Brought to you by FUNKNSTUFF.NET and hosted by Scott “DR GX” Goldfine — musicologist and author of “Everything Is on THE ONE: The First Guide of Funk” ― “TRUTH IN RHYTHM” is the interview show that gets DEEP into the pocket with contemporary music’s foremost masters of the groove. Become a TRUTH IN RHYTHM Member at https://www.patreon/truthinrhythm.
Featured in TIR Episode 287 (2 parts): Iconic funk, R&B, jazz and rock drummer Steve Ferrone! Among his seemingly endless list of musical accomplishments is being a member of Average White Band from 1974-1982, serving as Chaka Khan’s primary drummer from 1978 onward and beginning in 1994 serving as a member of Tom Petty’s Heartbreakers band.
Other top artists he has recorded with include the Emotions, Brothers Johnson, Jeffrey Osborne, George Benson, Teena Marie, Stanley Clarke, Steve Winwood, Duran Duran, Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton, Anita Baker, Bernie Worrell, Etta James, Marcus Miller and Johnny Cash. Plus he shares the amazing story of being on stage during Prince’s legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame performance of “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.”
RECORDED JANUARY 2023
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