Tag: drums

  • The Black Crowes – 1972

    Coming soon! Recorded some killer songs with The Black Crowes at Sunset Sound in Los  Angeles. The EP comes out May 6!

  • Soundcheck at The LA Forum

    Here’s a clip shot by Nate Wlazelek from Black Crowes soundcheck at the LA Forum this past summer.  

  • Secret Magic Control Agency

    Here’s a clip from a session for the film score for the new animated film Secret Magic Control Agency – which is currently #1 on Netflix this week! It features Naren Rauch, Tim Lefebvre, and the Budapest Scoring orchestra.

  • Anthony Da Costa

    One of my personal highlights of the pandemic has been getting to collaborate with the supremely talented Anthony Da Costa. Here is a video of one of the new songs that are coming out.


    I’ve been making drum tracks throughout the pandemic for some friends of mine to write to. Here’s a song and a video that came out of one for Broken Baby and Tummyache:

  • Jamie McLean Band – “Sing It”

    Found this recent video of us playing a shuffle! One of my all time favorite beats!! httpv://youtu.be/1wIhVU6Q6uo

  • Podcast interview

    Honored to be interviewed the other day on my buddy Jon Solo’s podcast about touring musicians – we talk about my experiences in New York as a jazz student, the different bands I’ve played in and my trips to study music in Brazil. Check it out here! https://latecheckoutpodcast.com/2017/05/24/brian-griffin/

  • CBS Saturday with Rodney Crowell!

    Honored to play a few songs on CBS Saturday today with Rodney Crowell with guests John Paul White, Rosanne Cash, John Leventhal and Steuart Smith! Here is a video for “It Ain’t Over Yet” httpv://vimeo.com/219707699

  • New Orleans

    Looking forward to heading down to NoLa this month to do some playing and recording with the Jamie McLean Band! Looks like we’ll be recording at the legendary Piety Street Studios, with special guests Terence Higgins, Kirk Joseph & Ivan Neville!!

  • New Orleans

    Just arrived in New Orleans yesterday to play a few club gigs with the Jamie McLean Band during jazzfest. Caught the legendary Johnny Vidacovich on drums along with Luther Dickinson on guitar, James Singleton on upright bass, and Skerik on tenor sax at the Maple Leaf. Looking forward to lots more music…