GINGER BAKER

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Peter Edward “Ginger” Baker, drummer, born 19 August 1939; died 6 October 2019

Trailblazing drummer who performed alongside Eric Clapton and Jack Bruce in the 1960s rock supergroup Cream

Before the arrival of Ginger Baker, the drummer used to be the quiet one sitting at the back of the stage whose job was to keep time. Baker, who has died aged 80, pioneered the image of the rock drummer as a flamboyant virtuoso, engaged in a dynamic interaction with the musicians around him.

According to Neil Peart, the drummer from the Canadian band Rush: “Every rock drummer since has been influenced in some way by Ginger, even if they don’t know it.”

Baker found fame with Cream, the 1960s rock trio also featuring Eric Clapton and Jack Bruce, whose two-year career inspired a new wave of blues-based rock bands. Cream is now seen as the first “supergroup”, comprising outstanding musicians each of whom
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Ginger Baker's AirforceGinger Baker's Airforce
Lemon Records Uk 2004
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Falling Off the RoofFalling Off the Roof
Atlantic 1996
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Horses & TreesHorses & Trees
Jdc Records 2011
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Going Back HomeGoing Back Home
Atlantic 1994
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Coward of the CountyCoward of the County
Atlantic UK 1999
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GINGER BAKER Stratavarious album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Stratavarious
African Fusion 1972
GINGER BAKER Ginger Baker & Friends ‎: Eleven Sides Of Baker album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ginger Baker & Friends ‎: Eleven Sides Of Baker
World Fusion 1976
GINGER BAKER Horses & Trees album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Horses & Trees
World Fusion 1986
GINGER BAKER African Force album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
African Force
African Fusion 1987
GINGER BAKER Middle Passage album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Middle Passage
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1990
GINGER BAKER Ginger Baker With Jens Johansson And Jonas Hellborg ‎: Unseen Rain album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ginger Baker With Jens Johansson And Jonas Hellborg ‎: Unseen Rain
Fusion 1992
GINGER BAKER Going Back Home album cover 4.25 | 2 ratings
Going Back Home
Jazz Related Rock 1994
GINGER BAKER Falling Off The Roof album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Falling Off The Roof
World Fusion 1996
GINGER BAKER Ginger Baker And The DJQ2O With Special Guest James Carter : Coward Of The County album cover 4.50 | 1 ratings
Ginger Baker And The DJQ2O With Special Guest James Carter : Coward Of The County
Fusion 1999
GINGER BAKER Why? album cover 3.25 | 2 ratings
Why?
African Fusion 2014

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GINGER BAKER Live album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live
World Fusion 1981
GINGER BAKER Ginger Baker's African Force : Palanquin's Pole album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ginger Baker's African Force : Palanquin's Pole
African Fusion 1987
GINGER BAKER In Concert album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Concert
Jazz Related Rock 1987
GINGER BAKER No Material album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
No Material
World Fusion 1989
GINGER BAKER No Material Live In Munich Germany 1987 album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
No Material Live In Munich Germany 1987
Jazz Related Rock 2010
GINGER BAKER Live In Berlin Germany 1978 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live In Berlin Germany 1978
Jazz Related Rock 2010
GINGER BAKER Live In Munich Germany 1972 album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Live In Munich Germany 1972
Jazz Related Rock 2010
GINGER BAKER Ginger Baker's Air Force : Do What You Like album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ginger Baker's Air Force : Do What You Like
World Fusion 2015

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GINGER BAKER At His Best album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
At His Best
World Fusion 1972
GINGER BAKER Do What You Like album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Do What You Like
World Fusion 1998

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Ginger Baker Plus Special Friends Live @ The Jazz Cafe London 2009
Jazz Related Rock 2010

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