Bill Lordan

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Bill Lordan
Born (1947-05-22) 22 May 1947 (age 67)
Genres Rock, Funk
Occupations Musician
Instruments Drums, percussions, congas
Years active 1961-present
Associated acts Gypsy, Robin Trower, The Mystics

Bill Lordan (born May 22, 1947) is a rock music drummer[1] who has been in a number of bands, such as The Mystics, Gypsy, Robin Trower Band and Sly & The Family Stone.


By 1974, Sly & The Family Stone released the album Small Talk. Along with violinist Sid Page,[2] Bill Lordan was a new face in the band.[3] The original drummer for Sly & The Family Stone was Greg Errico.[4] The drummer on the previous album Fresh was Andy Newmark. [5]



  1. ^ Bogdanov, Vladimir; Woodstra, Chris; Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (2003-03-31). All music guide to the blues: the definitive guide to the blues. Hal Leonard Corporation. pp. 559–. ISBN 978-0-87930-736-3. Retrieved 11 November 2011. 
  2. ^ Head Heritage Sly & The Family Stone— Small Talk Released 1974 on Epic
  3. ^ Bob Marley The Father of Music By Jean-Pierre Hombach Page 71
  4. ^ Sly Stone Music The Beat Goes On For Sly & The Family Stone's Greg Errico - Goldmine
  5. ^ Drummer Magazine The 15 Greatest Groove Drummers Of All Time

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