Emiliano Cantiano / Bio

Professional italian metal/hard rock drummer, Emiliano Cantiano works/has worked with:

Noumeno (instrumental progressive metal)
Shores Of Null (gothic/death metal)
Embrace Of Disharony (progressive/avantgarde metal)
Purification (metalcore)
Hatesound (Sepultura & Soulfly Tribute as a percussionist)
Doomsday (metalcore)
The Orange Man Theory (hardcore)
Blind Secrets (progressive metal band with Francesco Fareri)
Last Green Field (nu-metal)
The Black Candle (gothic metal)
Anthelion (progressive metal)
Riccardo Gioggi (progressive metal guitarist)
The Rain (brit/pop)
Kim (italian pop/rock)
Mia Dea (italian pop/rock)
Eclipse (Dream Thater Tribute)
Pumpkin's Rays (Helloween & Gamma Ray Tribute)
The Age of Rush (Rush Tribute)
Iron Gates (Iron Maiden Tribute)
Shadow Zone (Elisa Tribute)
He teachs as a private teacher and @ Db Music School in Rome.
He is the coordinator of the drum project Three Ways of Metal, and with this project he released the DVD "John Macaluso & Three Ways Of Metal".
In 2009 he has released the drum method "Progressive Metal Drumming".
In 2012 he has released his second the drum method "Creative Metal Drumming"
He is endoser for these trademark:

Stocco Drums - www.stoccodrums.it
Saluda Cymbals - www.saludacymbals.com
Lantec Drumsticks - www.lantecsnc.it
Powerclick - www.powerclick.com.br
Drumphone - www.drumphone.com.br
Attack Drumheads - www.bomapsrl.it

Emiliano Cantiano Discograpghy:

PURIFICATION (metalcore):
2011 - "A Torch To Pierce in the night" (more infos coming soon)
2010 - "Bangin'the drums of war" (re-mastered version 2010) (Hurry-up Records for Europe & South America), (SelfxTrue Records for Russian Federation)
(Pee Records for Australia & New Zealand) drums on tracks 9 and 10

DOOMSDAY (metalcore) :
2009 - "Lay down and burn" (Eulogy Recordings/Sony Red-ep)
2007 - "Promo 2007" (Selfproduced)
2006 - "No angel wings" (Goodlife Recordings – full length album)
2006 - "Hell no longer awaits" (Selfproduced - demo)

NOUMENO (instrumental progressive metal) :
2010 – “Trapped” (U.K.Division Records/New Music distribution –full length album)
Full lenght album, con due gandi special guests:
Il tastieritsa Vitalij Kuprij noto per le sue numerose collaborazioni con musicisti e bands quali: Greg Howe, Ring of Fire (Tony Macalpine, Philip Bynoe, Virgil Donati,Mark Boals), Artension (John West, Mike Terrana, Steve DiGiorgio, Roger Staffelbach, Kevin Chown, John Onder, Shane Gaalaas), Matts Leven, John Macaluso e molti altri…. e il chitarrista Francesco Fareri.
2007 - "Promo 2008" (Selfproduced)

BLIND SECRETS ( progressive/thrash metal) :
2010 - "Promo 2010" (Selfproduced)

THE BLACK CANDLE (gothic death metal) (in qualità di session man) :
2004 - "Promo" (Selfproduced)

THE RAIN (britpop) (in qualità di session man) :
2004 - "Promo" (Selfproduced)

MIADEA (italian poprock) (in qualità di session man) :
2004 - "Meriti" (Blond Records - Single for “Labaro Rock Compilation”)
2004 - "Meriti radio editi" (Single remastered for Radio Rcok)

RICCARDO GIOGGI (rock progressive solo guitarist) (in qualità di session man) :
2003 - "Scent" (Selfproduced - Ep)

ANTHELION (progressive metal) :
2003 - "XXth Century (Selfproduced - Ep)
2002 - "L.I.N.E.S. X" (Selfproduced - Ep)

KIM (italian poprock):
2002 - "Io resto qui" (Selfproduced - Ep)

CREEPING DEATH (Metallica Tribute band) (in qualità di session man) :
2004 - "Promo" (Selfproduced)

ECLIPSE (Dream Theater Tribute band) (in qualità di session man) :
2003 - "Fallin’ into studios" (Selfproduced - Demo)

IRON GATES (Iron Maiden Tribute band) (in qualità di session man) :
2003 - "Live in roma 70" (Recorded during “Roma 70 Live Festival”)
2003 - "Flash of the blade" (Recorde for Shark Bite Records)
2002 - "Tribute" (Selfproduced - demo)

General Info

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Metal / Progressive Metal / Metalcore

Contact Info

Rome, RM, IT
Emiliano Cantiano

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