Drummers available to hire in County Derry

Hire a drummer in County Derry for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 63 of the most professional acts for you to choose from. All of the musicians shown below can travel and are available in County Derry.

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All the groups below are available to travel to County Derry
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£100 - £250
DrummerWallasey

Highly experienced and versatile drummer and percussionist, currently a member of a '50s/60's Rock'n'Roll function band.

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£160 - £480
DrummerEdinburgh

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

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£120 - £350
DrummerLeeds

Session Drummer and Percussionist. Graduate of Leeds College of Music and drummer of Caro.

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DrummerDunfermline

Session Drummer and Tutor Based in the Scottish Central Belt.

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£400 - £500
DrummerManchester

Session Drummer and educator. I'm currently open for dep booking and teaching. Can play various genres and covers.

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From£200
DrummerManchester

The Cacti Collective are a group of musicians creating a dynamic and exhilarating journey into sound.

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£150 - £350
DrummerAccrington

Professional drummer and percussionist based in Lancashire. Years of experience recording and performing in multiple ensembles.

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From£180
DrummerManchester

UK session drummer best know for playing with The Shires, Martine McCutcheon, Alice Chater, Plested, Twinnie, Ryan McGarvey and more.

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£80 - £200
DrummerBelfast

I'm a drummer from Northern Ireland!

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£250 - £450
DrummerManchester

A professional musician for the last 35 years, playing in all genres of music from jazz trio to full symphony orchestra.

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£500 - £800
DrummerWigan

Craig is a highly In demand pianist and vocalist from cheshire. He regularly tours with Grammy winning artists. Band options available.

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£180 - £500
DrummerLeeds

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

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£160 - £340
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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£160 - £350
DrummerWirral

I play a range of covers from my favourite bands from the past 50 years, with a technical excellence and passion you wont have seen before

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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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£250 - £750
DrummerLytham Saint Annes

Solo or Acoustic Duo

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£500 - £650
DrummerManchester

An exceptionally talented singer with a stunning voice!

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£250 - £750
DrummerWirral

Solo singer in the North West. Sang at hundreds of events, with recent highlight supporting Rebecca Ferguson!

Hiring a drummer

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Popular genres:
Reggae, Caribbean music, African music
Average response time:
26 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

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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