Ash Pearson

COUNTRY Canada      
GROUP 3 INCHES OF BLOOD      

Biography

BORN IN:
Saskatoon, SK

LIVES IN:
Vancouver, BC

DRUMMING SINCE:
1998

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT:
3 Inches of Blood, Two Slackers

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S):
Neil Peart, Tomas Haake, Gene Hoglan, Dave Witte, Ringo, Bonham, Billy Rymer, James Brown and his drummers, Danny Carey, Matt Cameron, John Zorn, Zappa and his drummers, Mom, Dad, Brother Dylan.

FAVORITE ALBUM PLAYED ON:
"Anthems for the Victorious", 3IoB

FAVORITE ALBUM DIDN'T PLAY ON:
"Birds of Fire", Mahavishnu Orchestra

CAREER HIGHLIGHT(S):
Loud Park Japan 2010, Wacken 2008, Opening Slots for Slipknot, Auditioning for the Dillinger Escape Plan, Filling Gene Hoglan's drumming seat in Just Cause.

FAVORITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
21" HHX Legacy Ride, All the Paragon cymbals

Tim Yeung

Divine Heresy / Morbid Angel

Mike Bennett

Richie Kotzen, Sayers Club

Kelly Keagy

Night Ranger

Ed Thigpen

Freelance/educator

Eddie Montalvo

Ruben Blades,the Big 3 Palladium Orchestra, Fania All Stars, Tito Rodriguez Jr. Orcchestra, Lou Caputo Jazz Orchestra