Ginger Baker Redefined Rock Drumming

“Gifted with immense talent, and cursed with a temper to match, Ginger Baker combined jazz training with a powerful polyrhythmic style in the world’s first, and best, power trio …The London-born drummer introduced showmanship to the rock world with double-kick virtuosity and extended solos.”

Source: Ginger Baker, Cream Co-Founder Who Redefined Rock Drumming, Dead at 80 – Rolling Stone