I started playing drums since I was 15yrs old, self taught, listened to good drummers, copy good fills. and learned to read drum notations.I like ROCK AND ROLLS, SHUFFLE ROCK, BLUES, R&B , FUNK, LATIN ROCK,JAZZ SWING & JAZZROCK.My favorite drummers : Buddy Rich, Art Blakey, Joe Morello, Stewart Copeland,Billy Cobham,Steve Gadd and Neil Peart.
I have been a Studio,Radio, TV,Live Concerts sessioner and toured Yokohama, Japan, HongKong, Taipei, Okinawa, UK ,Europe and USA. I am also a vocalist and played keyboards and guitar. I own 5 Drum sets, 5 piece Remo practice pads,Remo (Fiber shells) Traveler Kit,Pearl Rhythm Traveler kit, Roland VDrums, and a 7 piece Maple Gretsch Power Drums,KORG Triton 88 Studio and a Roland V2400 Digital Workstation studio.
Now ,besides teaching kids, I write songs , produce, promote and played professionally with my own band
"GOLAGAT AND COMPANY" here in the Bay Area.
CD Album coming out soon.