Ginger Baker

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:22:43 GMT

PGH City Paper

Music To Sweep To 13: Fela Kuti
PGH City Paper
You can read all about this story online, or watch all about it in the 1971 documentary Ginger Baker In Africa, which is how I first discovered Kuti, via a great class at Pitt called Music of Africa. (I don't know if he's still there, but it was taught ...

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:30:40 GMT

Surfer Magazine (blog)

Above The Roar: So Close You Can Almost Smell It
Surfer Magazine (blog)
Another thing interrupting my jackhammer flow is that I'm reconfiguring all three sites—Encyclopedia, History, Roar—so they're linked up, synched up, jamming together in the heaviest and tightest possible way, a power trio, like Cream before Ginger ...

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:29:08 GMT

San Antonio Current

Between Chance and Choice: Dane Rousay Presents Solo Percussion Debut
San Antonio Current
Or, depending on your musical education, taste, and generation, perhaps you're thinking of Ginger Baker or John Bonham or Keith Moon or Neil Peart or Ringo—though even most casual listeners would probably agree that he totally doesn't belong in that ...