Ken Coomer

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Ken Coomer was the last drummer for the band Uncle Tupelo[1] as well as the drummer for Chicago-based band Wilco[2] until Yankee Hotel Foxtrot. He was the drummer and co-founder of the Nashville-based band, Clockhammer,[3] in the late 1980s/early 1990s, as well as Buzzkill, during that same time, and he continues to play on various projects.

Coomer is a producer. His most notable production work is the debut solo album of Vaquero's singer Chetes, which achieved platinum record sales in the Mexican music market.

Coomer has also played on produced[clarification needed] albums by Steve Earle, Tim Finn, Will Hoge, Jars of Clay, Emmylou Harris, Toy Horses and Shaver.

He lives in Nashville, Tennessee.


  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Biography: Uncle Tupelo". AMG. Retrieved 11 May 2010. 
  2. ^ Ankeny, Jason; Johnson, Zac. "Biography: Wilco". AMG. Retrieved 11 May 2010. 
  3. ^ Prato, Greg. "Biography: Clockhammer". AMG. Retrieved 11 May 2010.