Featured Artists


NICK BUDA

Nashville based Nick Buda is an A list session player, live performer, songwriter and producer.  Nick is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music and currently spends most of his time in Nashville recording at his own studio, The Loft, or creating masters at other prominent Nashville studios.

Taylor Swift, Dolly Parton, Martina McBride, Jimmy Van Zant, Lionel Ritchie, Bruce Hampton and the Codetalkers, Edwin McCain and Hank Williams Jr. 

Nick’s Current Setup

  • Horizon Series in Gray Gloss with Black Chrome hardware:
    • 8x12, 14x16, 16x22
  • 5x14 SS Classic Maple snare
  • 6.5x14 Black Alloy snare
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Phil Collins

Miami based Phil Collins is an original member of the legendary progressive rock band Genesis as well as a prolific and enormously successful solo artist.  He is a singer, songwriter and composer and has sold over 150 million records worldwide.  He has used an SS Classic since 1983.

Genesis, Phil Collins

Phil's Current Setup:

  • 3.875x14 SS Classic Maple in Piano Black

Bill Kreutzmann

Kauai based Bill Kreutzmann is the founding member and drummer for the entire 50 year history of the iconic American band The Grateful Dead, now performing as Dead and Company.  He and bandmate Mickey Hart are known as the Rhythm Devils, a phrase coined by Francis Ford Coppola.  The Grateful Dead were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994.  Bill is a long time Noble & Cooley endorser and played every one of the Dead’s 2300+ shows and continues to perform epic sets with Dead and Company today.   

Grateful Dead, Dead & Company

Bill’s Current Setup.

  • Horizon Series in Honey Gloss, 8x10, 9x12, 10x13, 14x16, 17x22
  •  5x14 SS Classic Maple snare 

John Anthony Martinez

Dallas based John Anthony Martinez is an in – demand session player, live performance artist, songwriter, producer, educator and public speaker.  John is an alumnus of The High School of Music, Berklee College of Music and Oxford University.  He travels worldwide performing and educating people on music.  He has performed with acts as diverse as Buddy Miles & Thomas Dolby and has a long list of top artists who have benefitted from his polished groove.

Rhythm Intensive, Chuck Rainey Coalition, Texas Country Music Hall Of fame, Main Street Live

John’s Current Setup

  • CD Maples in Hematite Sparkle with Wood Hoops and Black Chrome hardware:
    • 8x8, 8x10, 9x12, 12x14, 14x16, 16x20, 18x22
  • 6.5x14 CD Maple snare in Blackwash Oil

CRISTIANO MICALIZZI

Cristiano Micalizzi is one of the most respected drummers in Italy today. He is a live performer, session player, educator, as well as a TV and Film recording artist. Christiano is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music and has published several books on drumming. Currently with multi-platinum singer Eros Ramazzotti, he has performed with many of the top artists in Italy.  When he is not touring, Christiano keeps busy performing for TV shows and recording soundtracks for movies.
Eros Ramizzotti, Darryl Jones, Bernard Fowler

Cristiano's Current Setup:

  • CD Maples in Natural Oil with Chrome hardware
    • 8x10, 9x12, 14x16, 16x22
  • 6.5x14 CD Snare in Natural Oil
  • 6x10 CD Snare in Natural Oil

Jack ryan

Greenville, SC based Jack Ryan is the drummer for The Marcus King band, a southern rock and blues styled group with a jazz feel.  Their debut label recording, produced by guitar virtuoso Warren Haynes, is currently on the Billboard charts.  Jack is our youngest endorser.  He started playing the drums at age 11, and quickly gained interest in jazz after joining his high school band.   He studied with Jeff Sipe of Aquarium Rescue Unit fame and brings a wonderful jazz/rock vibe to this up and coming band. 

The Marcus King Band

Jack’s Current Setup

  • CD Maples in Tangerine Sparkle with Chrome hardware
    • 8x13, 16x16, 16x18, 14x24
  • 7x14 SS Classic Beech Honey Gloss snare
  • 6.5x14 Walnut snare, Natural with Wood Burn logo


Drum Set Artists

Wes Bourque Session, Touring, Educator

Wes Bourque
Session, Touring, Educator

Keith Foster Full Devil Jacket

Keith Foster
Full Devil Jacket

Martin Lopez Soen

Martin Lopez
Soen

Cristiano Micalizzi Eros Ramazzotti

Cristiano Micalizzi
Eros Ramazzotti

Anthony Resta Producer and Session

Anthony Resta
Producer and Session

Chad Clark Session

Chad Clark
Session

Jorgen Ingmar Session, Educator

Jorgen Ingmar
Session, Educator

Bob Mahoney Bane

Bob Mahoney
Bane

Doug Morgan Session

Doug Morgan
Session

Ron Roesing Session

Ron Roesing
Session

David Cohen Prime Time Funk

David Cohen
Prime Time Funk

Ryan Joyce Ciera Mackenzie

Ryan Joyce
Ciera Mackenzie

Chewy Marzolo Hammers of Misfortune

Chewy Marzolo
Hammers of Misfortune

Jesus Neri Antoine Reverb

Jesus Neri
Antoine Reverb

Jim Rupp Woody Herman Orchestra

Jim Rupp
Woody Herman Orchestra

Dino English Dark Star Orchestra

Dino English
Dark Star Orchestra

Demetrios Kakavas Session

Demetrios Kakavas
Session

Daren Metz Session

Daren Metz
Session

Mike Pedicone The Bled

Mike Pedicone
The Bled

Larry Scott Session

Larry Scott
Session

 
Jason Vick Ride The Sun  

Jason Vick
Ride The Sun
 

Casey Wood Producer

Casey Wood
Producer

 
 

SNARE Artists

Johnny Andrews Session, Touring

Johnny Andrews
Session, Touring

Phil Collins Solo Artist

Phil Collins
Solo Artist

Chris Infusino Session

Chris Infusino
Session

 
Craig Pilo Frankie Valli  

Craig Pilo
Frankie Valli
 

Yanni Sofianos Obsession

Yanni Sofianos
Obsession