Jim Gordon, American Recording Artist, Musician and Songwriter. The Grammy Award winner was one of
the most requested session drummers in the late 1960s and 1970s and was a member of the blues-
rock supergroup, Derek & The Dominos.
Gordon began his career backing the Everly Brothers in 1963 at age 17, he went on to become one of
the most sought after recording session drummers in Los Angeles where in 1968 he recorded with
Mason Williams on the hit Classical Gas. During this period, he performed on many notable
recordings including Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys, Gene Clark with the Gosdin
Brothers by Gene Clark and The Notorious Byrd Brothers by The Byrds