Fred Farney


Band to Join, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Bagpipes, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Cello, Accordion.


I'm a professional drummer based in Colorado Springs availble for gigs, studio, and lessons. I'm currently drummer for Black Rose Band (country), Dreamliner (funk/dance), and the church band at Peterson Air Force Base. I am versatile and have experience in all styles

Screen name:
Fred Farney
Member since:
Mar 23 2012
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week


I graduated with honors from Berklee College of Music in Boston. Drum studies with Skip Hadden (Weather Report), Larry Finn (Al Kooper, touring cast of Rent), Dean Johnston (Superhoney, Club D'Elf). Years of experience play all different genres of live music. favorite drummers: Vinnie Colauita, Jon Fishman, Terry Bozzio, Billy Cobham, Elvin Jones, Steve Gadd.


4-piece Pearl Mahogany Classic Limited Edition, Natural Red Finish. (22", 12",14") Pearl 13" Omar Hakim Signature Snare.
13" Zildjian Quick Beat Hi-Hats, 20" Sabian AAX El Sabor Ride, 17" Sabian AAX Studio Crash, 14" Sabian AAX Dark Crash.
Pearl 2000 Series Hardware. Tama Iron Cobra Hi-Hat Stand, DW 5000 Bass Drum Pedal.