Thurs 21 Feb 2019, Palace Studio live music, documentary & interactive
A monthly drum clinic invites some of the UK's top drumming talent to perform in The Palace Studio. The clinics are interactive, inspirational and educational.
Now in its third year, hosted by Matt Green from the UK National Drum Fair, a monthly drum clinic invites some of the UK's top drumming talent to perform in The Palace Studio. The clinics are interactive, inspirational and educational.
There is also the opportunity for a deserving local player every month to join the clinic via an open audition held a few weeks before. So whether you are a student, amateur or playing regularly in a band and would like the chance of playing with some of the country’s leading drummers, please fill in the form on the ‘Apply to Play’ page via the website.
Due to the amazing time in January 2018 at the Palace Drum Clinic, Robert Brian will be coming back on Thursday 21st February 2019. And he’ll be bringing some new cymbals as well.
Robert is a busy session/touring drummer from the UK whose worked with:
Goldfrapp, Peter Gabriel, Simple Minds, Modern English, Siouxsie Sioux, Loreena Mckinett, Coati Mundi, Clara Ponty, Laura Pausini, Michel Polnareff, Hugh Cornwell (The Stranglers), Miles Kane, Andy Partridge (XTC), Black Box, Jason Rebello (Sting), Andy Shepperd, The Deep Six, Innes Sibun (Robert Plant) Alan Barnes, Tommy Whittle, Danny Shepperd, Metropolis.
In 2017 Rob was up for a Grammy with the Italian artist Laura Pausini for an album he worked on called 'Simili', the album went triple platinum and the single hit number 1 in Italy and Spain. And guest what? They won the Grammy!!
Also in 2017 he recorded tracks with the UK band Goldfrapp for their album called 'Silver Eye' which hit number 6 in the UK chart. He also has 3 albums ready for release in 2018 with Canadian folk artist Lorenna McKinnett, the French pianist & singer Clara Ponty and another record with Italian singing sensation Laura Pausini.
As well as recording/touring he performs drum clinics for DW Drums and has been a guest tutor in the US drumming magazine 'Modern Drummer' and the UK magazine 'Rhythm’. In 2012 Rob appeared on the DrumChannel as the featured guest in an hour long show of interviews and drumming performances.
For more info on Rob and his career: www.robertbrian.co.uk
Please visit the website for details on future upcoming artists.