Brian Chase

Brian Chase (Brooklyn, New York) is the drummer for Grammy-nominated rock band Yeah Yeah Yeahs and NYC’s experimental music scene. Recordings include those with Yeah Yeah Yeahs and several with notable collaborators Zeena Parkins, Catherine Sikora and Anthony Coleman, among more. As a solo artist, Chase’s primary focus is Drums and Drones, a longtime project which applies concepts of harmonic tuning and meditative listening to drums and percussion. The 2018 release of Drums and Drones: Decade was described in The Wire as "an indispensable statement on how drummer's hear sound." In 2018, Chase started the record label Chaikin Records with the ideal to represent visionaries within the avant-garde music community. /