Episode 5 Million Dollar Quartet Drummer W.S. Holland

Holland PodcastOften called the very first Rock and Roll Drummer, W.S. Holland Official Site has backed Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins. On December 4, 1956, he played with all four of them at Sun Records in the legendary jam session known as the Million Dollar Quartet.

A member of Cash’s Tennessee Three, Holland’s drumming can be heard on such hits as “Walk the Line,” “Ring of Fire” and the original Perkins recording of “Blue Suede Shoes.”