Jeremy Stacey

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Jeremy Stacey
Jeremy Stacey (percussionist).jpg
Stacey at the 606 Club, London, in 2007
Background information
Born (1963-09-27) 27 September 1963 (age 55)
OriginLondon, England
GenresPop, rock, jazz
Occupation(s)Percussionist
InstrumentsDrums, keyboards
Associated actsKing Crimson
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Sheryl Crow
New Earth Mud
The Waterboys
Eurythmics
Joe Cocker
Patricia Kaas
Robbie Williams
The Lemon Trees
Echo & the Bunnymen
Steven Wilson

Jeremy Stacey (born 27 September 1963) is a British drummer and keyboard player. His early works included the 1990s band, The Lemon Trees (with twin brother Paul Stacey on guitars, Guy Chambers and others) and Denzil. He has also played with Sheryl Crow,[1] the Finn Brothers, Nick Harper, Noel Gallagher, The Waterboys, Thomas Anders, Echo & the Bunnymen, Eurythmics, Joe Cocker, Chris Robinson of the Black Crowes, Adam F, Andrea Bocelli, Patricia Kaas, Susanna Hoffs, Mike Scott, Robbie Williams, Aztec Camera, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Nerina Pallot, Claire Martin (drums on Take 1My Heart, 1999), Mark Wingfield, Iain Ballamy, Chris Squire (Chris Squire's Swiss Choir), The Syn (Syndestructible, 2005, again with Paul Stacey), Sia Furler (Colour the Small One), Laurence Cottle, Jason Rebello, Zero 7, Malcolm McLaren, Boris Grebenshchikov, and Steve Hackett.

In 2011 he recorded with Ryan Adams on Ashes & Fire, and again on Ryan Adams in 2014.

He was part of Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds.[2]

He played on the Squackett album (with Chris Squire & Steve Hackett).

On 7 March 2016 it was announced[3][4] that he would be taking the place of Bill Rieflin as the center drummer on the 2016 King Crimson European tour, a position he retained even after Rieflin's return to the band.[5]

He also played on Steven Wilson's album To the Bone.

He uses Tama drums, Remo drumheads and Istanbul Agop cymbals. He formerly used Zildjian cymbals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thompson, Bill (26 May 2008). "Crow gets old-school". Cincinnati.Com. p. 2. Retrieved 18 May 2010.
  2. ^ McCormick, Neil (3 February 2015). "Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, The Dome, Tufnell Park, review: 'reliable' Noel Gallagher and his band delivered a night of big, solid songs with massive singalong choruses, says Neil McCormick". The Telegraph. Retrieved 30 May 2016.
  3. ^ Smith, Sid (7 March 2016). "New Drummer for KC". DGMLive.com. Retrieved 7 March 2016.
  4. ^ Munro, Scott (7 March 2016). "King Crimson call up drummer Jeremy Stacey—King Crimson bring in sticksman to replace Bill Rieflin for 2016 tour dates". TEAMROCK.COM. Retrieved 30 May 2016.
  5. ^ Fripp, Robert. "Robert Fripp's Diary". DGM Live.

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