Marshall Tucker Alum Paul Riddle Lives to Play the Drums

Jun 5, 2017


Drummer Paul Riddle
Credit Tut Underwood/SC Public Radio

  Paul Riddle helped put Spartanburg on the musical map as the drummer for the original Marshall Tucker Band. Today he teaches drums in Greenville and can’t believe his good fortune that he’s able to work with young people while playing the drums all day. In this segment, the nationally esteemed musician recounts stories of the Tucker Band, and a longtime (20 years!) student and a fellow teacher comment on his remarkable skills and his commitment to music.