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Drummer and Drum Historian Max Weinberg.

Drummer and drum historian Max Weinberg. For over a decade, Weinberg was the drummer for Bruce Springstein's E Street Band. Now he leads the 7-piece band on Late Night With Conan O'Brien on NBC. Weinberg co-authored The Big Beat: Conversations with Rock's Great Drummers (Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1984). Now, he has produced and annotated a three-volume compilation of music performed by his favorite rock 'n roll drummers of the 50's, 60's and 70's. (Max Weinberg Presents: Let There Be Drums, Vols. 1-3. on the Rhino label. Available on compact disc and cassette.)

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Other segments from the episode on February 1, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 1, 1994: Interview with William Taubman; Interview with Max Weinberg.

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