Thomas Dennis Drums

Session, Studio drummer

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Hi guys !
I'm a professional Studio and Session drummer from Belgium. For a few years i'm busy with making drumtracks for bands, music-productions and i did alot of international gigs too... I have my own studio at home were i can do all what i want. I play alot of styles also ! People can hire me in for drumming, mixing, mastering and also music-productions.
I hope that we can work together to make something special !

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

Interview with Thomas Dennis Drums

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: There was a project called G-han. I did the drums, the mixing and the keys for this guy. It was only a studio-thing but a few days later we had a few gigs with this project. I'm very proud because i also helped this guys writting these parts and it was succesfull in the time !

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: I'm working on a cd now for an English guitar player.

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: Yes there is... Lita Turner. A female singer from The Netherlands who's living in Belgium now.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Both... The sound is sometimes better analog. I used to work only digital but when i started to use analog, i realized what i missed in the past !

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: If i start something i will make it the best i can. I promise that it will be great !

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: It's not a job. It's a passion !

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: Hi Dennis, Do you also do International gigs ? ''Yes, i do. I can come over for session-playing''

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: Some people don't know how many work you have to put in before you get a killer-production.

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: Do you have a drum-line in mind ? Do you want alot of fills or should it remain simple ? When do you want the track at the latest ?

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: Talk to him well so that you get to know him better. A good relationship is the key to success. It must be played well of course but that is no problem for me!

  21. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  22. A: Kick, snare, hi-hat, ride and pedals !

  23. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  24. A: I started playing drums when I was 5. I played in a few bands where I gained a lot of experience. I always remained passionate about music. I have done a lot of studio work and I can safely say that I am very proud of that. At the age of 16 I started giving lessons. I still do this now. What I really want to achieve is that people are happy with what I have done for them and that I can make even more known. Turning your hobby into a profession is the best thing there is, isn't it?

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: I can't. I have my own style !

  27. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  28. A: I would love too work with

  29. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  30. A: Always use your ears and feel it .

  31. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  32. A: Most of the time i work on Rock-music but i did Rap and these kind of styles before !

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: That i respect other musicians and also that i always work as hard as i can and i do it good.

  35. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  36. A: My feeling. I think this is the way to do it. You have to feel the music before you can play it.

  37. Q: What's your typical work process?

  38. A: People send me there songs and i will make a drumtrack for them. I love to work like this but it's up to them :)

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: I use Cubase 9.5 Pro and i usually work analog and digital. I Always use my Mac Pro to record.

  41. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  42. A: Thomas Lang, Mick Portnoy, Simon Phillips and many more !

  43. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  44. A: Studio and Session drumming

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