Jason Cheek (US)
#Terri Clark, Ryan Kinder, Ferrier
Paiste Artist Since Jan 2011
15" Giant Beat Hi-Hat
19" 2002 Crash
24" Giant Beat Giant Beat
20" 2002 Crash
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Jason Cheek earned a Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance from the University of Georgia in 2006, having studied drumset and percussion under Dr. Thomas McCutchen, Dr. Arvin Scott, and jazz under Steve Dancz. Upon graduating, he relocated to Nashville, Tennessee to further pursue performing and recording opportunities.
Since arriving in Nashville, Jason has established himself as an in-demand drumset artist in the city's varied music scenes. He currently can be heard performing internationally with a variety of artists as diverse as platinum-selling country artist Terri Clark (touring the US, Canada, and Europe), Warner Music recording artist Ryan Kinder, rising country star Sarah Darling (including appearances on Conan O'Brien, ABC's "The Bachelor" and the Grand Ole Opry), alternative-pop band Ferrier (whose music has been featured by MTV, CBS, Disney, etc.), and Nashville-based songwriter Matthew Perryman Jones.
He also continues to be increasingly busy in the Nashville studio scene, appearing on releases by Terri Clark, Ferrier, Jessica Campbell, Evan McHugh, Myla Smith, and Victoria Banks, among many others. He also co-owns and operates MADE Recording, a full-service recording studio in Nashville, where he produces, records, and engineers a variety of projects.
Jason also endorses and exclusively plays C&C Drums.