Jazz drummer and Berklee College of Music professor Bob Gullotti has reportedly passed away as first revealed by The Lilypad, a venue he frequently performed at. He performed there regularly as a founding member of the Fringe, a free jazz band. And his playing first came into my life through the free jazz experimental album that Trey Anastasio was a part of, Surrender to the Air.
Deeply saddened to hear about the passing of master drummer Bob Gullotti. He was a huge inspiration on me when I moved to Boston in 1998 as I would often go see him at the Lizard Lounge in Cambridge on Monday’s with… https://t.co/6j82JxFfXe
— PeteZimmer (@PeteZimmer) January 26, 2020
— Kevin Shapiro (@shapsio) January 26, 2020