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Carmine Appice

dr, *1946 US, Brooklyn
Musician of Rock

Carmine Appice (born December 15, 1946) is an American drummer and percussionist most commonly associated with the rock genre of music. He has received classical music training, and was influenced early-on by the work of jazz drummers Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa. Appice is best known for his associations with Vanilla Fudge, Cactus, the power trio Beck, Bogert & Appice, Rod Stewart, King Kobra, and Blue Murder, which also featured John Sykes of Thin Lizzy fame, and Tony Franklin of The Firm. He was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 2014.

  • Drums
  • Backing Vocals
  • Percussion
  • Vocals
  • Rock
  • Soundtrack
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Sheep on Animals Reimagined - A Tribute to Pink Floyd by Various Artists
Wish You Were Here on Still Wish You Were Here - A Tribute To Pink Floyd by Various Artists
Nobody Knew (feat. Brian May) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
Under The Moon and Sun (feat. Mick Mars & Edgar Winter) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
Mothers Space (feat. Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
Do Ya Think I'm Sexy (feat. Pat Travers) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
This Time Around (feat. Yngwie Malmsteen & Dug Pinnick) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
Gonna Rain (feat. Richie Sambora) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
Where You Belong (feat. Slash) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice
Nothing (feat. John Norum) on Guitar Zeus 25th Anniversary by Carmine Appice

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
The Balls AlbumPat Travers And Carmine Appice2016Album
FriendsTim Bogert & Carmine Appice2014Album
Live In EuropePat Travers & Carmine Appice2014Album
Drum Wars Live!Carmine Appice & Vinny Appice2014Album
Heavy City BluesVargas Blues Band Feat. Carmine Appice, Paul Shortino, Bobby Alexander2013Album
VBAJavier Vargas, Tim Bogert, Carmine Appice Featuring Paul Shortino2011Album
Carmine Appice's Guitar HeroesCarmine Appice2010Album
Carmine Appice's Guitar ZeusCarmine Appice2009Album
LA SessionsCarmine Appice & Kelly Keeling2006Album
LivePat Travers & Carmine Appice2005Album
BazookaPat Travers And Carmine Appice2005Album
Guitar Zeus 2001Carmine Appice2004Album
It Takes A Lot Of BallsPat Travers & Carmine Appice2004Album
LiveChar, Tim Bogert, Carmine Appice2000Album
Guitar Zeus JapanCarmine Appice1999Album
Guitar Zeus I & IICarmine Appice1997Compil.
Nobody Knew (Black White House)Brian May With Carmine Appice1995Single
Drum WarsCarmine Appice, Vinny Appice1995Single
Carmine Appice's Guitar ZeusCarmine Appice1995Album
Where You BelongCarmine Appice1995Single
The Carmine Appice InterviewCarmine Appice Of DNA1984Single
The Carmine Appice Story (As Interviewed By Ray Manzarek)Carmine Appice1982Album
SamplerAldo Nova, Carmine Appice1982Album
Be My BabyCarmine Appice1981Single
Carmine AppiceCarmine Appice1981Album
What's It All About?Carmine Appice / The Doobie Brothers1979Single
Woman, Stop What You're Doin'Carmine Appice1975Single
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