Ste began playing drums at the age of 14 heavily influenced by drummers such as Matt Sorum, Dave Grohl, Phil Rudd among others. At the age of 18 he bought his first acoustic drum kit, a standard Mapex unnamed series. After joining his first band he began playing regularly around Teesside, gaining a reputation as one of the hardest working drummers in the North East; playing for bands such as The Bryan Adams Experience, Crimson Skies, The Wainstones, The Clashed, The Rebellion, The Moondogs as well as various session/studio work.
Ste tours regularly with the Bryan Adams Experience all over the UK, The Middle East and Europe. Ste plays PDP & Tama drums, Remo Drum Heads and endorses Collision Drumsticks and Istanbul Agop Cymbals.
WHY DO YOU PLAY COLLISION?
– Transmission, Zetland FM
– Bruce Foxton, The Jam