I check the obituaries at Variety.com fairly regularly. That’s not as morbid as it sounds.
There are a lot of fascinating people who, although well known within the industry, are unknown to me. Variety is a great resource to learn their stories.
Case in point: Variety recently reported on the death of Charles Connor, who created a whole new style of drumming, “choo-choo,” to fit the unique style of Little Richard. You can read his story HERE, and hear his style below:
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