Brian Karl


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Born in New York, Brian began playing drums at the age of eleven. He joined the New York City based band, Station, opening for such acts as; Joe Lynn Turner, Dio Disciples, .38 Special, Bret Michaels, Trixter, Y&T and more. Station released their first EP “WIRED” in 2013 which they recorded in Nashville, TN with the legendary producer, Michael Wagener (Ozzy Osbourne, Skid Row, Mötley Crüe, Metallica, Alice Cooper, Extreme, Dokken, Warrant). Brian has continued to work and record with Michael Wagener since the release of Station’s EP. Station also recorded a full length record in 2014. 

After leaving Station Brian began working with various artists both in the studio and on the road. Brian began working on a project called D.M.K. (Dunbar, Merrill, Karl). In addition, Brian has judged the Guitar Center Drum Off events, conducted drum clinics and has recorded for many artists directly from his home studio. When he is not touring Brian conducts drum clinics, teaches privately, and records at both his home studio and various studios across the country.