Tommy Taylor

COUNTRY United States      
GROUP ERIC JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER CROSS      

Biography

BORN IN:
Denton, Texas in 1957

LIVES IN:
Austin, Texas

DRUMMING SINCE:
1966

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT(S):
The Eighty Sixxed, Antone's Blue Monday Band, Reunion (dance and casuals group together for 41 years!), The Number 9 Orchestra (Beatles/Lennon Tribute)

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S):
Gary Chester, Hal Blaine, Bruno Carr, Ringo, Charlie Watts, Earl Palmer, Fred Below, Simon Kirke, Mitch Mitchell, Ginger Baker, B J Wilson, Nigel Olson...too many to list.

FAVORITE ALBUM PLAYED ON:
"Christopher Cross", Christopher Cross

FAVORITE ALBUM DIDN'T PLAY ON:
"Free Free At Last", album "Highway" by Free

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
1. Playing two sold out nights at the London Palladium
2. Meeting Smokey Robinson

FAVORITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
I'm very old school - I love AA cymbals.

Nik Pesut

Carly Rae Jepsen

Raanen Bozzio

Black Lodge, Lords Of The Damned, The Bmp

SAMI OSALA

Sunrise Avenue

Ryan Bennett

Eye Empire

Gene Hoglan

Dethklok, Fear Factory

 

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