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Exploring Ginger Baker’s new album – “Why?” – because he still has it!

Whenever my sons and I are listening to music and a drum solo comes on my automatic response is, “Well, it’s no, “Toad”, Whywhich references Ginger Baker‘s 14 minute plus drum song on Cream’s Wheels of Fire album! Baker was of course a legend back in the day starting first with the Graham Bond Organisation, then with Cream, Blind Faith and  Ginger Baker’s Air Force. In addition Baker recorded with Gary Moore, Hawkwind, Masters of Reality and Public Image Ltd.

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