Gregg Bissonette will be headlining this year’s London Drum Show.
Drummer Gregg Bissonette is well known for his ability to drum in a wide variety of styles. Gregg has played with Maynard Ferguson, David Lee Roth, Ringo Starr, Joe Satriani, Gino Vannelli, Tania Maria, Brian Wilson, Robin Zander, James Taylor, Toto, Ray Charles, Don Henley, Santana and many others. Since 2008, Gregg has had the “honor and thrill” of performing with his drumming hero Ringo Starr in Ringo’s All Starr Band, performing all across the United States as well as Europe and South America.
Gregg played on Larry Carlton’s and Steve Lukather’s CD No Substitutions, recorded live in Osaka, Japan, which won the Grammy for “Best Pop Instrumental Album” in 2002. He also played on Santana’s Grammy-winning album Supernatural, including the tune “El Farol” which was named “Best Pop Instrumental” at the 2000 Grammy Awards.
Another highlight of his career was being invited to perform on the Buddy Rich Memorial Concert and video. In 2006, Gregg released the award-winning 2-disc DVD Musical Drumming in Different Styles (Hudson Music) and also has two other instructional videos, Private Lesson and Playing, Reading and Soloing With A Band. He also has three solo CDs, Gregg Bissonette, Submarine, and Warning Will Robinson.
Gregg will be taking to the main stage at 5pm on Sunday and will be performing in association with Dixon, Zildjian, Remo, LP and DW.