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Re: The World's Most Interesting Drummer

Thanks Mike.

Glad you got a laugh out of it!

-----Original Message-----
From: mmichaelsmith619 <mmichaelsmith619@xxxxxxx>
To: Frank Smith <fsmith9095@xxxxxxx>
Cc: zeppelin <zeppelin@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tue, Jan 7, 2014 2:14 pm
Subject: Re: The World's Most Interesting Drummer

Sums it up. 
 enjoyed it rather, and for some reason I got a good laugh out of #9...I wish 
ost of today's drummers would trash their kits and go learn a trade instead. 

On Jan 7, 2014, at 11:51 AM, Frank Smith <fsmith9095@xxxxxxx> wrote:
 1) It is said that the atomic clock in Colorado gets its timing from John 
 2) His synchopated sonic symphony is credited with inspiring the exhaust notes 
f the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta and Citroen GT.
 3) 'Moby Dick' was used to dig the Chunnel. 
 4) His subtle timing and delicate wrists made 3 legendary Jazz drummers 
 5) His right foot was used as a pile driver to drill for oil in the North 
 6) His 30 minute drum solo once registered a 4.5 on the Richter scale during a 
oncert in Germany in March 1973.
 7) He once outplayed the entired percussion section of the London Philharmonic 
rchestra while simultaneously eating a sandwich in his right hand.
 8) Mathematicians have studied his timing to better understand pure math.
 9) All rock drummers threw away their sticks in 1969 after hearing the first 
ed Zeppelin album.
 10) His double bass attack was outlawed on 6 continents.
 11) God has 'Achille's Last Stand' set as the ringtone on his mobile phone.
 12) He coined the term "thrutch"
 13) His Hertfordshire steers had better rhythm than any other animals in the 
 14) 'When the Levee Breaks' is the national anthem in the South Sudan.
 15) Recordings of his footsteps are sampled even to this day.
 16) Certain rare South American birds changed their mating calls to emulate 
is ching ring.
 17) His great-grandchildren will be born with perfect rhythm and perfect 
 18) His shadow is in color and larger than Ginger Baker's
 19)  The Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland will be adding two more rings to 
mulate John's symbol.
 20) All traffic lights would turn green whenever John was driving.