Baker performing in 2011
|Birth name||Peter Edward Baker|
|Born||19 August 1939|
Lewisham, South London, England
Peter Edward "Ginger" Baker (born 19 August 1939) is an English drummer. He is a founder of the rock band Cream. His work in the 1960s earned him the title of "rock's first superstar drummer". Baker is known for his musical genres jazz fusion, heavy metal and world music.
References[change | change source]
- Baker, Ginger and Ginette. Hellraiser The autobiography of the World's Most Famous Drummer. John Blake Publishing.
- Adam Budofski, The Drummer: 100 Years of Rhythmic Power and Invention, Hal Leonard Corporation, 2010