The drummer makes the music feel good and I make it feel really good!
-Looking good and clean
-Excellent player of over 18 years
-5 years touring experience
I love what I do. It's not just a job but a real passion for me. Music drives my body and when people watch, they feel what I feel and that is what it's all about. Making people feel something. Coming to the show feeling one way and leaving feeling another! Let's work and do what we love, let play some good music!
Ben is an amazing drummer in every facet. He is not only capable of playing any genre of music at the highest level,but he is dependable and a great person to know. Most talented people who play on that level can be difficult to deal with given the egos. Ben was my drummer and Musical Director on multiple of occasions and the artist and management were always raving about his quality and commitment to the shows and projects we were working on. I've also come to learn how talented of a music producer Ben is. He is able to play multiple instruments to truly give any great artist the highest level of production with a unique sound. I would encourage any one considering hiring or working with Ben to do so now before he is to expensive to afford.
Ben was such an awesome musician!! He Came early to set up and was ready ON TIME!!!! He knew the material, affordable & very professional! I will definitely recommend you choosing him for your event regardless what it may be! Thanks to him my mom Birthday party was a success.. Thanks Ben
I've worked with Ben for years! He's never been late, Always knows the matierial, easy to work with and ready for whatever. More than that, He's professional and THE BEST at what he does! If you hire him you won't be disappointed!!
Ben Thompson is an amazing drummer/ music director. He is very professional and gives his all. Ben has worked with me on several occasions as a music director, drummer, and in show music arrangments. And has exceeded my expectations EVERY TIME. He put out nothing but quality, and will work with you to achieve your vision. He simply adds so much more value to shows and performances. You will not be disappointed.
Ben is simply the best! From production to engineering to session work to stage performance, he gets the job done on time and exceeds your expectations every time--at an affordable price! Thank you for all you do! I'm looking forward to our next project together!
I have booked Ben on several occasions, and he has always been prompt, professional, and musically excellent! Whether in the studio or in stage, Ben is the consummate professional. When I need a Drummer I think of him first. And if he's not available, he's the standard by which all other drummers are measured! Loooooooove working with this guy! Can't wait for the next project!
Response from Thamaddrumma:
Thank you so much! I'm here anytime you need me! Can't wait to work again!
Price Range: $150 and up
Gig Length: 45 - 160 minutes
What to Expect
You can expect excellence!
I've been doing this for years and I handle my business very well. I'll give you that funky groove and make you dance the night away. This isn't a hobby, I was born to do this and do it like a pro .
Ben Thompson started playing drums in church as a child and became very good and well known in his home town of Virginia Beach. After excelling musicly in high school Ben went off to college in Los Angeles where he received and scholarship to Musicians Institute. After attending there Ben has been touring with platinum selling Danish artists Burhan G since 2010.
Additional Booking Notes
I would prefer drums be provided. If not possible no worries. I have a full kit with everything we will need to rock the night away!
Covers and originals
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