I am a freelance session player living in Central Vermont. I am originally from Austin, Texas and have over 30 years experience as a live concert and studio drummer. I can provide you with high quality drum tracks recorded on real drums to your specifications and I am available for live or studio sessions.

Over 30 years experience as a professional drummer playing many styles including: Rock, Country, Blues, Swing, Jazz, Fusion, Prog, Metal... and much more.

Would love to hear from you. Click the contact button above to get in touch.

My credits include

Gear highlights

  • Large Gretsch kit
  • Pearl Masters Studio kit
  • Various percussion instruments
  • Vast selection of Zildjian cymbals
  • Presonus Studio One 3
  • Loads of Waves plugins and many other plugins

Genres I specialize in

Reviews of James MacDonald

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    James is awesome! He delivered a killer drum track. James immediately picked up what I was looking for and produced a drum track that exceeded my expectations. An absolute pro and a pleasure to work with!

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