25 Great Moments in Rock Drumming – Day 8: Rod Morgenstein, “Take It Off The Top,” from What If by Dixie Dregs
Rod Morgenstein’s challenge in the Dixie Dregs was to keep time playing everything from rock to country to bluegrass and more. His ability to play seamlessly across these twisting musical avenues is just one of many strengths. He possesses an uncanny bass-drum technique, flawless timing and chops galore. “Take It Off The Top” is a charging rocker, full of Morgenstein’s deep, rich sound and features a furious and formidable bass drum outro.