LATEST/ EVENTS


April 2019 - Perc Up Everyone! Got the dance music vibes going in this vid. Curious bunch...


April 2019 - Thanks to everyone who came down to Granvilles in Stone last night to see the Black Rats. It was great to premiere some original songs. Recording next!

March 2019 - AfBro! Brain nearly running out of RAM playing this Afro Cuban Inspired piece based on a recurring tom theme. Six over four in the feet, left foot splashes, lots of independence in the hands and dynamic toms!

March 2019 - Nathans winning performance at Young Drummer Of The Year 2019 now online.  Been teaching Nath for 7 years, just shows what hard work can do! Take a listen, he sounds awesome. 


February 2019 -  As well as taking the title Nath also got to keep the Sonor Kit and a set of Meinl cymbals, he gets to visit the Sonor factory in Germany and will appear at the UK Drum Show in Manchester and the Royal College of Music percussion day amongst others! Well deserved!  Seen here with  Laurens Meyer  (Meinl)  and Edwin Ploojuir (Sonor). Ace prizes guys!


February 2019 - Winner!   Massive well done to Nathan Shingler for winning the 2019 young drummer of the year!! His playing today was awesome, been teaching him for the last 7 years and it's always been a pleasure. Thanks to Sonor Drums and Meinl cymbals for the great prizes and to Mike Dolbear for organising the whole thing. Well done too to all the other finalists, the standard was incredibly high.


October 2018 - Looking forward to playing Miss Moneypenny's show in a few weeks time. Live orchestra, live rhythm section and the worlds most glamorous club in the most spectacular show ever at Symphony Hall Birmingham... and its HaLlowEeeeN ... I'll be at the back playing kit if anyone can see past the dancers