Liam Colin Kearley

Portrait of Liam Colin Kearley


+ Drums Tutor

Liam Colin Kearley is a professional drummer and educator. He has played drums for 20 years with 10 years of extensive touring and music business experience with his band Black Peaks. Liam has played many festivals and headlined shows all over Europe and the UK, as well as supporting bands such as Deftones, Mastodon, A Perfect Circle, System Of A Down, Prophets of Rage and many more. Liam’s approach to his instrument has always been full of enthusiasm, dedication and appreciation of his craft. Giving 100% energy and passion into every hit, groove and song that’s delivered.

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