Neal Wilkinson

The name Neal Wilkinson certainly doesn’t need much introduction. Known and in-demand for his unique sound, feel and stylistic diversity, he has had a solid place in the UK session scene since the mid 80s, which soon saw him working on both sides of the Atlantic. After a busy few years in Los Angeles, Wilkinson

By | 2019-07-05T09:04:22+00:00 July 1st, 2019|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Neal Wilkinson

Donavan Hepburn

Photo - Tobias Miorin In a competitive industry full of top players, a drummer who gets to keep a gig for over 13 years must be special. Introducing Donavan Hepburn… From his early beginnings playing in church in his home town of Birmingham, Hepburn soon found himself drawn towards London where professional gigs

By | 2019-05-31T23:10:14+00:00 June 1st, 2019|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Donavan Hepburn

Luke Bullen

Photo Simon Buck With over 20 years as a successful session drummer Luke Bullen has certainly proven his place in the UK music scene. Hailing from Norwich he soon found new challenges and creative input by moving to London and completely immersing himself in the music scene. New and exciting possibilities were waiting

By | 2019-04-30T23:50:14+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Luke Bullen

Richard Spaven

In a world where it sometimes feels like a lot of drummers are chasing a similar sound, Richard Spaven’s unique approach to drumming provides a very welcome change. Comfortable in all possible genres, Spaven ‘weaves a thread of jazz throughout each one’ adding his personal note to every project while still maintaining the song at

By | 2019-02-28T13:12:03+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Richard Spaven

Russ Miller

As one of the most in demand studio drummers in Los Angeles, Russ Miller has not only recorded countless albums, TV ads and movies soundtracks, he also has gigged and toured with some of the biggest names in the business: Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Tina Turner, American Idol, Andrea Bocelli, Steve Perry, Daniel Bedingfield and

By | 2019-01-31T11:39:19+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Russ Miller

Derrick McKenzie

Photo Leslie Ford Funk is all about tight drumming, and while many try, only a few really ever master it. One drummer at the very top of the funk game is UK’s very own Derrick McKenzie. Born and bred in London, Derrick discovered his love for rhythm at a very young age and

By | 2018-12-28T16:31:44+00:00 January 1st, 2019|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Derrick McKenzie

John Blease

Born and bred in the small town of Prestwick in Scotland, John Blease discovered his passion for rhythm at a very early age - all thanks to a tambourine passed to him during choir rehearsal. Being hooked straight away, John went onto a journey exploring as much about drums as he possibly could which led

By | 2018-11-30T16:01:13+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on John Blease

Will Hull-Brown of The Cat Empire

Sometimes you discover a band that get right under your skin and someone who’s playing speaks to you in a new and exciting way. I couldn’t believe despite being a huge festival band for the best part of 16 years I was unable to find an interview with Will Hull-Brown, so I went and tracked

By | 2018-11-15T14:08:12+00:00 November 14th, 2018|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Will Hull-Brown of The Cat Empire

Daisy Palmer

Big hair, constant smile and a solid power house behind the drum kit - that is Daisy Palmer. Joining the top of the ever-growing female drummer community, Daisy is not only running her own Record label (Babylegs Records) and working on multiple original projects, she has also become one of the most in-demand session drummers

By | 2018-10-31T22:36:42+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Categories: Interviews|Comments Off on Daisy Palmer
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