Chris Carhart

139 – Phantogram’s Chris Carhart talks networking, arena tours and why you have to create your own path.

In this podcast I talk to performer and educator Chris Carhart, best known as the drummer for Phantogram. Chris and Phantogram are preparing to embark on a US tour with Muse and I caught up with him to chat about how the gig came about, and to learn more about what makes him tick. Listen in as we discuss touring, networking, why it’s important to be a nice person and more…

“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” – Warren Buffett

Chris Carhart talks about:

  • How he got started playing drums
  • His love for learning, writing and performing
  • Networking – why it’s important and why it’s not natural for everyone
  • Landing the Phantogram gig
  • His approach to teaching
  • much more

Resources and links mentioned:

Chris Carhart Plays:

  • Aquarian Drumheads
  • C&C Custom Drums
  • Paiste Cymbals
  • Vic Firth Drumsticks

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