The Drum Tamer - Purveyor of beats

Hello!  I'm John.  I'm a drummer & musician from Manchester (UK) and I love to get involved in all sorts of projects.  

I've played with prog, folk, funk, pop, rock, blues, electronica, math-rock, country and disco bands over the years so I'm always looking for a new challenge. 

Get in touch if you'd like to talk to me about playing on a record or coming to jam with you live.  I also do drum teching and recording/mixing/mastering.

@TheDrumTamer: "Having a nice time recording the new @FederalCharm album this week. I've just given them the entire contents of my…"
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2nd Mar 2018Manchester

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I'm back in business for online mixing and mastering!  After a long 5 months of building the new studio I'm finally moved in to the control room, and today I'm working on mastering an EP for an awesome band called Hank, who are a bit rockjazzmath and are well worth your attention.  Find 'em on Facebook. 
Really liking the new-to-me EQuivocate plugin from Newfangled Audio too. Modelled on the human ear or some bollocks like that.

#mixing #mastering #onlinemastering #recording #studio #socks #Manchester


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Facebook page imageThe superb multi-limbed prog behemoth that is Thumpermonkey just released this video of a live song. I recorded and mixed this and I'm really happy with it - give... 31st Jan 2018 21:30
Facebook page imageI invited one of my friends called Louis round for a new project of "Write, Record & Finish a song in a day". It was dead fun; here's the results!... 28th Jan 2018 20:42