Carl Broemel is a guitarist best known for playing guitar, pedal steel guitar, saxophone and singing back-up for the Louisville, Kentucky band My Morning Jacket. He is a former member of Old Pike and Planet Earth. Broemel is a classically trained guitarist and graduated from Indiana University. was listed among Rolling Stone's "20 New Guitar Gods" along with My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James under the title of "Skynard-Art Theorists. He currently resides in Nashville, TN. He lived in Los Angeles for several years when he recorded a solo record, Lose What's Left. In 2010 he released the album All Birds Say.