Crow Black Chicken, La Nube Cafe Teatro, Bilbao, 21/03/2018

George ‘Gev Barrett

Gev Barrett has been teaching drums for over 10 years, and is a full time professional drummer based in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. He currently teaches out of his own school based in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary and out of Rockwell Music Academy. He currently drums with Crow Black Chicken and Jazz Trio Electric Orfeo. Gev has recorded on 7 albums and multiple EP’s, touring extensively in the UK and Europe, most notably opening up for ZZ Top live at Marquee in Cork and performing on the BBC Introducing Stage at Glastonbury. Gev has worked with and shared the stage with many legends over the years including artists like, ZZ Top, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Philip Donnelly ( Nancy Griffith, Everly Brothers ) to name a few and working with producers like Philip Magee ( Kodaline , Aslan, The Script  ) George Reiff ( Tedeschi Trucks Band ).

Gaining from his experience of touring and recording he has developed a lesson plan which can be adapted to help each student progress in their preferred field of drumming, from rudimental drumming, to styles like Rock, Jazz and Latin.


Crow Black Chicken – Electric Soup ( 2012 )

Crow Black Chicken – Rumble Shake ( 2014 No. 12 in Irish Album Charts )

Crow Black Chicken – Deep South ( 2015 )

Crow Black Chicken – Pariah brothers ( 2016 )

Crow Black Chicken – South Roman Street ( 2018 )

Tony McLoughlin – True Native ( 2019 )