Brendan Buckley

307 – Brendan Buckley: Audio masterclass

Brendan Buckley is best known for holding down the throne for mega-star Shakira for the past 18 years and is currently on tour with Tegan and Sara. While not touring with Shakira, Buckley works in Los Angeles as an in-demand touring and studio drummer which is an equally impressive resume, including: Damien Rice, Melissa Ethridge, Miley Cyrus, Wyclef Jean and a seemingly endless list of others. Brendan can also be seen teaching private lessons or masterclasses and clinics around the world.

Brendan Buckely Plays:

  • DW Drums
  • Sabian Cymbals
  • Vic Firth Drumsticks
  • Remo Drumheads
  • LP Percussion
  • Roland Electronics

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