Top Ten Greatest Ever Drum Intros

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  1. Omen

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    Rhythm Magazine's Top Ten Greatest Ever Drum Intros Poll Results

    1. Van Halen, "Hot For Teacher" - Drummer: Alex Van Halen
    2. Rush, "Spirit of Radio" - Drummer: Neil Peart
    3. Guns N' Roses, "You Could Be Mine" - Drummer: Matt Sorum
    4. Led Zeppelin, "Rock And Roll" - Drummer: John Bonham
    5. Queens of the Stone Age, "A Song For The Dead" - Drummer: Dave Grohl
    6. Led Zeppelin, "When The Levee Breaks" - Drummer: John Bonham
    7. Judas Priest, "Painkiller" - Drummer: Scott Travis
    8. Nirvana, "Smells Like Teen Spirit" - Drummer: Dave Grohl
    9. Foo Fighters, "My Hero" - Drummer: Dave Grohl
    10. Iron Maiden, "Where Eagles Dare" - Drummer: Nicko McBrain


     
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    Hard to argue with that list

    The GNR tune YCBM at #3 is a personal favorite. .. almost the perfect fuck you song
     
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    United Forces - S.O.D.
     
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    So Grohl is the best drummer of all time?
     
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    Maybe not for the intro (but an argument can be made), but Ginger's drums on Cream's "White Room" are just fantastic.
     
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    Lust for Life -- Stooges w/Sales on drums
     
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    less is more.
     
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    "You could be mine" would have been so much better with Steven Adler on drums.
     
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    Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater) is my pick.
     
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    What about The Beatles The End?
     
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    Music is subjective so I try to just ignore shit, but holy fuck, that is a really clueless statement to make. Please tell me you were just being really sarcastic. REALLY sarcastic. Or that maybe Matt Sorum blew you off when you tried to get an autograph or he killed your puppy or something...
     
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    You Could Be Mine was the first song that popped in my head, for whatever reason.. good intro.
     
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    Not a bad list.


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    That's a good call. Horrible, despicable human being; but he really was deft on the sticks.

    I sometimes listen to Cream, though, and wonder if his jazz-style was just a little bit of an odd fit for a blues-rock outfit. He's great and I agree with "White Room;" and I love his playing on "Deserted Cities" (he POUNDS on the drums during the solo); but I sometimes feel that Cream was really two bands: Eric/Bruce and Ginger doing his own thing.
     
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    I thought for sure this would be on there


     
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    Spirit of Radio starts off with guitar. Change that to "Mystic Rythyms" also by Rush.
     
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    first of all, no wipeout = list fail!

    painkiller should be way higher, and smells like teen spirit has NO right to be on there otherwise better than most of these type of lists
     
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