How old is drummer Chester Thompson?

How old is drummer Chester Thompson?

72 years (11 December 1948)
Chester Thompson/Age

Who did Chester Thompson play drums for?

Genesis
Santana1984 – 1984Bee GeesThe Mothers of Invention1973 – 1974Era
Chester Thompson/Music groups

Who played drums with Phil Collins?

Chester Thompson
Bio. Chester Thompson is a renowned drummer/percussionist, highly regarded for his ability to move seamlessly between multiple genres. Thompson’s known best for his work with Genesis and Phil Collins, with whom he shared the worldwide stage, as well as time in the studio, for over 30 years.

Is Chester Thompson retired?

Chester Thompson
Born December 11, 1948 Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Genres Jazz progressive rock pop rock jazz fusion
Instruments Drums percussion piano keyboards
Years active 1970–present

What is the best drum solo ever?

Here are the 20 best drum solos of all time, ranked.

  1. Buddy Rich — Concert for the Americas solo (1982)
  2. John Bonham — “Moby Dick,” Led Zeppelin (1970 performance)
  3. Neil Peart — “O Baterista,” Rush (2003 performance)
  4. Carl Palmer — “Rondo,” Emerson, Lake & Palmer (1970 performance)

What year did Chester Thompson join Genesis?

1977
When Chester Thompson joined Genesis as a drummer for the Wind and Wuthering tour in 1977, he had every reason to think it would be a short-term gig.

What is the hardest drum solo to play?

10 of the Hardest Songs to Play on Drums (With Videos)

  • The Dance of Eternity – Dream Theater.
  • La Villa Strangiato – Rush.
  • Moby Dick – Led Zeppelin.
  • Ticks and Leeches – Tool.
  • Bleed – Meshuggah.
  • Goliath – The Mars Volta.
  • Sedation Deprivation – Nerve.
  • The Violation – Fleshgod Apocalypse.

    72 years (December 11, 1948)

    Did Chester Thompson play with Santana?

    With the Santana Band, from 1983 to 2009 Chester Thompson found both the ideal steady gig–one that is a source of inspiration as well as a vehicle for expression as a musical artist.

    Is Chester Thompson still drumming?

    Chester Cortez Thompson (born December 11, 1948) is an American drummer best known for his tenures with Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention and the progressive rock band Genesis….

    Chester Thompson
    Instruments Drums percussion piano keyboards
    Years active 1970–present

    Is Chester Thompson touring with Genesis?

    Chester Thompson, the band’s longtime touring drummer, will not. (Thompson played drums on the Genesis tours allowing Collins to concentrate on singing, although there were always two drum kits on stage.)

    Who did Chester Thompson play with?

    Chester Thompson/Music groups

    Is Chester Thompson still playing drums?

    Thompson has performed with his jazz group, the Chester Thompson Trio, since 2011….

    Chester Thompson
    Instruments Drums percussion piano keyboards
    Years active 1970–present