Thread: Karen Carpenter
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Old 06-18-2012, 04:21 PM
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Default Re: Karen Carpenter

Originally Posted by keep it simple View Post
Putting aside the fact she had one of the best ever female voices in pop history, her drumming was very advanced for pop of the day. Her drumming in "another song" was close to prog rock in pop tems. I love her articulation and totally egoless musicianship. Just imagine her prowess if she hadn't gone so young. IMO, a way better than credible drummer who's tub thumping reputation suffered as a result of her unique vocal talent taking the limelight.
A very late Amen to that. A perfect summation. My all-time favorite female voice.
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