How Well Do You Know Your Drummers Giveaway

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drummeresgiveaway Happy International Drummers Month! To celebrate, we're kicking things off by testing your knowledge of rock's most famous drummers with another edition of How Well Do You Know... And it's a tough one! (There are some trick questions in the mix.) Are you up for the challenge? Check out the awesome prize package that you have a chance of winning:

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1) Which drummer below is also known as the "Thunder God?" a. Dave Grohl of Nirvana b. Animal of the Muppets c. Richard Allen of Def Leppard d. Ringo Starr of The Beatles 2) Which of these women isn't a drummer? a. Meg White of the White Stripes b. Georgia Hubley of Yo La Tengo d. Kim Deal of the Pixies d. Karen Carpenter of the Carpenters 3) Which of these drummers died before they turned 40? a. Eric Carr of Kiss b. John Bonham of Led Zeppelin c. Keith Moon of the Who d. Jeff Porcaro of Toto 4) Name the drummers of these bands: a. Queen b. Rush c. Police d. Foo Fighters 5) And just because we want to know: Who do you consider the best drummer of all time and why? (There is no incorrect answer here...unless, of course, you don't name a drummer.) Post your answers below by Sunday, November 10, at 8 pm PT. The first person with the most correct answers will win all three (3) Rockabye Baby CDs. Good luck!

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  • 1. C
    2. D
    3. B,C, & D
    4. Roger Taylor, Neil Peart, Stewart Copeland, & Taylor Hawkins

    5. Dave Lombardo (Slayer)

    Eric Peterson on
  • sorry for the reposts, my email was incorrect, also the ladies one was the trick question =), I caught myself after I posted my original answer ha!good one
    Richard Allen of Def Leppard
    All the ladies played percussion
    John Bonham of Led Zeppelin
    a. Queen – Roger Taylor
    b. Rush – Neil Peart
    c. Police – Stuart Copeland
    d. Foo Fighters -Taylor Hawkins
    Neil Peart always comes to mind for me just for his techinques and amzing fills.There’s so many amazing drummers for so many reasons though. -

    Anthony Pellegrino on
  • 1-Rick Allen
    2-Kim Deal
    3-John Bonham, Keith Moon & Jeff Porcaro
    4-Queen: Roger Taylor
    Rush: John Rutsey, followed by Niel Pert
    Police: Stewart Copeland
    Foo Fighters: William Goldsmith, followed by Taylor Hawkins.
    5-There are a lot of great drummers. I love Niel Pert and Chad Sexton. Don’t hate on 311, they’ve had some really great music! Have you ever seen them play Applied Science live? It’s amazing.

    Teri Gillon on
  • Brad O’Brien
    1. Thunder god-Rick Allen
    2. Not a drummer: Kim Deal
    3. B,C and D died before 40
    4. Queen: Roger Taylor, Rush: Neil Peart, Police: Stewart Copeland, Foo Fighters: Taylor Hawkins
    5. Best Drummer: Clint Hyndman from Something for Kate. Look him up. You wont be disappointed.

    Brad O'Brien on
  • 1. C..Richard Allen
    2. C..Kim Deal
    3. B..John,C..Keith & D..Jeff
    4. Queen..Roger Taylor
    Rush…Neal Peart
    The Police.. Stewart Copeland
    and as far as the Foo Fighters goes-
    94-97..Dave Grohl
    95-97..William Goldsmith
    97-Present..Taylor Hawkins drummer ever, hmmmm? good question! There are so many great drummers (Danny Carey,Chad Smith,Dave Grohl,Neal Peart,Moose {BFMV}, The Rev,Mike Portnoy{♡me some A7X}, John Dolmayan {there’s just something about SOAD that gets me going}, Vinnie Paul{♡♡♡Pantera} to name just a few) it’s hard to choose just one! but since I have to pick I am going to have to go with The Deftones’ Abe Cunningham for always staying true to himself, the band and to the music. not to mention I’ve always had a little bit of a crush on that handsome fella!

    christeena on

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