Tim O'Reagan

Tim O'Reagan

James Brown famously said, “Give the drummer some.”

And Tim O’Reagan proves how wise that advice can be.

Fans already know O’Reagan through his work with The Jayhawks, for whom he played drums and also wrote songs that were strong enough to find a place among those of bandleader Gary Louris.

But though his distinctive vocals earned him a place in their vocal tapestry, he stayed in the background, as drummers must do, a few yards from the action that transpired at the front of the stage.

Well, those days are over for O’Reagan,... more