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Carl Palmer
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Palmer performing in 2010
Background information
Birth name Carl Frederick Kendall Palmer
Born 20 March 1950 (1950-03-20) (age 70)
Handsworth, Birmingham, England
Genres Progressive rock, art rock, hard rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Drums, percussion
Years active 1964–present
Labels Eagle Rock, Geffen
Associated acts The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, Atomic Rooster, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Asia, 3, Qango, The Carl Palmer Band, Carl Palmer's ELP Legacy

Carl Frederick Kendall Palmer (born 20 March 1950) is an English drummer and percussionist. He became well known in the 1960s. He was a member of a number of famous English bands: the Crazy World of Arthur Brown, Atomic Rooster, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, and Asia.

Palmer was added into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 1989.


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