From funk, folk, pop, jazz and rock, Aaron Comess has done it all in his illustrious career as one of NYC's premier drummers.
Widely known for his work as a founding member of the Grammy-nominated, ten million album-selling band Spin Doctors, Comess bring his signature style and sound to this incredible new Loop Loft collection.
Aaron Comess Looped Vol 1 features six unique sessions containing grooves that range from fat back, soulful Stax-esque beats, warm, stirred brush grooves, thunderous rock and songwriter-friendly tracks. The collection also includes samples of Aaron's entire drum kit, allowing you to program your own grooves using the exact same sounds from the loop sessions.
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Aaron Comess Vol 1 Specs:
File Size: 404 MB
Drum & Cymbal Samples
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- 100% Royalty Free
- High Quality 24 Bit 48 KHZ Audio
- WAV, REX2, Stylus RMX and AIFF (Apple Loops) Formats
Aaron Comess is one of the founding members of the multi-platinum selling group the Spin Doctors, with whom he developed his innovative and recognizable drumming style.
Born in Phoenix, Arizona, Comess spent his early years in Dallas and began playing drums at the age of 9. He attended Arts Magnet High School, during which time he won Downbeat Magazine’s DB award for outstanding high school Jazz Musician two consecutive years in a row and had the honor of studying with renowned teacher Henry Okstel. Upon graduation, he went to Berklee College of Music, later continuing his music studies in New York City at The New School, studying under legendary session great, Bernhard Purdie.
While still studying at The New School, began playing the New York City club circuit with the other founding members of the Spin Doctors: Chris Barron, Eric Schenkman, and Mark White. The four quickly developed a huge New York City following playing at premiere clubs, such as The Wetlands.
As the drummer for the Spin Doctors as well as a collaborating writer, Comess went on to secure a contract with Epic Records. Comess’ playing and co-writing skills helped catapult the band to worldwide recognition, bringing them a Grammy nomination, American Music nomination and thus far, record sales of over ten million albums.
Additionally, Comess has also worked as a session musician, and producer with a multitude of talented artists, such as, Joan Osbourne, Bilal, Marc Cohn, Isaac Hayes, and Ivan Neville. He has performed all over the world and appeared on the covers of Rolling Stone magazine and Modern Drummer magazine where he was voted into both of the following readers poll categories: Best Up and Coming and Pop/Rock. Comess endorses Yamaha drums, Remo drumheads and Zildjian cymbals and Vic Firth drumsticks.
Currently, aside from playing with the Spin Doctors, Comess works as an in-demand session musician and a producer for various artists and is currently studying with master drummer Michael Carvin. Aaron Comess lives in New York City, where he plays with numerous rock, jazz and experimental bands including his own three bands called The Aaron Comess Group ,The Aaron Comess Quintet and The Air Conditioned Gypsies.
Photo: Mark White