Bryan Bullets the Drummer


Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Keyboard, Piano.


Trained in Percussion since age 7. Began playing drum kit at age 9. Played throughout 5A High School in Concert, Symphonic, Jazz and Lab Band. Drum Corps snare line all 4 years in HS. Captain senior year. First chair throughout prep school. Participated in all UIL competition. Solo & Ensemble, State Drum Corps and Concert/Jazz/Symphonic, always placing 1st division.
Went to college at SMU Dallas. Mustang Marching Band - Snare Line all 4 years. Again, 11 o'clock Jazz Band fish and soph years, 1 o'clock jazz band then on. Fort Worth Jr. Symphony Tympani at the age of 22. Auditioned and made snare line for DCI Spirit of Atlanta for 2 years. Began pro career soon after college with Bob Hope Comedy Tour pit orchestra drum set. First pro rock band with Abyss then solo artist Jack Russell of Great White. After college with degree in Mechanical Engineering played as hobby and taught private lessons to 8 through 12 graders. Played with groups such as Cobra, Abyss (again), and a 5 week fill in with Peter Frampton. After gaining stability in Engineering career and owning my own company since 05, I am currently playing with Cool City, a classic rewind cover band. We have 130+ songs down and new work always on the board.

Screen name:
Bryan Bullets the Drummer
Member since:
Apr 08 2013
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Early days - Buddy Rich, Max Roach, Gene Krupa, Ed Shaughnessy, John Bonham. New Era - Carmine Appice, Neil Peart, Kieth Moon, Steve Smith, Phil Collins, Alex Van Halen. Modern - Thomas Lang, Tommy Lee, Dave Grohl, George Kollias, David Haley, Derek Roddy, Tim Yeung, Hannes Grossman, Derek Roddy, Matt Halpern, Thomas Haake, Jay Postones

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:
Vocalist - Baritone:


We have a 21 acre ranch just west of Ft. Worth in Weatherford. Studio "Rehearsal" is loaded, starting with 1500 sq.ft. of stage. Audio - JBL PA w/ 1600w powersub. Euroboard 24 mixer with EQ's and special effects racked. Tons of electronics! Percussion eq: TAMA Sparton Warlord (chrome) limited edition #3 of 50, 9 piece with 10 Zildjian Cymbals + Latin Instruments, Roto Toms and a bell sell for RUSH tunes. Integraded Electronics: Roland V Session TDK 120 with monitors (325 different percussion instruments all in one mixer). KORG Composser 900 with monitors.
Studio is nicely AC'ed in summer and heated in winter, a Mac composition work area with KORG equipment and computer workstation.