Being the Drummer Artists Want to Hire | Jeremy Kleynhans
Theme Of This Episode
In any given week, Jeremy could have shows with 5 different artists. We talk about his preparation approach, and how he manages each situation with care, and how to keep getting hired by prioritizing the artists’ needs.
In the past couple of years, Jeremy has been playing shows and TV performances with artists such as Kira Isabella, Juno award winner Brett Kissel, Grammy Winner Alessia Cara, Gold-selling Alx Veliz, Juno award winner Kellylee Evans, The Abrams, The Reklaws, Michelle Treacy, Daniel Wesley, KO, Autumn Hill, Suzie McNeil, and many others. He was the house drummer for the 2013 season finale of YTV’s reality show The Next Star, and performed in a 2014 episode of the show as well as on YTV’s Summer Beach Bash episode feat host Nick Cannon.
What You’ll Learn From This Episode
- How to make the artist feel comfortable on a gig
- The BEST way to deal with being double booked
- The important message that being early sends
- How to prepare for playing with 5 different artists this week
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