Doobie Brothers Drummer, Cofounder John Hartman Dead at 72

Doobie Brothers Drummer, Cofounder John Hartman Dead at 72

Entertainment Music Doobie Brothers Drummer and Cofounder John Hartman Dead at 72: 'A Wild Spirit,' Band Says John Hartman co-founded the Doobie Brothers in San Jose, California, in 1970 By Tommy McArdle Tommy McArdle Twitter Tommy McArdle is a digital news writer at PEOPLE covering stories across all of the brand's verticals. Prior to joining PEOPLE, Tommy covered the entertainment industry at Looper and sports at The Sporting News and Boston.com. He graduated from Emerson College in 2019. People Editorial …