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Answer for the clue "Part of a rock band", 7 letters:
drummer

Alternative clues for the word drummer

Someone who plays a drum

Ringo, e.g.

Word definitions for drummer in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
noun COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS ■ ADJECTIVE new ▪ The Beatles track was the first to feature new drummer Simon Smith. ▪ Guitarist Parks was replaced by keyboard player Steve Gurl, while yet another new drummer was recruited-Andy Ebsworth. ▪ The others, including...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Ruffed \Ruffed\, a. Furnished with a ruff. Ruffed grouse (Zo["o]l.), a North American grouse ( Bonasa umbellus ) common in the wooded districts of the Northern United States. The male has a ruff of brown or black feathers on each side of the neck, and is...

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. 1 (context music English) One who plays the drums. 2 (context obsolete English) travelling salesman

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
1570s, agent noun from drum (v.).

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. someone who plays a drum

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
A drummer is a musician who plays drums , which includes a drum kit ("drum set" or "trap set", including cymbals ) and accessory-based hardware which includes an assortment of pedals and standing support mechanisms, marching percussion or any musical instrument...

Usage examples of drummer.

Ken Weaver, the drummer with the Fugs, sent Miles a copy of their first album, The Village Fugs, from New York.

Whereas now, a drummer just sets up for a whole album, he keeps the same sound for his whole career!

There was no drummer on the Biter, no soldiers, no one at all to beat to quarters or inst il a fearful discipline in the crew, while Jem Taylor, boatswain, had an altogether lighter touch than Bentley thought was necessary in that office.

In the room the bongo drummer went screaming through the wall of flame.

Within that mass somewhere were drummers, for we could all hear the brum, brum, brum which set the pace of the bones.

Her eyes occasionally meet those of Chugger, the muscular drummer, and the both of them smile in secret simpatico, so comfortable in the rhythm section, unenvious of the melody spinners.

Practice is canceled because Chugger, the drummer, has to work late at his day job knitting baby booties.

From there he made his own judgments, and after some time had passed- it was impossible to know how long- his tunnel dovetailed with another that was carrying a stream of Drummers downward toward the floor of the ocean.

When the Generalissima was finished, very high piping music could be heard as the mouse pipers played their bagpipes and the drummers beat their drums.

Bentley drew up outside the Three Drummers and deposited Val Gyrth and Campion at the centre door.

The 95th did not employ drummer boys, but he doubted Jem Hocking understood that.

Kabin to Ikat, nodded as he listened to U-Sarget, from time to time looking round at his drummers to make sure that they too had understood the patron.

II Young Hodge the Drummer never knew - Fresh from his Wessex home - The meaning of the broad Karoo, The Bush, the dusty loam, And why uprose to nightly view Strange stars amid the gloam.

Well, Boris was already here because he is supposed to practise his violin during G and T, but the other band members - Felix, the drummer with the goatee, tall Paul the keyboardist and Trevor the guitar-player - all cut class to set up in the G and T classroom and play me a song Michael wrote just for me.

When the bridge came to an end the drummer and keyboardist backed down, settling their pitch.