About Marty Brasington

Marty Brasington at the Cavern Club

Marty Brasington is a dedicated musician and instructor with over 40 years of playing experience as a successful live and studio drummer.

Marty started his career like many drummers, playing in his high school marching band, and quickly became interested in playing the drum-kit. After high school Marty studied at the famed Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA.

Marty then moved to the greater New York City area, where he began recording and touring in both the U.S. and Europe with several projects including the melodic rock band Norway (Frontiers Records), singer/songwriter Laura Diamond (3 Wishes Records), alternative rock band Active (Tribeca Artists Records), Danger Danger (Sony Records) lead singer Ted Poley, as well as a variety other projects, which included playing over 150+ dates a year on the Jersey Shore.

Click here to listen to some of Marty's recorded work!

Marty has also been featured in both Modern Drummer and DRUM! magazines!

Currently, Marty is the drummer with the popular Columbus, OH cover band These Guys Live and frequently fills-in with a number of other local acts as well.

Marty is a hands-on teacher who takes pride in developing customized lesson plans for every student based on their current skill level and goals. Primary areas of focus include: rudiments, stick control, music reading, coordination & independence, syncopation, double bass drumming, and general musicality.

Marty's knowledge, experience and patient teaching style can help students of all ages and abilities develop the skills they need for a rewarding life in music.

Upcoming Shows w/These Guys Live

Friday, June 21st, 2024
8:45pm - 12:45am
West Church Social  
1650 W. Church St, Newark, OH 43055  

Saturday, June 22nd, 2024
6:30pm - 10:30pm
Horvath's Harbor  
14675 Zion Road, Thornville, OH 43076  

Friday, June 28th, 2024
8:30pm - 12:00am
The Ugly Mug Bar & Grill  
9645 Basil Western Road, Canal Winchester, OH 43110  

Saturday, July 13th, 2024
8:00pm - 11:00pm
Harry Buffalo  
6150 S. Sunbury Road, Westerville, OH 43081  

Saturday, July 20th, 2024
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Moose Lodge 499  
235 W. National Dr., Newark, OH 43055  

Friday, July 26th, 2024
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Killing Tree Winery  
16688 Co Road 4 , Dresden, OH 43821  

Visit theseguyslive.com for additional show dates and more information.