DancingDio
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Trumpet, Keyboard, Background Singer, Other, Cello, DJ, Electronic Music.

ABOUT

Versatile drummer based in NYC. Member of Piercer, a new queer metal band with screaming and operatic vocals and death metal drums based in Brooklyn. Former member of and composer for David's Pegasus, a pop band with several popular Spotify album that performed in numerous NYC venues from 2012-2017. Interested in metal fusion particularly currently. Student of John Longstreth (Origin), "one of the most proficient death metal drummers in the world." 5 years of training at the Drummer's Collective (later, the Collective School of Music, later, the Collective). Can read, write and compose in Ableton. Substantial experience playing with a click track live and in recording studio. Studied jazz in a good big band program (Xavier High School), huge fan of the traditional jazz scene in NYC and some network there. Practice space in Bushwick, living on the Upper West Side.

Screen name:
DancingDio
Member since:
Jun 16 2022
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Joy Division, !!!, Misfits, Colleen Green, Parliament, Lja, Rush, Interpol, Fugazi, The Au Pairs, Wu Tang Clan, Kneecap, Deep Purple, Can, Black Sabbath, Ronny James Dio, Slayer, Eddie Cantor, Art Blakey, Cannonball Adderly

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Pearl custom floating rim snare, Tama swingstar acrylic shells, Remo heads, DW hi hat stand, Pearl demonator double bass pedal, Zildjian high hats, Sabian crash and ride, Meinl splash, Ableton, Korg volca-drum, Alesis 4, DW quiet practice kit with Zildjian quite practice cymbals, Steve Gadd signature sticks, Vic Firth 5DI general sticks, Vic Firth mallets, Vic Firth brushes.