Currently on tour with The Legendary Oak Ridge Boys,David Northrup's skill and talent as a busy touring musician is matched only by his long list of recording credits and work that he has done with a multitude of artists over varying genres.
Part of that versatile list includes work with Rock Legend John Waite, The James Brown Horns, John Mellencamp, Guitarist Les Dudek, and Jam Band Sensation, The Disco Biscuits. Country Artists include: Wynonna, Travis Tritt, Joe Diffie, Doug Stone, Tanya Tucker, Lila McCann, Jo De Messina, Jo-El Sonnier, Pam Tillis, Ty Herndon, Lee Greenwood, Gene Watson, Connie Smith, Deborah Allen and Louise Mandrell.
He was voted number Two Country Drummer and number Two Clinician of the year in the prestigious Modern Drummer Readers Poll (2009 and 2010). When not on tour Northrup stays busy in the Nashville Studio Scene.
David plays a variety of Zildjian cymbals including the K Zildjian, K Custom, A Custom, and A Zildjian ranges.