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One of the most dynamic and skilled drummers on the pro scene today, Sammy Aliano is a triple threat – making a name for himself in the recording, touring and teaching worlds. Since relocating to the USA in 2002, Australian born double bass drumming star, Sammy “The Bull” Aliano, has embedded his unique foot print into the LA music scene. A sought after educator, Aliano has embarked on European and Asian clinic tours, performed at the Montreal and Batuka! Drum Festivals and Australia’sUltimate Drummer’s Weekend. Sammy’s live and recording credits include Jazz-Improv rockers Gongzilla, Rock Star Super- nova’s Lukas Rossi, MR. BIG’s Billy Sheehan, Ex-treme’s Nuno Bettencourt and legendary ex-Guns N Roses guitarist Slash. In 2011, Aliano & fellow co – author Matt Sorum re- leased a book entitled, ‘Double Bass Drumming & Power Fills Workout’ The definitive must-have workout text on double bass drumming grooves and power fills for the modern rock drummer. Sam’s level of experience, ability to play multiple styles of music, and provide professional value added services such as musical directorship and sight reading put him in high demand for shows ranging from small club trios playing jazz through to large capacity stadium shows playing classic rock to country music. Sam continues the path toward becoming one of the highly respected and world renowned Drummers of modern times.