Karen Carpenter: Kickass Drummer (Drum Solos)

Karen, I think, is one of the best vocalists ever, who I think is often dismissed, just because of all that commercial radio play. When I listen to her, I’m always amazed by the range, timing, phrasing, and confidence.
There is an authenticity to some of those songs too.

She was also a great drummer in the days when the idea of female drummers was almost unheard of: