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We have a soundproof practice room now but before we had our daughter, when we were first married, we had a two bedroom apartment and each room was gutted and had a drumset in it. And the rest is history.

Billy Ashbaugh

I look at it as almost a different art form in itself, you know what I mean? It was Justin’s idea. Do you like touring? Lately I’ve been listening Kim Burrell, who is a gospel singer. I love Phil Gould. TigerBill’s Unique Drum Lessons.

Billy Ashbaugh Bio

As fate would have it, the phone rang for me first. I don’t consider myself a soloist, I’ve always considered myself a groover and that’s always been a big appeal for me whenever I hear someone behind the kit.

MD Online recently caught up with rising drum star Billy Ashbaugh, the man who keeps it all together. We gave it a break in and then put it in the show again in for the “No Strings Attached” and that’s when it got everybody’s attention and it was even on the HBO special, which was very fortunate for me.


I keep in shape by having a good diet and practicing as often as I can. When I was about fourteen, I went to a company Christmas party for my dad. What’s life like with two drummers in the family?

How do you set up your kit? It really gives you a chance to show off. I also listen to Toto and Prince, with John Blackwell. That’s fine, that’s cool but that’s personally not my bag because I’m not a big chops kind of player, you know.

Drummerszone artists – Billy Ashbaugh

Asjbaugh, over the years, I did my share of gigs — mostly top bands — that played with some sort of programmed or sequenced tracks. I think it was just in my blood.

After those two years, I basically just went out and bought tons of videos and books and started teaching myself. Jennnie, I understand that you’ve put your drumming career on hold to raise your daughter.

As much fun as the Enrique gig was for me, I was playing percussion not drums and I’m really a drummer, so it wasn’t too hard for me to give the gig up. And billh best advice if you get bored or frustrated and it’s no longer fun, whether you’re with a aehbaugh or in a band, move on. How did you get interested in drums? He turned me on to many different styles and techniques.

We weren’t going to dump her off on a relative or grandparent and take off. I’m not out there messin’ around and meeting other women or partying. Billy, I’ve wanted to ask you about this since I first saw it on your video, Takin’ Care of Business.


Drummerworld: Billy Ashbaugh

Billy Ashbaugh is a drummer with spectacular technique, and his drumming bily not at all lost on one of the highlight gigs in the last five years. Has anyone new caught your ear as a player?

At every gig, I just try to get into my zone and perform to my fullest potential. She can explain to them the hurdles that she’s crossed that I have no idea because the things she faces I will never face. What techniques do you work on? We hope, in the future, to make it even more of a team thing because it ties in perfectly. At the end of a tour, when I listen back to a disc of one of the first shows, I hear a noticeable difference in my fills as well as the grooves.

I was in a blues band led by a guy who was a lot like Stevie Ray Vaughn and we did some funk-rock blues, New Orleans stuff, awhbaugh some straight ahead shuffles. If Billu had the guts to pull away, I should have let the money go and figure out another way to ashbaugy money and concentrate more on making myself happy behind the instrument.