John Curtis


I've been playing drums for over 40 years. I still love every minute of it and am constantly learning more.







What is music to you? What does it give you?

Plain and simple, music is life. It gives me great happiness.

What is your music dream?

To play drums in zero gravity.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

I would end racism.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Zip a dee do dah.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Gov't Mule.

What inspires you to make music?


What is the message you want to send with your music?

Have fun and enjoy life.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?


How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

It is very hard to stand out amongst so many others. We need more venues.

What do you think of Drooble?


What frustrates you most as a musician?

Cheap bar owners who take your money.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Yes, I do. I try to see all the local bands I can.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Should be well rounded and have at least some familiarity with all instruments.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

The Saloonatics.