Aaron Edgar

Biography

Aaron Edgar is one of the hardest working and most in-demand drummers in Winnipeg, with good reason. He’s played, toured and recorded with many artists all over the country, such as : The Waking Eyes, Imaginary Cities, Ridley Bent, Willie Mack, Grand Analog , Blast Action Hero, The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Jack Semple, Smokin’ Joe Kubek and Benois King to name a few. He is also a teacher of all styles of drumming from beginner to professional. With his advanced program, “Aaron Edgar’s Brain Exchange” focussing on more out there topics : technique to breakbeat, drum n’ bass, extreme metal, double bass, time signatures, metric modulation, displacement, advanced poly-rhythmic and multi-poly-rhythmic theory and so on.

With his dedication to education he also runs his own YouTube channel (www.YouTube.com/AaronEdgarDrum) where he very frequently uploads instructional content. Within the first 24 hours of launching the channel became one of the top viewed musicians in the country! An accolade that continues to be awarded with every single upload. For a week he was featured front and centre of www.Vater.com . He’s constantly uploading more and more content for his viewers along with free PDF transcriptions of pretty much everything.

Aaron is the owner of Audio Addiction Studio, which was built specifically for recording drums. The focus of this studio is on long distance remote sessions. He utilizes such equipment as API, Great River and Shadow Hills mic pre’s. A wide variety of microphones including Royer Labs, Sennheiser and more. SSL Alphalink converters, the list goes on. On top of it all, an unbelievably massive selection of extremely high end drums and cymbals. A full list of gear and session details can be found on the Audio Addiction Studio website at www.AudioAddictionStudio.com

Aaron is extremely driven and continues an over the top schedule at all times. Somehow he finds time for touring, teaching, gigging, recording, writing and making instructional videos.

Band:

Independent