Originally Posted by Birdie Num Nums
Yeah, Rolie was a founding member of both Santana and Journey (their lead vocalist before he quit and Steve Perry took over and they began to have all those massive hits). I loved his voice and keyboard-playing. I heard he hated the road, and that's why he quit. But I see he'll be on tour as part of Ringo's All-Starr Band
later this year.
Though he shared lead with Perry on some tunes, for instance "Feelin' That Way/Anytime".
Always dug Hammond B-3 players, among them Booker T, Rolie, Greg Allman, Richard Wright, Goldy McJohn...
Glad I never had to lug one around though.