earl palmer

  1. K.O.

    Semi OT and very raunchy but.....

    Warning: Do not proceed if you are easily offended or have a low tolerance for raunchy 1970's type humor. I was watching a DVD of a movie called "Loose Shoes" last night. I had found it in a thrift store earlier in the day and was curious enough to shell out a dollar for it. I had never heard...
  2. Scott K Fish

    Carol Kaye: I Never Really Wanted to Do Studio Work

    Carol Kaye: I Never Really Wanted to Do Studio Work SKF NOTE: In the early 1980s, when I spoke with musician Carol Kaye, I felt incredibly fortunate. I still feel that way. I was working to put together a history of rock drummers that, at times, was tough to piece together. This was...
  3. Scott K Fish

    Earl Palmer: I Wasn't Quite Sure What I Wanted to Do with My Life

    Earl Palmer: I Wasn't Quite Sure What I Wanted to Do with My Life SKF NOTE: I had this phone conversation with Earl Palmer on February 28, 1981. This is another of my Modern Drummer History of Rock Drumming five-part series backgrounder interviews. I am so grateful to be posting these...
  4. Scott K Fish

    Hal Blaine: You Gotta Watch, Learn, Listen

    Hal Blaine: You Gotta Watch, Learn, Listen SKF NOTE: Hal Blaine was a great friend to Modern Drummer magazine while I was on staff. It would not surprise me to know Hal is still a great friend to MD. In the early 1980's, when I was writing The History of Rock Drumming for MD, Hal was always...
  5. Scott K Fish

    Earl Palmer on Motown, New Orleans, Los Angeles

    SKF NOTE: I recently found, and started posting here, transcripts of short phone interviews I did in the early 1980’s while gathering data for my five-part Modern Drummer series, The History of Rock Drumming. As I've said before, it may be hard to believe in 2015, but in the early 1980’s there...
  6. Scott K Fish

    Sharkey Hall: Third Man on Call in the Studios

    Sharkey Hall: Third Man on Call in the Studios by Scott K Fish SKF NOTE: This short interview with Ed Sharkey Hall is another of background info gathering session for my History of Rock Drumming series. Read my first posting of background info for the series. I wouldn't swear to it in a Court...
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