Ben Jackson (US)
Paiste Artist Since Feb 2013
17" Signature Traditionals Thin Crash (as Hi-Hat Top)
17" RUDE Crash/Ride
19" Signature Dark Energy Dark Energy Crash Mark I
22" Masters Dark Ride
20" Formula 602 Modern Essentials Crash
19" Signature Full Crash
Ben is a Nashville-based session / touring drummer performing in many of Music Row’s top studios, on demos, albums and independent EPs as well as touring with a wide variety of artists and songwriters. He has recorded/toured with many of Nashville’s top Country recording artists including, Greg Bates, Aaron Tippin, Jana Kramer, Jimmy Wayne, Jon Pardi, Frankie Ballard and Steve Azar.
Tours Ben has performed on as a support act include: Bob Seger, Taylor Swift, Eric Church, Darius Rucker and Luke Bryan tours and more. Ben has performed in some of the United States’ most prestigious venues such as Madison Square Garden, The Staples Center, The Ryman Auditorium, Boston Garden and The Grand Ole Opry.
Educated at the University of North Texas, Ben received his Degree in 2006. While at UNT, Ben studied with the world renown drum set artist, Ed Soph, as well as Mark Ford, Christopher Deane, and Paul Rennick. Ben remains active in music education through private lessons at his teaching studio in Nashville, lessons via skype, and clinics/workshops throughout the southeast.