Buddy Rich

Drumroll, Please

Buddy Rich was dubbed ‘the greatest drummer to ever to draw breath.’ As his daughter, Cathy Rich, preps the long-awaited film version of her late-father’s remarkable life and career, she keeps his legacy alive with a new band and an honor on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars.

GREG ARCHER Arts & Entertainment

Buddy Rich was a genius percussionist, not to mention a prolific philanthropist with strong ties to Palm Springs. There were so many facets to the legendary drummer, in fact, that his daughter, Cathy Rich, has devoted much of her life honoring her late father, who died in 1987. But this year, she pulled out all the stops. Because 2017 marks