The drummer Dave Holland died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Drummer who played with the British rock band Trapeze from 1969 to 1979 and with Judas Priest from 1979 to 1989. He founded Dare2, an independent record label.
He grew up in Wolverhampton, England and went on to reside in upstate New York. He was raised with three sisters: Sarah, Jane and Charlotte.
I want to be surprised by what people do, I don’t want to work with people who need to be told what to do. I want people to show me what they’ve got.
I think there is great interest amongst the younger people in this music. I think that there is a lot of them that are looking for interesting situations and music that is stimulating.
In fact, jazz has such a great feeling and great emotional content that it really doesn’t require you to have technical understanding of it. I think you just have to allow your feelings to go with the music and you will find yourself carried along by it fairly quickly.
It was only when I started to dig my heels in that I started to realize that’s what I needed to do – that nobody was going to open the door for me, that I had to make some space.
You have to find a way to protect yourself in a certain way from people who are constantly demanding your time.