Tag Archive: Mick Avory

JIM RODFORD (1941-2018) – Gentleman and Bass Player Par Excellence;

It was with enormous sadness last night that I read Jim Rodford, latterday bass player of The Kinks, had died after falling down a flight of stairs. Rodford (76) was also a member of the Kast Off Kinks and a…
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GIVE ME THE BEAT BOYS – Let’s Hear It For Twenty Underrated Drummers

The accomplishments of Moonie, Bonzo, Charlie, Ginger, Peart, Grohl and Palmer are righty celebrated – but for now let the spotlight fall on these slick sticksters. This list is respectfully dedicated to Messrs Haywood, Helm, Waller and Porcaro, who sadly have all entered that…
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