drum master Neil Peart
has been crowned the greatest drummer of all time in a recent fan vote over on Consequence of Sound
Throughout the playoff, Neil has triumphed over Mitch Mitchell
of The Jimi Hendrix Experience
, The Who
's Keith Moon
, Mike Portnoy
of Dream Theater
, finally meeting late John Bonham
in the finals.
Crushing the Led Zeppelin
drummer with 87% to 13%, Neil has easily claimed the No. 1 title.
As for Bonzo, the second finalist went up against Bill Bruford
, Buddy Rich
's Danny Carrey
in the semi-finals.
Among other notable figures, Dave Grohl
dropped out against Portnoy in the second round, while Ringo Starr
and Ginger Baker
didn't even make it through the first round. Check out the full competition below.
Make sure to also check out Neil's rockin' solo in the embedded video and share your thoughts on this one - is Mr. Peart truly the greatest drummer of all time?