Nicholas Mason, the “Living Dead Drummer”, is a professional touring/ studio drummer, and educator based out of Los Angeles. He has performed on countless albums, singles and movie soundtracks, appeared in several music videos, orchestrated drum clinics, co-hosted an international music TV show, and makes regular appearances in percussion trade magazines such as DRUM! & Modern Drummer.
His credits include Street Drum Corps, The Rhythm Coffin, Beasto Blanco, Orianthi, TUFF, Daisy DeLaHoya, Shania Twain, Corey Feldman, Nik West, Kevin Nealon, and many more. With appearances on GLEE, MasterChef, Cartoon Network, Showtime, FOX, and ABC, and corporate work with NIKE, VANS, Jameson Irish Whiskey, and Sony Pictures. Nick also currently holds a healthy teaching practice in Southern California, with 40+ private students per week. He is a Show Director for School Of Rock, a performance based music school with multiple franchises located around the country.
Nick officially endorses Yamaha Acoustic & Electronic Drums, Paiste Cymbals, Aquarian Drumheads, Regal Tip Drumsticks, Coffin Case, Cympad, Cool Claws, & Zombie Killer Clothing.