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Email - richardnashiv
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I'm Richard Nash. Check me out on be! I own and maintain professional equipment, I'm reliable and I have experience gigging in the Chicago area as well as out of state. I will travel ANYWHERE for the right band or gig! I currently also teach lessons, so feel free to send me a message if your interested. Any age and/or skill levels are welcome! I have great professional studios I teach out of in Chicago and Gurnee. My rates are also VERY competitive!

Screen name:
Member since:
Apr 04 2010
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week


Specific Drummers - Shinya (Dir En Grey), David Jennings, Steve Gadd, Frayne Go, Hannah Ford, Kai (The Gazette), Thomas Lang, Ray Luzier, Seven Antonopoulos, Chris Pennie, Neil Peart, Buddy Rich, Mike Wengren, Joey Jordison, Cobus Potgeiter, The REV (RIP), Rick Latham

Bands/Artists - Dir En Grey, The Gazette, All That Remains, Asian Kung-Fu Generatrion, Killswitch Engage, AFI, Slipknot, Disturbed, Coheed & Cambria, Sum41, Thrice, Avenged Sevenfold, The Dropkick Murphys, Breaking Benjamin, The Seatbelts, Paramore, Yeah Yeah Yeah's, The Strokes, Rosaline, ZMEU, Mr. Russia, Fall out Boy, Maximum The Hormone, Nightmare, The Flobots, Oasis, Ozzy, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, MUCC, 30 Seconds to Mars, Gackt, Bakubeni, The Brilliant Green, Tommy Heavenly6, High and Mighty Color, Spiral Spiders, Yoko Kanno, YUI, Yellowcard, Linkin Park, Rush, 3 Doors Down, Foo Fighters, Nana Kitade, System of a Down


Gear List:

DW Collectors Series Maple Drums

14" HHX Evolution Hi Hats
14" Vault Custom China
16" AAX O-Zone Crash
18" AAX O-Zone Crash
21" AA Metal-X China
9" Alu Bell (not in all videos)
21" A Custom Rezo Ride

Drum Heads
10",12",14",16" clear emperor batter heads
10",12",14",16" clear ambassador reso heads
14" Black dot coated controlled sound snare head
22" clear powerstroke 3
22" Custom Evans INKED reso head

Vic Firth American Sound 5A

Pearl Demon Drive Double Pedals P-3002D
Pearl H-2000 Hi Hat Stand
Pearl Icon DR-503C Drum Rack
Pearl PCX-100 clamps (x7)
Pearl PCL-100 leg pipe clamp (x2)
Pearl CH2000 Boom arm
Pearl CH2000S Boom arm (x3)
Pearl TH2000S Tom Holder (x2)
Gibraltar SC-BALRL Tom Holder (x2)
Mapex Snare Stand

In Ear Monitoring
Shure SE215

Production Gear
Shure SM57 (x3)
Shure beta 52-A
MXL 603 (x2)
Tascam US-1800 Audio Interface
Sony Vaio S Series 15.5" laptop used for recording and editing. Custom built desktop used for editing.
Sony RX100 Camera #1
iPhone 6 plus Camera #2
Sony AS15 Action Cam Camera #3

Reaper (For all audio recording, mixing, etc)
Sony Vegas Pro 12 (For all video editing, rendering, etc)