Nathan Curran

Drums | Music Technology

Nathan has been working as a professional musician for almost 20 years. As a drummer he has has enjoyed a wonderful career as one of the UK's most in demand session drummers for the last 10 years. He has toured the world and recorded with some of the UK's most successful pop, dance and urban acts, including Basement Jaxx, Lily Allen, Elton John and Roots Manuva.  

In addition to Nathan's work as a session drummer, he is also an acclaimed producer and DJ.  He has produced dance music under various monikers for the last 10 years. He has released tracks on labels such as Grizzly, Atlantic Jaxx, Ninja Tune and Brownswood, and his productions and remixes have been played by the likes of Annie Mac, Gilles Peterson and Toddla T. 

Nathan teaches drums, music production and dj-skills at The Rhythm Studio, as well as working as a freelance lecturer giving masterclasses to a wide variety of students at colleges across the country. Nathan believes that success in the music industry is down to hard work, personality, and professionalism as well as talent, this is something he brings to his teaching.

The featured video shows Tugg performing with Gorgon City at Radio One's Live Lounge. Check out Loopmasters for a collection of Nathan's collection of Live Disco and Electro drum chops ready to drop into your House, Disco, Electro productions.