Edward 'Ted' McKenna (born 10 March 1950, Coatbridge, Glasgow, Scotland), is a Scottish drummer who has played with the bands Tear Gas, Rory Gallagher, The Party Boys, The Sensational Alex Harvey Band (SAHB) and The Michael Schenker Group. He also toured with Ian Gillan for a short period alongside fellow former SAHB bassist, Chris Glen. He works as a music performance tutor at North Glasgow College. McKenna was educated at St Patrick's High School, Coatbridge. He studies included Double bass lessons at school, several piano lessons, and a year under Glasgow big band veteran, Lester Penman. He has worked as a bandmember for several artists, including a half decade for Rory Gallagher from 1976-1981. He additionally worked as a session musician with Greg Lake, the Michael Schenker Group in 1982, Bugatti & Musker, 1982, Ian Gillan and for Dan McCafferty, 1975.