Andre " Bam Bam" Adams

Andre " Bam Bam" Adams

ANDRE ADAMS BORN IN PHILADELPHIA PA STARTED PLAYING DRUMS AT THE AGE OF 6 YEARS OLD; AND WAS DRUMMING PROFESSIONALLY BY AGE 12.

SOME OF HIS INFLUENCES ARE BILLY COBHAM, OMAR HAKIEM, DENNIS CHAMBERS AND GOSPEL DRUMMER JOEL SMITH.

A NATURALLY GIFTED DRUMMER, WITH A MAGNANIMOUS PERSONALITY, ANDRE SHARPENED HIS PERCUSSIVE DYNAMICS, RYTHM AND STYLE BY PERFORMING IN MANY PHILADELPHIA CHURCHES, AND VARIOUS LOCAL FUNK, ROCK AND R&B BANDS.

PERFORMANCE VENUES INCLUDE CBGB'S NY, BILLY BLACKS HARLEM, THE NAMM SHOW CA, THE TROCADARO AND THE KIMMEL CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA.

HE HAS PERFORMED OPENING FOR ACTS SUCH AS THE OHIO PLAYERS, MESHELL D'NDEGEOCELLO, LIVING COLOUR, 24-7 SPYZ AND SCHOOLY D.

ANDRE IS CURRENTLY DRUMMING FOR PHILLY FUSION PROJECT , VIKKI WRIGHT, PHUNKYMAN, DAVE ROWAN AND BLAKK DIAMOND. HE HAS ALSO PERFORMED WITH STRAWBERRY AFFAIR, T M STEVENS, AND E TRIBE

CURRENTLY STUDYING CHART READING AT GEORGE'S MUSIC ,MAJORED IN MUSIC THEORY IN HIGH SCHOOL ALSO ATTENDED ZAF'S SCHOOL OF MUSIC.

ANDRE IS VICE PRESIDENT OF ANGEL BABY MUSIC, THIER LATEST RELEASE IS PHILLY FUSION PROJECT'S

"PURE. "

THIS CD IS AVAILABLE AT CDBABY AND AT PHILLY FUSION PROJECT'S LIVE PERFORMANCES.

OTHER EQUIPMENT INCLUDES

PEARL DRUMS MASTERS LINE & TAMA DRUMS ROCK STAR LINE

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