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I have played with Gary Lewis and the Playboys, The Coasters, Chuck Berry, Peter Noone, Dennis Yost of the Classic 4, Played with those bands in the late 70s early 80s. I have recorded music from the band City Kids (1977) used on Chicago Fire and the horror movie Crawl. I have played 50s , 60s, 70s,80s and some 90s tunes not a lot of country though.

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Member since:
Jul 15 2019
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
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:


Taught by Alex Acuna (recorded with Alex and Abe Laboriel sr as well. Also mentored and taught by the late great Hal Blaine of the Wrecking Crew as well as percussionist Luis Conte.
Influences Bonham, Keith Moon, Simon Philips, Jim Keltner

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:


Gretsch Cherry Red Maple kit 10,12,14,16 toms 22 inch bass drum . All Evans Red Hydraulic heads on top . Gretsch Blue Caribbean kit 12,13,and 16 tom, 22 inch bass drum All Evans Blue Hydraulic heads on top All toms are double heads. I use Sabian 21 inch hand hammered bell with a rivet, 17 inch Vault crash, Sabian 18 Sonix Pro x China type,Paiste 17 inch 2002 crash and Zildjan16 and 19 A Custom projection crash's, cymbals Paiste High Hats 13 inch Signature dry crisp. Tama Bill Brudford snare plus mulitple mounted percussion cowbells, wind chimes, and wood block plus other items. I have my own mics as well. Anvil, Enduro and Kases in Kases-cases. Full Roland V drums (Blue) 1 snare ,4 toms 3 cymbals 1 kick 1 high hat and 1 misc percussion pad.