Carlos was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and has over 30 years experience as a world class drummer and percussionist. His formal music education started in the The Berklee College of Music in the United States studying alongside Horacio Hernandez, Dennis Chambers, Dom Famularo and Chester Thompson. He worked for Warner Music, South America and was resident drummer and recording engineer. He performed on many hits and toured with Riki Martin, Gloria Estefan, Christina Aguilera to name but a few. From 1985 he spent several years teaching in both mainstream schools and schools for children from the Autistic Spectrum Disorder in Buenos Aires. He also taught adults with Autism. He qualified as Professor of Drums and Percussion in 1988 at Direccion De Cultura, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Carlos Parlato continued to be involved in projects throughout the years including collaborations with the bands like; Los Tulipanes, Lime Shark, Echoes of the Floyd, Kissmet and The Alan Warrington Experience, right through to professional work playing at the O2 London Arena for the Tangetto, including international live shows like the Mare-de-Agosto-2015, Festivals for Europe.