Drummer Battle: Carmine Appice vs. Vinny Appice

Drummer vs. drummer AND brother vs. brother?  This drummer battle was too good to resist!

Carmine Appice has influenced countless drummer from his work with Vanilla Fudge, Rod Stewart, not to mention his iconic book The Realistic Rock Drum Method.  Younger brother Vinny has been a massive influence in the metal community from his time in Dio and Black Sabbath.

But which one is best?

Vote in the poll below and post the reasons for your vote in the comments!


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter. The first man she ever loved was Jack Daniels.  True story.