Logged In As Admin: {{reverbUser.name}} ({{reverbUser.id_unique()}}), Acting As: {{reverbPageObject.data.name}} ({{reverbPageObject.id_unique}})

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your ReverbNation experience.

Frank Briggs / Bio

Thanks so much for stopping by my ReverbNation page! Unfortunately I can't keep up with messages here. Please send messages to email@frankbriggs.com. thanks in advance!

Best known for his top-selling instructional book/DVD, "The Complete Modern Drum Set", and Grammy-nominated solo album "China Ranch".

Frank has also enjoyed recording and/or touring with such diverse acts as, platinum R&B artists Atlantic Starr, Zappa alumnus Mike Keneally, Windham Hill keyboard whiz Kit Walker, Megadeth lead guitarist Chris Poland & Ohm, Michael Jackson/Jeff Beck guitar shredder Jennifer Batten, RCA recording artist 805 and even multi-platinum singing personality Engelbert Humperdinck. Frank has recorded for such labels as Universal, EMI/Sony, Reprise, RCA, Tone Center, Immune, Higher Octave, MTM Germany and others.

As a leader/music director Frank has lent his composition and performance skills to Fortune 500 companies American Express, Toyota, Forest Labs, GameStop, Disney, SAP, AstraZeneka, Amway and Eli Lilly - just to name a few.

A native of Central New York, Frank eventually settled in southern California where he remains busy as an educator, session/live player and a drum set clinician. His educational books and videos have been used worldwide by professional drummers and music schools and has traveled extensively giving master classes on drum set vocabulary and performance. Modern Drummer magazine recognizes Frank's instructional DVD as one that helped set the standard for the industry, as well as giving all of his books 4 star reviews.

for more info please visit

General Info

Band Members
China Ranch Features; Frank Briggs, Ric Fierabracci, Kit Walker, Steve Weingart, Mitch Forman, Jimmy Earl, Jeff Babko and more..
Artist Name
Frank Briggs
Home Page
Active Since
Jazz / Rock / World Fusion

Contact Info

Los Angeles, CA
712 Media