John Sparrow

Violent Femmes

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Jeff Hamilton (Retractable)

Retractable heavy gauge wire, thicker rubber handle

"I have played Regal Tip brushes and sticks since day one. The proprietary lacquer on the sticks works for my playing style like no other brand. The Regal Tip family history and artist roster is priceless. I'm proud to now be apart of the history and family." - John Sparrow, Violent Femmes

John is currently the Drummer/ Percussionist/ Cajon player touring with The Violent Femmes, but also has performed with other acts such as Elizabeth Lyons, Dresden Dolls, Steve MacKay (Iggy Pop and the Stooges), Dick Parry (Pink Floyd), John Curley (Afghan Wigs), The Tossers, Jerry Harrison (Talking Heads), Jimmy Johnson (Otis Rush, Blues Legend), Joe Puerta (Bruce Hornsby and The Range, Ambrosia), Sam Llanas (BoDeans), Kevin Kinney (Drivin and Cryin), Frank Catalano Band (Columbia/Savoy). 

John also endorses Schlagwerk Percussion

VIOLENT FEMMES TOUR DATES:
23 Sep 2016 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Irvine, CA
24 Sep 2016 Pilgrimage Music Festival Franklin, TN
25 Sep 2016 The Buckhead Theatre Atlanta, GA
27 Sep 2016 Charleston Music Hall Charleston, SC
28 Sep 2016 North Carolina Museum of Art Raleigh, NC
30 Sep 2016 Rams Head Live! Baltimore, MD
01 Oct 2016 The Wellmont Theater Montclair, NJ
02 Oct 2016 The Paramount Huntington, NY
04 Oct 2016 The Capitol Theatre Port Chester, NY
05 Oct 2016 College Street Music Hall New Haven, CT
07 Oct 2016 Orpheum Theatre Boston, MA
08 Oct 2016 The Fillmore Philadelphia, PA
21 Oct 2016     Fox Pomona   Pomona,CA
22 Oct 2016 Beach Goth Fest 5305 Santiago Canyon Road, Silverado,CA 
23 Oct 2016     Observatory, San Diego, CA
24 Oct 2016 Ventura Theater, Ventura, CA