‘Battery Godmother’ Dorothea Taylor covers blink-182
The “drum godmother”, also known as Dorothea Taylor, is back with another cover on TikTok. This time, Taylor covers “What’s My Age Again?” of blink-182. You can check out the video below.
Taylor is a private drum and drumline instructor, according to her Instagram bio. She has been drumming for 56 years and is the organist at her church. She also has her own classic rock/new country band called Badlander, she plays drums for the All City Choir and joins a few bands when needed, according to her. Battery charger profile.
“Drummers come in all ages, sizes, shapes, ethnicities. And no matter how good you are, no matter how old you are, we’re all still part of the drumming family,” Taylor previously said in a clip. “So remember, don’t judge a drummer – or anyone – by their looks. And always, always, always keep sharing your passion for drumming with the world.”
blink-182, “How old am I again?” Dorothée Taylor cover
Comments below the video show an outpouring of support for Taylor. One user comments, “She makes it look easy!” Others call her a “tough guy” and some have tagged Dave Grohl, Travis Barker and Josh Dun in an effort to get more attention or get her on stage with the musicians.
Taylor has previously covered tracks like Slipknot, Disturbed, and Paramore, as well as uploading instructional drum technique videos.