Zildjian are delighted to announce that Ger Farrell, one of the top Artists based in Ireland, is now playing Zildjian Cymbals.
Ger has been at the forefront of the Irish Music scene for the past twenty year, he was a founding member of several respected Irish bands including Azure Days, The Floors, and Skindive. During the 90's he toured with Nils Lofgren (E Street Band) and the Samuel Eddy Band and was a regular for the house band drum chair at the "Late Late Show" over ten years.
Ger is known for his hard-hitting rock style and precision playing and it's his versatility that has enabled him in recent years to work in wide spectrum of areas, including recent recordings with X Factor finalist Roberta Howett, Irish singer/songwriter Rob Burke and this year playing percussion with Snow Patrol, performing with the band at the Natura Nos Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Ger's cymbal set-up, left to right from behind the kit, is:
15" K Light HiHats
18" K Constantinople Crash
24" K Light Ride
19" K Dark Thin Crash
Of Zildjian, Ger says: " I'm genuinely delighted that we're going to be working together."