The Drum Tamer - Purveyor of beats

Hello!  I'm John.  I'm a drummer & musician from Manchester (UK) and I love to get involved in all sorts of projects.  

I've played with prog, folk, funk, pop, rock, blues, electronica, math-rock, country and disco bands over the years so I'm always looking for a new challenge. 

Get in touch if you'd like to talk to me about playing on a record or coming to jam with you live.  I also do drum teching and recording/mixing/mastering.

@TheDrumTamer: "@Dan_Zambas Hah, they are fiddly little bastards. Some of my switches started working again after some switch cleaner and a good pummelling."
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At Maida Vale Studio 4 today with the Blossoms boys for a Radio 1 session. All the gear arrived from the USA today, I drive the van back to Manchester tonight ready to send all of it to Liverpool tomorrow ready for their week in the studio. 
I'm gagging for a pizza.  Everything looks like food. Give me food. Food.

#studio #London #Radio1 #BBC


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Facebook page imageSetting up keys and drums for Blossoms backstage at Glastonbury festival today. It's like a well organised traffic jam of beautiful music gear in here. So many nice drum... 23rd Jun 2017 11:52
Facebook page imageSoundchecked at Wembley Stadium. The slapback in here is INSANE and reverberates for about 4 seconds back and forth. Well good. I want to sample it for a convolution reverb.... 17th Jun 2017 10:40