As the drummer for one of England's biggest rock bands of the '70s—to date, Queen has sold well over 50 million records—it was Taylor's view of his profession that caused me the most problems.
Jerry Speiser comes from a land down under—Australia, to be exact. And he's in the group that helped make the land down under a desirable place to be and to be from.
During this interview, Les DeMerle voiced slight annoyance and perplexity at reviewers who "always'' refer to him and/or his music as being "eclectic. " I believe that the commonly misunderstood definition of eclectic music is that it's weird, hard to categorize, or esoteric.
A lot of attention has been paid to Australian bands in the last few years, and for good reason.