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: "Milwaukee today, check out @BenjiDrums from Two Door Cinema Club's kit, mad angles! Top dude & player too. If I triā€¦"
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Smoking Myles Kellock out on stage at Brighton dome. One of my jobs with Blossoms is to look after this man's keyboards and MIDI system and make sure they don't explode.  With old analog synths like the Roland RS09, they can just decide to do something random at each show. #Blossoms #MylesKellock #keyboards


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Facebook page imageHey y'all. Haven't posted in a week as things have been a bit busy, heading over to Canada and then the USA for the Blossoms tour over here. We are at... 15th Apr 2017 22:27
Facebook page imageFinal show of the Blossoms UK headline tour today before we head to Austria and we are in glorious Glasgow. My face tells more than my words, I think. It's... 1st Apr 2017 10:52