Pentti Glan

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Pentti Glan
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Finnish-Candian drummer (born July 8, 1946, in Finland - died November 7, 2017, in Innisfil, Canada), also known as Whitey Glan, is best known for his work with Lou Reed and Alice Cooper (2). He began his career in the 1960's as part of the Toronto music scene with The Rogues, who later became Mandala (11). In 1971 he formed Bush (7) with Mandala bandmates Domenic Troiano, Roy Kenner, and Hugh Sullivan. They released a self-titled album and toured with Steppenwolf, breaking up shortly thereafter.

After that he became a session drummer playing with Steppenwolf’s John Kay, Lou Reed, and Alice Cooper (2). He also appeared in the Bette Midler movie The Rose as the drummer of The Rose Band.
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8184, SD 8184 Pentti Glan - Soul Crusade album art Mandala (11) Mandala (11) - Soul Crusade (Album) Atlantic 8184, SD 8184 US 1968 Sell This Version
DS-50086 Pentti Glan - Bush album art Bush (7) Bush (7) - Bush (Album) Dunhill DS-50086 US 1970 Sell This Version
IPP-80522 Pentti Glan - Forgotten Songs & Unsung Heroes album art John Kay Many A Mile (as Penti (Whitey) Glan) and 6 more… John Kay - Forgotten Songs & Unsung Heroes (Album) Dunhill, ABC Records IPP-80522 Japan 1972 Sell This Version
LN-1003 Pentti Glan - Canadian Rock Theatre album art Canadian Rock Theatre Canadian Rock Theatre - Canadian Rock Theatre (Album) MGM Records, MGM Records LN-1003 US 1972 Sell This Version
SRM-1-639, SRM 1 639 Pentti Glan - Domenic Troiano album art Domenic Troiano Domenic Troiano - Domenic Troiano (Album) Mercury, Mercury SRM-1-639, SRM 1 639 US 1972 Sell This Version
DSX-50147 Pentti Glan - My Sportin' Life album art John Kay John Kay - My Sportin' Life (Album) ABC/Dunhill Records DSX-50147 US 1973 Sell This Version
none Pentti Glan - Live In Stockholm 1974 album art Lou Reed Lou Reed - Live In Stockholm 1974 Not On Label (Lou Reed) none Sweden 1974 Sell This Version
RCA-6249 Pentti Glan - Sally Can't Dance album art Lou Reed Lou Reed - Sally Can't Dance (Album) RCA RCA-6249 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
AYS1-3664 Pentti Glan - Rock N Roll Animal album art Lou Reed Lou Reed - Rock N Roll Animal (Album) RCA Victor AYS1-3664 US 1974 Sell This Version
ST - 6422 Pentti Glan - Dixie Peach album art Bill King (3) Bill King (3) - Dixie Peach(LP, Album) Capitol Records ST - 6422 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
APL1-0733 Pentti Glan - Rory Block album art Rory Block Rory Block - Rory Block (Album) RCA Victor APL1-0733 Australia 1975 Sell This Version
RCA-6292 Pentti Glan - Lou Reed Live album art Lou Reed Lou Reed - Lou Reed Live (Album) RCA Victor, RCA RCA-6292 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
IPS-80182 Pentti Glan - Welcome To My Nightmare album art Alice Cooper (2) Alice Cooper (2) - Welcome To My Nightmare (Album) Atlantic IPS-80182 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
PIG-2181 Pentti Glan - Word Called Love album art Brian And Brenda Russell* Brian And Brenda Russell* - Word Called Love(LP, Album) The Rocket Record Company PIG-2181 US 1976 Sell This Version
BM 879 Pentti Glan - They Don't Play Our Love Songs Anymore album art Marilyn Jones (4) Marilyn Jones (4) - They Don't Play Our Love Songs Anymore(LP, Album) Birchmount BM 879 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
W 56439 Pentti Glan - The Alice Cooper Show album art Alice Cooper (2) Alice Cooper (2) - The Alice Cooper Show (Album) Warner Bros. Records W 56439 Italy 1977 Sell This Version
UA-LA720-G Pentti Glan - Spirit Of A Woman album art American Flyer American Flyer - Spirit Of A Woman (Album) United Artists Records UA-LA720-G Canada 1977 Sell This Version
CA-1109 Pentti Glan - The Alice Cooper Show album art Alice Cooper (2) Alice Cooper (2) - The Alice Cooper Show(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records CA-1109 El Salvador 1977 Sell This Version
none Pentti Glan - My Name Is Lou album art Lou Reed Lou Reed - My Name Is Lou(LP, Ltd, Unofficial, W/Lbl) Moose Records (11) none Sweden 1977 Sell This Version
SD 16010, R 134196 Pentti Glan - The Rose - The Original Soundtrack Recording album art Bette Midler Bette Midler - The Rose - The Original Soundtrack Recording (Album) Atlantic SD 16010, R 134196 US 1979 Sell This Version
SGR-1001 Pentti Glan - The Good Brothers Live album art The Good Brothers (2) The Good Brothers (2) - The Good Brothers Live(2xLP, Album, Gat) Solid Gold Records (2) SGR-1001 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
HLR-10002 Pentti Glan - Jenson Interceptor album art Jenson Interceptor Jenson Interceptor - Jenson Interceptor(LP, Album) House Of Lords Records HLR-10002 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
CLP 8008 Pentti Glan - Sea Swept album art Jaylus Jaylus - Sea Swept(LP, Album) Change Records CLP 8008 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
QR 80002 Pentti Glan - Quick As Silver album art Vezi* Quick As Silver (as Penti (Whittey) Glan) Vezi* - Quick As Silver (Album) Quantum Records (2) QR 80002 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
LR-80010 Pentti Glan - Que Nota album art Stella* Stella* - Que Nota(LP, Album) Love Records (7) LR-80010 Venezuela 1981 Sell This Version