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The Police Academy

Adam Aggiss as Stewart Copeland

Adam started playing drums over 2 decades ago and hasn't looked back since. Turning semi-professional in the mid-nineties and going full time in 2003, he has performed to audiences upwards of 30 thousand people. Now a seasoned pro, he's plied his trade all over Europe including multiple festival appearances at Glastonbury as well as other major European events. As for TV work, he was featured on BBC1's Arena documentary “Into the Limelight” about tribute bands as well as in several other additional TV shows and events. His musical credits include highly successful tribute acts like Pink Fraud, Robbing Williams, the Mocky Horror Tribute show and The Briefcase Blues Brothers. Outside of the tribute circuit he has worked with countless on both live, studio and session projects not to mention theatrical productions including Tapdogs.

Favourite Police song Synchronicity II
Favourite Police album Zenyatta Mondatta
Favourite drummers Jeff Porcaro, Steve Gadd, Phil Collins, Manu Katché, Vinnie Colaiuta and of course Stewart Copeland
Favourite bands/artists Radiohead, Blur, Peter Gabriel, Coldplay, Genesis, Pink Floyd, Deacon Blue, Crowded House
Equipment Remo Mastertouch drums (8", 10", 12", 14" toms, 22" bass drum), Ludwig LM400 Snare Drum, Octobans (16", 20", 22" & 24"), A Zildjian cymbals (8" & 10" Splash, 14", 16" & 17" Crashes, 22" Ping Ride, 14" Quick Beat Hi-Hats), K Zildjian 17" China cymbal, Zildjian Oriental 11 “Trash Splash”, Yamaha, Pearl, Mapex, Gibraltar & Premier hardware, Vater drumsticks, Alesis DM5, Apple MacBook (running MainStage 3 for all keyboard sounds and drum delays), Edirol FA-66 Audio Interface, Shure & Beyerdynamic microphones, ACS custom earplugs and in-ear monitors
Website www.adamaggiss.com