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.

Steve White

Eve, Leela James

Woongwon Han

Prelude, Trio Closer, Syd Electric Ensemble

Rainer Kind

Tyson Unrau

The Color

Danny Thompson

Face To Face

 

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