I'm a drummer and percussionist and up back up singer as well and also studio drummer with lots of creadits.I have been playing over 35 yr as a professional drummer.I have toured all over the united states and I am currently endorse by several big (link hidden)tp://(link hidden) Sabian cymbals (link hidden) and Promark (link hidden) I am also a studio drummer with lots of credit. I play many different styles from Rock to blues to jazz, metal and as well as progressive rock to ,worship that I love},for most part im a drummer for hire in the pocket.
This guy help us out last min in palm spring we had a drummer that couldn't make it and we call this guy is very talented and knows his stuff we couldn't ask for a better drummer that night thank you Gig salad
this guy came and brought it he new all the songs we played from jazz,to rock N roll to mowtown this guy is the man with the beat
Price Range: Contact for rates
Insurance: $1,000.000 - I do drum and percussion repair for schools so im coverd were ever I go also own music store
What to Expect
To be in the pocket and to be the best there for the group ,,,one thing I have been playing over 35 years and have played many many styles, I also do back up vocals as well and when it come to music, You need not to worry about who behind you ,,,you will have the right beat and the right feel .
Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Professional Drummer and Drum Educator, Brian Meuse .
"I like to be one of those drummers who actually add to the music, not one of those guys who sit in a room 24/7 trying to out wit or out play another drummer." Dave Lambardo , Neil Pert
This is Brian's mentality, passion, and desire as a drummer and a musician.
For the past 40 years Brian has been playing drums and touring with a variety of different styles, techniques, and dynamics. He has studied under Tommy Aldridge of the bands, "White Snake" and "Black Oak Arkansas". He is currently studying under Bernie Dresel formally of the Brian Setzer Orchestra.
In Brian's professional drumming career he has played a crucial part within the Christian Music Industry. He was the Drummer for "Betrayal", which pioneered and influenced the Christian Hardcore Industry and scene making them icons. During this part of his career Brian was known and voted for being one of the fastest double base drummers thus influencing and inspiring thousands of drummers worldwide. Brian was playing blast beats even before they were around in the late 80's and early 90's, leading him to be featured in magazines and articles.
Throughout Brian's career he has recoded 11 albums, featured on 6 compilation albums, 4 top ten singles on the Hardcore Christian and mainstream charts. Being signed to Epic Records, Road Runner Records, Rex Music, Wonderland Records, Word Records, Black and White records as well as Indie Companies, Floppy Fish Records, Kingdom Records, Metro One Records and Trauma Tone Records.
Brian has toured throughout the U.S. and other countries and continues to travel influencing drummers of all styles.
Brian is endorsed by Axis Pedals, Sabian Cymbals and Mapex Drums, Promark sticks and Aspirar shoes. Not only is he an endorsor but he is also the owner of Meuse Percussion. Currently, Brian is playing drums and helping out with "Touch of Class" and "Wyld Sky ,Sobak ,Bone thumbers . He is also a in demand worship drummer and session player. His busy schedule consists of playing 1 to two gigs per month, with one band being a 5 piece jazz band. Brian loves to share his knowledge as a musician by giving back to his community and other communities. He is a drum instructor for 3 different high school marching bands in Southern California. two of those High School Marching bands took first place in the Southern California Championship.
Brian is always growing as an individual, musician, and drummer. A vital part of growing as a musician is having the right equipment to express yourself.
Additional Booking Notes
im a great live drummer and studio drummer with a lot of CDs, Videos,and radio I also do back up vocals
A to Z Bring it
Influences & Inspiration
Well I love all music from a-z from today new metal to the latest rock music to the ,great's to stuff like mowtown,and rock n roll to any Metal, to swing,jazz,blues to prog rock to 1940s to 1950s 1960s to 1970s I feel to be a great drummer you need to have a lot of influence and I do my best.
drums if i fly out
EVAN STONE JAZZ QUARTET Drummer, Bandleader WINNER - BEST JAZZ 2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011 Orange County Music…
Long Beach, CA
Recent review: We had 3 dancers from Mahana Dance Company come out to a luncheon we were having for about 60…
Los Angeles, CA
Recent review: Their dancers where professional yet kind. Everyone had a blass at my daughter's 1st birthday…
One Man Band
San Juan Capistrano, CA
Kai Kalama can produce the sound of entire band by himself and his "loop pedal", or stripped all the…