Drummers for hire in Aberdeen

Hire a drummer in Aberdeen for a performance, recording, event or tour. Whether you need someone to play with your band, play percussion with your orchestra, or add the final touch to your recording, you can choose from 31 of the best professional drum kit and percussion players right here.

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All the groups below are available to travel to Aberdeen
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From£250
DrummerAberdeen

David is a brilliant drummer who is available to perform at events in and outside the UK.

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£60 - £480
DrummerEdinburgh

Edinburgh-based drummer and audio engineer, with 10+ years of session and touring experience.

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£50 - £500
DrummerLeeds

Multi-Genre Musician, interested in Booking Agents, Contacts, Promotional Shows & Venues.

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£100 - £400
DrummerLeeds

Percussionist and composer from Liverpool based in Leeds

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£200 - £3000
DrummerKeighley

Lively, Soul & Motown Tribute band performing classic Soul of the 60's and 70's

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£100 - £750
DrummerLytham Saint Annes

Solo , Duo , Trio , Band !

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£50 - £480
DrummerNewtownards

A singer songwriter from north of Ireland. 7 years gigging experience from bars to weddings to support slots to festival stages.

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DrummerEdinburgh

Young, fresh and modern. Rocket Jam are an energetic, bespoke function band with an aim to make any event one to remember.

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£50 - £250
DrummerCurrie

Edinburgh singer/guitarist. Available for Weddings, Functions, Gigs and everything else in between.

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£75 - £400
DrummerNewcastle upon Tyne

Adaptable and versatile drummer based in the North-east.

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£40 - £300
DrummerEdinburgh

Rohan is a professional musician. He has recently graduated with a first class honours degree in musical performance.

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DrummerWallsend

Professional Drummer/Congas. Vastly experienced Jazz, Rock, Congas, Bongos, Percussion, Studio Session work, large venues, Theatre.

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£60 - £400
DrummerHalifax

Drums make everything better, and I'm a drummer :)

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From£180
DrummerBurnley

Kyle is the drummer in Pendle band "The Switch UK" being regular performers in pubs/events/festival

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£1 - £400
DrummerLeven

Dep drummer ... if you’re on the hunt for a dep drummer. ... don’t hesitate to give me a shout ... I’ll play to anything!

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From£180
DrummerLeeds

LCoM graduate available for function gigs. Proficient in Rock, Pop and Funk

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From£250
DrummerLeeds

Joe is a full-time professional drummer and drum teacher, specialising in improvisation across all styles, sight reading and playing by ear.

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£50 - £285
DrummerGlasgow

A multi-talented and disciplinary musician from Glasgow, specialising in versatile, dynamic performance, instrumental excellence, and fun.

Hiring a drummer

Useful information

Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
Average response time:
7 hours
Busiest times:
August, October, November

How much does it cost to hire a drummer?

The typical price for a drummer is:
£Budget£180
££Pro£290
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any drummer play my favourite song?

Professional drummers will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that drummers may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the drummer's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do drummers take to set up?

Your drummer will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the drummer prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our drummers are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our drummers will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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