Adrian Passarelli

Studio and Live drums

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Drummer for Grammy award winning artists Alessia Cara, Nelly Furtado and Blueman Group. I love adding the Live drums element to music by either playing live acoustic drums on tracks or recording my Electronic drum kit to send Midi files and audio to add to any piece of music.

From world tours with Alessia Cara, Coldplay, Blueman Group, Nelly Furtado, Adrian has performed on the highest level of stages possible. For close to 20 years, Adrian has been behind some of the worlds top artists traveling the globe from Wembley Stadium to world renown festivals such as Glastonbury to Coachella.

In 2016 Adrian toured with Coldplay on the ”A Head Full of Dreams World Tour" supporting Coldplay at the largest stadiums around the world with Alessia Cara. Adrian has also been part of the 2015 iHeart Radio Jingle Ball tour, 2016 iHeart Radio Jingle Ball tour, performing at arenas across the USA, The 2016 Alessia Cara “Know-It-All” tour and 2016 Alessia Cara “Know-It-All Part ||” tour. 

Adrian’s live television performances include Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, The Ellen Degeneres Show, MTV VMA's, The Voice (Canada), 2015 & 2016 Dick Clark's Rockin' NYE, 2016 Disney Christmas Special, The Late Late Show with James Corden, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Late Night with Stephen Colbert, NBC's "Undateable", 2016 Disney Christmas Special.

Adrian has performed at venues such as Wembley Stadium (London), Rose Bowl (Los Angeles), MetLife Stadium (New York), Levi's Stadium (San Francisco), Olympic Stadium (Barcelona), Olympiastadion (Berlin), Friends Arena (Stockholm), Amsterdam Arena (Amsterdam)...

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  1. Review by Friedrich Stoermer

    I know Adrian for a long time and he is one of the sweetest and talented person I’ve ever met. If you are looking for the sound the biggest names in the business are after, he’s the man!

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