Peter Behrens (musician)

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Peter Behrens
Peter-Behrens-2014.jpg
Background information
Born(1947-09-04)4 September 1947
Sander, Lower Saxony, Germany
Died11 May 2016(2016-05-11) (aged 68)
Wilhelmshaven, Lower Saxony, Germany
GenresNew German Wave, Krautrock
OccupationsMusician, actor, clown
InstrumentsDrummer
Associated actsSilberbart, Trio

Peter Behrens (4 September 1947 – 11 May 2016) was a German drummer, actor, musician and clown. Behrens was best known for being a member of the German band Trio in the early 1980s, where he played the drums. After Trio ended in 1986, and after overcoming alcoholism and a drug problem he retired.

Behrens had two children. He died on 11 May 2016 from multiple organ failure in Wilhelmshaven, Germany, aged 68.[1]

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  1. "Multiples Organversagen - Trio-Trommler Peter Behrens (68) ist tot". bild.de.

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