An evening with GINGER BAKER
Date: Thursday 22nd June
Tickets £30 adv
The legendary Ginger Baker gained fame as a member of The Graham Bond Organisation but most importantly as a the insprational drummer and founder of Cream. Ginger played in Cream from 1966 until they disbanded in 1968. He later joined the group Blind Faith. In 1970 Baker formed, toured and recorded with fusion rock group Ginger Baker’s Air Force.
Ginger then formed and recorded with Ginger Baker’s Energy and was involved in collaborations with Bill Laswell, jazz bassist Charlie Haden and jazz guitarist Bill Frisell. He was also member of Hawkwind, Atomic Rooster and Public Image Ltd.
Ginger Baker sat in for Fela Ransome-Kuti, during recording sessions in 1971 and these were released by Regal Zonophone as Live ! (with Ginger Baker).
In 1994 Ginger Baker joined BBM, a short-lived power trio with the lineup of Ginger Baker, Jack Bruce and Irish rock blues guitarist Gary Moore. On 3 May 2005, Baker was reunited with Eric Clapton and Jack Bruce, for a series of concerts at the Royal Albert Hall and Madison Square Garden New York.
AGMP presents An Evening with GINGER BAKER
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