One of my earliest musical memories was from kindergarten. Around this time I got into the idea of drumming, I think maybe because it was aggressive. I would drum wooden spoons and beat on pots and pans, using the pots as the drums and the lids as the cymbals.
I remember sitting on the bus staring out of the window and singing to myself “You’re The Inspiration” by Chicago. I always flipped through the Sears catalog to look at the drum sets. When I started band in the sixth grade, my parents got me the Sears drum set. That’s when they figured out I was serious enough about playing the drums that they could afford to actually invest a little money in it.
Neon Trees drummer Elaine Bradley has her own little "Animal." On July 30, the musician gave birth to a baby boy, Bryce Alden, at p.m. PHOTOS: Hollywood's most memorable pregnancies "I went into labor around a.m. " PHOTOS: Celebrity families' favorite summer activities Married since January 2011, Bradley continued to perform until she was seven months pregnant.
They have since released three albums, earned two RIAA double-platinum singles, and toured extensively with rock groups including Thirty Seconds to Mars, Bradley currently plays maple Sonor Custom Delite drums, a maple Craviotto snare, Zildjian cymbals, DW hardware, and Remo drum heads (except for the bass head, which is Aquarian).
She uses Vic Firth 3As, but has been known to enjoy a 5A from time to time.
It was a big commitment for my parents, but as far as sets go it was very chintzy. On my thirteenth birthday they surprised me with a Tama drum set.
When my birthday rolled around my mom told me that she and my dad were going to give me a $100.00 clothes spree at the mall.
Tyler Aaron Glenn (born November 28, 1983) is an American singer, songwriter, and musician.
He is known as the lead vocalist and keyboardist of the American rock band Neon Trees and as a solo artist. (drummer for The Killers), who knew Campbell from a previous band, saw Neon Trees playing at a small venue in Las Vegas and was impressed.
Elaine discusses her journey towards spiritual honesty as a rebellious child and then as a missionary in Germany and now as a musician fulfilling her life’s artistic passions.
I’m the youngest of seven kids so I always had older siblings playing music.
She is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and volunteered full-time as a missionary in Frankfurt, Germany for eighteen months. Neon Trees gained nationwide exposure in 2008 when their premier single "Animal" topped the Billboard Alternative Songs chart and reached #13 on the Billboard Hot 100, later winning a Billboard Music Award for Top Alternative Song (2011).
in Public Health and a minor in German from Brigham Young University.
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