The Absolute Genious behind the "Purdie Shuffle" the infectious Half timey shuffely back beat featured most prominently on Steely Dan tracks "Home at Last" and "Babylon Sisters" I know alot of you youngsters don't know who he is but please look him up. Here's a quote from Jeff Pocaro who incidentally was no slouch when it came to drumming. Here's Bernard at work. [MEDIA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NQ08V37g8c&feature=related[/MEDIA] Here's some of the famous Shuffle... [MEDIA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pclpe8dT7cY&feature=related[/MEDIA] It's about the groove kids. It's about the pocket. Every drummer should seek to be just a little like Bernard Purdie whatever style of music they play.