Happy 75th Birthday, Mr. Purdie! Jun 11, 2014 Drummer Talk ⋅ Artists ⋅ bernard ⋅ We want to wish a very happy 75th birthday to Mr. Shuffle himself, Bernard “Pretty” Purdie! Here he is ‘splainin’ his legendary groove: Tweet Like 0 Thanks! You've already liked this Drummer Talk Drummer Talk is a curated blog and weekly podcast devoted to drums, drumming, education, the music industry, and other percussion-related topics. Features news, reviews, interviews, and much more. → Drummer Talk « The winner of the “Greatest Drummer of All Time” bracket is… » Patrick Wilson (Weezer) is a Frisbee Catching Stud!