Drummers for hire in Oldham

Hire a drummer in Oldham 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 308 of the best professional drum kit and percussion players right here.

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All the groups below are available to travel to Oldham
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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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£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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£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 - £300
DrummerSheffield

Versatile, flexible and commited musician - chilled vibes / party vibes - let's work something out.

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£310 - £500
DrummerWakefield

Percussionist and composer from Liverpool based in Leeds

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£500 - £650
DrummerManchester

An exceptionally talented singer with a stunning voice!

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DrummerManchester

🏠 Manchester 🎶 Founder and Conductor of The Manchester Video Game Orchestra 🥁 Timpanist at Arabian Philharmonic 🪘 Percussionist

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£160 - £320
DrummerManchester

Drummer versatile across various genres, gospel, funk, pop, soul, r'n'b and more.

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£150 - £350
DrummerSheffield

Drums, percussion and samples for Paul Weller

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£160 - £360
DrummerManchester

Bringing Excellence to Gospel Music

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£160 - £400
DrummerHalifax

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

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From£200
DrummerManchester

Professional Drummer/bandleader/vocalist, very experienced, reader, clicktrack, great gear, own transport etc....

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DrummerManchester

Hard working and flexible drummer playing all genres 14+ years. Solid playing and groove, message me for a friendly chat! I'm your guy.

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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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

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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