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 engineering some sounds at @CottonCFest today with my pal @CallumBate96. Fuzzy Sun playing a sto…"
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Looking after this guy again today. That @joedonovan is very happy today because he has a new @britishdrumco kit in blue and just stuck a Man City sticker on it that he got on eBay.  We can all learn a lot from his happy face. #drummer


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Facebook page imageShook a tambourine on Radio 1 live lounge this morning. Much fun.... 1st May 2018 14:46
Facebook page imageDay off tour today in Berlin (2 weeks in) and I've made my way back to the excellent noisy Rooms once again. Spending some time working on some drum... 15th Apr 2018 13:10