Billy Cobham

COUNTRY Switzerland      
GROUP BILLY COBHAM BAND      

Biography

BORN IN:
Colon, Panama

LIVES IN:
Bern, Switzerland

DRUMMING SINCE:
1947

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT:
Billy Cobham Band

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S):
Roy Haynes, Elvin Jones, Ed Thigpen, Grady Tate, Louis Bellson, Papa Jo Jones, Mel Lewis,Tony Williams, Max Roach, Morris Goldenberg, Vic Firth, Buster Bailey, Buddy Rich, Ronnie Bedford, Sonny Payne and Rudy Collins.

FAVORITE ALBUM DIDN'T PLAY ON:
"Porgy and Bess", Miles Davis

CAREER HIGHLIGHT(S):
Performing in the Basel Tattoo with H.M. Grenadier Guard Jazz Ensemble, Summer 2011

FAVORITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
El Sabor

David "Young Professor" Cowan

Marilyn Mccoo & Billy Davis Jr. / One Tribe Nation / Phunk Organik Society

Doug Grant

Blaze Of Glory, Big Radio, Krome

Rob Green

Toploader

Chris Maldener

Thoughts Factory

Tony "TC" Coleman

Bb King, Tony Coleman Group