as is The Wall.

Deserves to be near the top.38 years as master drummer with Kansas

I think Phil Ehart is the Greatest!

No Way 343. Top 10 at least.

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213 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, song writer, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada (despite once claiming he was Part-Indian) and he is Christian . He is the son of an author, Pattie Mallet . ...read more.

Should be #1

214 Abe Cunningham

My favorite drummer. He puts hip-hop grooves into metal and makes it work. He has a very unique style and my favorite Deftones drum songs are One Weak, Birthmark, My Own Summer (Shove It), Digital Bath, Passenger, Needles And Pins, Hole In The Earth, and You've Seen The Butcher

amazing drummer... I challenge anyone to listen to rx queen or feiticeira and tell me different

Very solid. His drumming is an underrated aspect of the band. You can tell he puts his hand into it.

215 Nao Kawakita

Her crazy drumming and her sweet singing? I'm surprised she isn't sharing the first place with Yoshiki-kun.

216 Barriemore Barlow

John Bonham in an interview called Barriemore Barlow his favorite drummer and he is so underrated

unbelievable, one of the best drummers of all time. I dont see how he cant already be on here.

John Bonham' s favorite drummer!

Great drummer

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217 Uli Kusch

He was only with them for a few years but, man was he AMAZING... i wish he would have stayed on for there newest album. Listen to the solos in Hocus Pocus and you'll see why.

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218 Byron McMackin

dude this guy is sweet
and fast he and mike portnoy are the best.

219 Matt Nicholls

As great as some of the drummers up there!

Quick as hell!

Don't know if this is Matthew from Bring Me The Horizon, but gosh he is just great. Saw bmth live once so far and Matthew has blown me away with his drumming. He is literally 1 of many awesome drummers.

220 Ryan Seaman

One of the best and most inspirational Drummers of he has such a wide range of style can play anything and Everything :) NOT RECOGNIZED enough for what he is capable of.

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