Carl Palmer

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March Web Update News

-Charley Drayton is on Roberta Flack’s latest, Let It Be Roberta, and the Michael Landau Group’s Organic Instrumentals. He’s also been in the studio with saxman Mark Rivera, recording tracks for his upcoming record, and has been recording with Wayne…

Modern Drummer
Mar 22, 2012

November Web Update News

Mako Sakamoto and Ash Soan are on U.K. singer-songwriter James Morrison's latest, The Awakening. For more, visit Shawn Pelton and Bashiri Johnson are on Lisa Jaeggi’s Epic Epic. Pelton is also on James McCartney’s The Complete EP Collection. Click…

Modern Drummer
Nov 22, 2011

Carl Palmer Drum Solos

DVD LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED $19.95   Progressive rock drumming pioneer Carl Palmer helped define the genre’s first era with Emerson, Lake & Palmer, combining rock and classical influences within a hugely exciting drumming style that required speed, finesse, and…

Modern Drummer
Sep 1, 2011

Carl Palmer - Not Slowing Down

  by “Pistol” Pete Kaufmann MD recently spoke with the prog-drumming giant Carl Palmer while he was on tour with Asia. Palmer, whose career spans four decades, says he has no plans to slow down anytime soon.   MD: How…

Modern Drummer
Jul 21, 2011

The Drummer: Classic Rock

Inside Stories Of The Greatest Players In The History Of Drumming. An educated, entertaining, essential addition to every drummer's library—and to the history of modern drumming—The Drummer: Classic Rock Collector's Edition magazine builds on content from Modern Drummer's Top-selling The…

Modern Drummer
Sep 27, 2010

The Greats: Carl Palmer

Carl Palmer started out as a jazz drummer in his early youth, gravitated to rock in his teens, and burst onto the international scene in the late ’60s as a member of English proto-progressive rock bands Atomic Rooster and the…

Modern Drummer
Mar 19, 2010

Terry Lee Bolton Blog

Hi, Modern Drummer readers, Terry Lee Bolton here–a.k.a. "Shotgun." First and foremost, I've been a drummer since I was three years old. I'm also a guitarist, bassist, keyboardist, vocalist, harmonica player, and mandolin player, as well as a songwriter and…

Modern Drummer
Oct 21, 2008

Carl Palmer: Asia, Alpha & Astra = Phoenix

(September 2008 Issue) by Ken Micallef “Asia isn’t about showing the expertise of the bandmembers. With The Carl Palmer Band, it’s different; I want to show every firecracker I’ve got.” As if channeling the cosmic power encompassed in the prophetic…

Modern Drummer
Jul 18, 2008