Ben Pollock--now there was a drummer, one of the finest that ever lived! He used to be with the New Orleans Rhythm Kings, and he produced as good a beat as I've heard. When he got behind you, he'd really make you go--yes, he'd send you.
Nat Hentoff and Nat Shapiro, Hear Me Talkin' To Ya: The Classic Story of Jazz as Told by the Men Who Made It (London, 1992), p. 278. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1435568751764 accessed: 29 January, 2023
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jazz drum music
written by Miles Davis
|performed by Ben Pollock|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors|