colin brooks (drums) is from Little Rock, AR. he started playing piano at age 5 and started on the drums when he was 7. after jamming with his father, a self-taught guitarist, he began to form and play in bands with various schoolmates. he moved to Brooklyn in 1998 to join the band Skeleton Key.·
After their demise, he traveled to New Zealand and Australia as the drummer for Bic Runga. after stints with various New York based singer songwriters, drumming on jingles, and playing with the Brooklyn band Sea Ray, he found himself drumming in the off-broadway musical BETTY RULES. that is where he met Dan Zanes in 2003. he has been drumming with Dan ever since. outside of that, he still makes records with the Little Rock based band The Big Cats and records songs of his own in his bedroom. he would like to thank Dan and the friends for all of the fun musical adventures.