DANNY PATTERSON'S
BIO
(up to 2018)
Danny Patterson has been playing drums for over 30 years starting at his local church in his Dad's country-gospel
band, Gospel In Song.  Danny plays acoustic drum kit, electronic drum kit, various hand percussion and several
stringed instruments such as the guitar, bass guitar and mandolin.

Danny performed on the drums at 201 concerts and recording sessions in 2017 with 18 different artists in genres
such as folk, rock, jazz, pop, hip-hop, country and blues.

Danny plays regularly with the following bands: GENEVIEVE ALLEN
(country / Texas country); JOHNNY AND
THE SPINSATIONS (oldies cover band); MYSTERY LOVES COMPANY (original chamber rock); and with his
Dad's band GOSPEL IN SONG.

Danny is a member of ASCAP and the Percussive Arts Society.

Danny endorses:
Salyers Percussion,  Motion-Pro Drum Thrones,  SledgePad,  The Drum Wallet,  Black Widow Drum Web,   
7drums,  Sensaphonics,  TnR Products,  &  Impression Cymbals


(Partial list of) VENUES and FESTIVALS performed:
The Astrodome
The Astro Hall (during Rodeo Houston)
Jones Hall
George R Brown Convention Center
Houston City Hall
Sam Houston Race Park
Heights Festival
The Strawberry Festival (Pasadena, TX)
Concert Pub
Pearland Stadium (Pearland, TX)
Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center (Midland, TX)
Terrell Performing Arts Center (Terrell, TX)
Ocotillo Performing Arts Center (Artesia, NM)
Abraham Chavez Theater (El Paso, TX)
Caldwell Auditorium (Tyler, TX)
Fitzgerald's - Upstairs
Rudyard's Pub
Mucky Duck

High Plains Music Festival (Hugoton, KS)



TOURS:
Phildel during her 2013 US/Canada Tour (Austin, TX only)
William Florian during the TX & New Mexico dates for his "Those Were The Days Tour" (2013, 2014, 2015)


RECORDING STUDIOS:
Psalms Recording Studio in Houston, TX
Dove Media in Houston, TX
Studio Crash in Philadelphia, PA
Lucky Run Studio in Houston, TX


ARTISTS & BANDS:
A list of Artists/Bands Danny has worked with over the years can be found Here


INFLUENCES:
Drummers
- - - John Bonham (Led Zeppelin)
- - - Keith Moon (The Who)
- - - Buddy Rich
- - - Gene Krupa
- - - Ringo Starr (The Beatles)
- - - Micky Dolenz (The Monkees)   

- - - Kenny Aronoff
- - - Mark Schulman
- - - Rich Redmond


Guitarists
- - - Sonny Patterson (Danny's Dad) He taught me my 1st three chords & showed me a lot about playing rhythm
- - - John Fogerty
- - - Eric Clapton
- - - Jimmy Page
- - - Juliana Hatfield

Bassists
- - - John Entwistle (The Who)
- - - John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin)