Beware of Mr. Baker!

A documentary about drumming legend Ginger Baker paints a picture of a man who was good on the drums but not so good in his personal relationships. “Beware of Mr. Baker” surprises people who thought that the drummer wouldn’t make it past the 1980s. A twenty year heroin addiction may be the reason for his horrible personality, but it’s just as likely that he’s simply not a nice guy. A review of the film on independent. ie says that the drummer has worked with many wonderful musicians over the years, but unsurprisingly, no band he was in lasted very long. Read more here: Cream of the crop of the drummers

28th Oct 2014

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