Craig Krolicki

Drummer and percussionist

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Craig Krolicki is a drummer/ percussionist and even now getting into drum programming. He is a graduate of Youngstown State University (The Dana School of Music), with a BA in Music Education. Craig is a versatile and musical drummer playing a wide variety of styles from, Rock, Blues, Country, Jazz, Classical, Pop and more.

At Youngstown State University Craig played in a variety of the music ensembles such a concert band, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band II &III, Jazz Improv, Marching Band and Percussion Ensemble. While in college he also had a good workload of gigs outside of school playing in blues, rock, country, pop, and alternative bands.

In 1997 Craig moved to Nashville TN, and has toured as a drummer with artist such as Curb Recording Artist Jeff Carson, Hank III, Sony Recording Artist Tammy Cochran, Singer/Songwriter/Producer Gail Davies, Singer/Songwriter Billy Yates, BNA Recording Artist Kellie Coffey. During these times and still now today he freelances in downtown Nashville in the clubs/bars. Here you have to versatile and be able to go with the flow and sometimes jam and play songs you don't even know.

The last 14 years Craig also has been drum teching for the country band Rascal Flatts. The experience as tech has helped with knowing how to get good drums sounds out of kit. Tuning mics. etc. He feels between his knowledge as a drummer, percussionist and a tech is beneficial to getting some great drum tracks for your project.

Craig considers himself to be a very musical and diverse drummer. He plays parts that fits and compliments the songs.

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Gear Highlights
  • Yamaha maple custom drums
  • 2 MOTU PRE 8ES
  • Shure
  • WarmAudio
  • Slate mics
  • Sabian cymbal
  • Remo drum heads
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