Russ Miller

American Idol, Andrea Bocelli, Arrival, L.A. Session Star

Artist Facts:

Nationality: United States
Artist Since:2013
Influences:Buddy Rich | Steve Gadd | Steve Smith
Favorite Road Snack:Reeses Pieces
Favorite Car:Merceds-Benz
Favorite Book:Bible
Favorite Movie:Star Wars
Favorite TV Show:Last Man Standing
Favorite Band:Rush
Favorite Cartoon Character:Spongbob Squarepants
Mac or PC:Mac
iPhone or Android:iPhone
Facebook or Twitter:Twitter
Vinyl or Digital Download:Vinyl
Beatles or Stones:Beatles
Favorite Type of Venue:Theatre
For me, music is:Life Changing
Farthest distance traveled to see a band:100+ miles
Favorite or most inspirational place to write music:Quiet Studio
What piece of music memorabilia do you wish you owned:Buddy Rich's Slingerland kit

Artist Bio:

Russ Miller is internationally known as one of the top drummers of today. As a Multi-Platinum recording artist, he has played on multiple Grammy® award winning recordings with combined sales of over 26 million copies.
His musical versatility has led him to work with an incredible list of over 50 international artists from legends like Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Tina Turner & Bobby Caldwell through modern stars, Nelly Furtado, The Psychedelic Furs, Hilary Duff, Steve Perry and Andrea Bocelli.
He has also played on hundreds of movies and T.V. shows. Russ is a 7-time Modern Drummer readers poll winner and was one of the drummers on the hit T.V. show, "American Idol”. In 2014, he was award an Honorary PHD from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, for sustained lifetime accomplishments in the Drumming world.
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