Although he quit The Kinks in 1984, to be replaced on the drums by Bob Henrit, he stayed on working at Ray Davies's studio, Konk, and contributed to work on Kinks tracks after he quit.
Mick Avory is an English drummer and member of the rock band The Kinks. He was born Michael Charles Avory in London, England on February 15, 1944. His parents were both professional musicians. His father was a jazz trumpeter and his mother was a singer. Avory began playing drums at the age of 12.
He attended art school and then joined The Kinks in 1964. He played on all of their albums from 1964 to 1984. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1990. Avory has a net worth of $5 million.
He has been married three times and has four children.
Date Of Birth
February 15, 1944
Percussionist, Drummer, Lola, You Really Got Me, Waterloo Sunset
The Kinks, The Rolling Stones, The Kast Off Kinks, The Creation, Lola, You Really Got Me, Waterloo Sunset
The Kinks: The Golden Years, The Kinks EP, The Kinks: In Performance, The Kinks: Life on the Road, The Kinks: One for the Road