Emily Dolan Davies & Jonathan Atkinson

What could possibly be better than having a drummer on stage? You guessed right: Two drummers! And what better combination could there be than the UK’s very own Emily Dolan Davies and Jonathan Atkinson. Both successful session musicians in their own rights, Emily (The Darkness, Tricky, Cher Lloyd) and Jon (Rick Astley, The Supremes and

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Joby Burgess

Photo Nick White Joby Burgess is one of the most versatile and in-demand percussionists in the UK, and he has recorded and toured with the likes of Peter Gabriel, Stewart Copeland, Pete Tong, Christophe Beck, and Will Gregory, to name a few. He has also appeared on soundtracks to movies such as Black

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Graham Hopkins

Dublin bred Graham Hopkins was surrounded by music from a very young age. Born into a musical family - his dad is a drummer too - he grew up to develop a versatile taste and understanding of music. From his first ventures with his band My Little Funhouse straight out of school; over his years

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George Kollias

George Kollias belongs to a different breed of drummers. His hand and foot speeds are just as incredible as they are mind-blowing, and add a viciousness to his blast beats which is absolutely unique. Over the years this made Kollias to one of the most in-demand drummers on the international metal scene and got him

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Jeremy Stacey

As one of the UK’s top session drummers Jeremy Stacey’s long lasting career has filled his CV with some of the biggest names in the music business.  Over the years he has recorded, gigged and/or toured with the likes of Ryan Adams, Sheryl Crow, Steve Wilson, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Ethan Johns, Eric Clapton,

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Alexis Nunez – The Kooks

  Alexis Nunez is a mysterious man. Google, Facebook and most other corners of the World Wide Web don’t give much away about the young London born drummer - despite him being a regular on the worlds biggest stages. Having started his professional drumming career over a decade ago, Alexis toured and recorded for a

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Joe Donovan

  LUU Refectory England has a long held reputation for bringing out some of the worlds finest indie bands; and Stockport based ‘Blossoms’ are out to prove this once again. Formed in 2013, with the first album in 2016, and a Mercury Price nomination in 2017, is quite a journey for a first

By | 2017-12-14T13:07:15+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Joe Donovan

Dennis Chambers

Taking his first steps behind the drum kit at the tender age of four, nobody knew back then that Dennis Chambers had set out on a career that would make him one of the most recognised names in drumming history. Joining Parliament/Funkadelic at the age of 18 really kickstarted young Dennis’ career and, together with

By | 2017-11-30T12:43:53+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Dennis Chambers

Chris Maas – Mumford & Sons

Born and bred in Luxembourg, Chris Maas’ decision for a life as a pro musician came at a very young age. His dads support, his years of learning at the musical conservatory, and finally his move to London, paved the way to the big stages, and quickly raised Chris's profile on the UK drum scene.

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Emanuel Harrold – Gregory Porter

Photo courtesy of Simon Engelbert/ Photogroove Born into a family of award winning musicians, Emanuel Harrold grew up within a rich musical heritage and was exposed to a variety of instruments from a very young age. His move to New York brought him under the mentorship of drumming greats such as Bernard Purdie

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