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Doug Meola



Doug is an independent drummer, educator, and clinician. With a strong focus on drum education, Doug has a large roster of drum students that he works with regularly, he also conducts master classes and educational programs for schools and retail music stores. Doug is also excited about his new online and streaming drum lesson program as well as video and downloadable content via his website: http://dougmeola.com. He is also an online instructor for Matt Halpern's Bandhappy.com music learning website.

As an educator and clinician, Doug is very passionate about helping drummers be their best in all areas of their drumming. Doug conducts numerous clinics and educational events in partnership with Tune-bot, Vic Firth, Evans Drumheads, Q Drum Company and also leads Kickport International's Sound Specialist Drum Education Program. He has contributed to Modern Drummer magazine as an educator and product reviewer and is also a contributing member of the Vic Firth Education Team. Doug is excited about a new drum education program that he is designing specifically for other-abled drummers and potential drummers that have unique mental and/or physical challenges.

In addition to his educational endeavours, Doug is a busy, in demand recording and touring drummer working with several artists and bands. Some of the artists and acts that Doug works with and has toured with/supported include: The Secret Destroyers, Dead City Dolls, Saints and Lovers, guitar virtuoso Greg Howe, Sexus, V, Skin, When Worlds Collide, Joan Jett, Dee Snyder, Widowmaker, Joe Perry, Marilyn Manson, Buckcherry, Gavin Degraw, John Legend and Maroon Five.

Doug studied at the Drummer's Collective in NYC as well as with some hugely talented drummers including Terry Bozzio, Dennis Chambers, Jimmy Degrasso of Megadeth/Ozzy Osborne/David Lee Roth/Alice Cooper, Mike Johnston and many other amazing drummers and educators.

Doug is very passionate about his craft and considers himself a lifelong student of drums and drumming, always striving to be his best.



"I have been using Humes and Berg cases and products since I got my first drum kit as a kid. Through the years, I have traveled to many places around the world, in all types of environments and conditions and my Humes and Berg Cases never let me down, keeping all of my gear perfectly protected and in top condition. The craftsmanship and quality of the Humes and Berg products are top notch and the innovation that they incorporate makes them a leader in their industry. I am truly excited and honored to be an endorsing artist and member of the incredible Humes and Berg Family!"




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