I don't think I had any idea the group would achieve so much.
When I first joined the group, I didn't know Jimmy, and I felt a bit shy. He was the big star, and had been around for ages with The Yardbirds.
Drumming was the only thing I was ever good at.
Mistreating your drum set is just one step below child abuse.
Brushes..? Nah. Hit 'em as hard as you can!
Not everybody likes or understands a drum solo, so I like to bring in effects and sounds to keep their interest.
There were times when I blundered and got the dreaded look from the lads. But that was a good sign. It showed I'd attempted something I'd not tried before.
Quotes about John Bonham
Almost the moment he died, they put him in Playboy as one of the greatest drummers, which he was - there's no doubt about it. There's never been anybody since. He's one of the greatest drummers that ever lived.