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. He has also played with many other local bands including Breaking Sane, Level 7, Jaded, Sonic Boom and the VV Smith band.

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

JUNE
10
Saturday, June 10th, 2023
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Moose Lodge 499  
235 W. National Dr., Newark, OH 43055  

JUNE
16
Friday, June 16th, 2023
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Port Smokehouse / Buckeye Lake  
9308 Township Road 79, Thornville, OH 43076  

JUNE
23
Friday, June 23rd, 2023
8:00pm - 11:00pm
Harry Buffalo  
6150 S. Sunbury Road, Westerville, OH 43081  

JUNE
24
Saturday, June 24th, 2023
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Private Party
Waynesville, OH 45068  

JULY
15
Saturday, July 15th, 2023
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Rockin' The Pavilion
Canal Market District Downtown Newark, 51 S. Second St, Newark, OH 43055  

JULY
21
Friday, July 21st, 2023
8:30pm - 12:00am
Townz Billiards & Beverages  
50 N. 11th Street, Newark, OH 43055  

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