Superstar Session Drummer

Steve Kline Ages of Rock

August 28

Clem Cattini 11937: Clemente Anselmo Arturo Cattini is born in Stoke Newington, North London. He will grow up to become Clem Cattini, drummer with The Tornaodes, who have a #1 hit in 1962 with Telstar. Cattini becomes a superstar session drummer — his work is heard on no fewer than 44 #1 U.K. hits. He is one of the most prolific drummers in UK recording history, appearing on hundreds of recordings by artists as diverse as Engelbert Humperdinck and Lou Reed.

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