Saturday, June 19, 2010
Some fine drumming here from young lion Neal Smith. I first heard Neal a few years ago with pianist Cyrus Chestnut's trio. I was mightily impressed then and he is really playing great these days.
Here's a few shots showing Neal's tremendous command of the instrument:
Here's an interview with Neal from the Bosphorus cymbal company:
Be on the lookout for this album of Neal's from the Small's Live record label: