Drummer

Pete Thomas

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Age 69
Birthday August 91954
Birth Sign Leo
City England
Country England
Profession Drummer

Pete Thomas is a famous Drummer, born on August 9, 1954 in United Kingdom. As of December 2022, Pete Thomas’s net worth is $5 Million. He performed on Figure 8, a 2000 album by Elliott Smith.

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Pete Thomas Biography

Drummer best known for his work with singer Elvis Costello. He also performed with Chilli Willi and the Red Hot Peppers. Peter Michael Thomas (born 9 August 1954) is an English rock drummer best known for his collaboration with singer Elvis Costello, both as a member of his band “The Attractions”, and with Costello as a solo artist. Besides his lengthy career as a studio musician and touring drummer, he has been a member of the band Squeeze during the 1990s and as a member of the supergroup Works Progress Administration during the early 2000s..

He grew up in Hillsborough, Sheffield, England. He married Cynthia Bailey in July of 2011.

Following early work with Chilli Willi and the Red Hot Peppers and John Stewart, Thomas was recruited as a member of Costello’s backing band the Attractions in 1977. Elvis Costello & the Attractions would spend the next decade touring the world, and recording nine albums, from This Year’s Model (1978) to Blood and Chocolate (1986).

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Although Costello split with the Attractions between 1987 and 1993, he continued to work regularly with Thomas during this period. Thomas played drums on the albums Spike (1989), Mighty Like a Rose (1991), and Kojak Variety (recorded in 1990 but not released until 1995) and was a member of Costello’s 1989–1991 touring band, The Rude 5.

Pete Thomas Net Worth

Pete Thomas is one of the richest Drummer & listed on most popular Drummer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Pete Thomas‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Drummer
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House Living in own house.

Early in his career, he was a session drummer on such Graham Parker albums as Burning Questions and Struck By Lightning.

Although Costello split with the Attractions between 1987 and 1993, he continued to work regularly with Thomas during this period. Thomas played drums on the albums Spike (1989), Mighty Like a Rose (1991), and Kojak Variety (recorded in 1990 but not released until 1995) and was a member of Costello’s 1989–1991 touring band, The Rude 5.

Over the years Thomas has been an in-demand session musician. Among his many credits include, drums for Graham Parker’s 1991 album Struck By Lightning and 1992 album Burning Questions.

In 1993, Thomas joined the band Squeeze for their album Some Fantastic Place replacing Gilson Lavis on drums, and for the tour in support of it.

Who is Pete Thomas dating?

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He also played on the Elliott Smith album, Figure 8 (DreamWorks) (2000) on the songs “Junk Bond Trader”, “Wouldn’t Mama Be Proud?” and “Can’t Make a Sound”.

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Drummer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United Kingdom. Pete Thomas celebrates birthday on August 9 of every year.

Costello reunited with the Attractions for the albums Brutal Youth (1994) and All This Useless Beauty (1996).

Is Pete Thomas a good drummer?

Besides his lengthy career as a studio musician and touring drummer, he has been a member of the band Squeeze during the 1990s and a member of the supergroup Works Progress Administration during the early 2000s. Tom Waits has referred to him as “one of the best rock drummers alive.”

Who does Thomas Lang play for?

Currently, Thomas Lang is signed with Sonar and Meinl. For his drum set, he plays a Sonar X-ray acrylic kit, with Remo drum heads. His drum set is very large, with 2 22 inch bass drums, 2 snares and a wide array of toms.

Who played the drummer in clash at Demonhead?

Lynette Guycott is the drummer for The Clash at Demonhead. She has a bionic arm which is a reference to Ladd Spencer’s bionic arm in the video game Bionic Commando.

Who is Jools Hollands drummer?

On the Beat With Artist and Drummer Gilson Lavis of Squeeze/Jools Holland: Talks Challenges and Rewards. Cheers from the UK, Gilson here. I’m the original drummer for the Squeeze hits you know and love. Currently, I play with ex-Squeeze bandmate Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra.

Where is Thomas Lang now?

Lang also plays keyboards, bass and guitar. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California.

In 2001, Costello recruited Thomas, Faragher, and fellow Attraction Steve Nieve to record the album that became When I Was Cruel (2002). Elvis Costello & the Imposters, as they were subsequently named, have gone on to tour extensively, and recorded the album The Delivery Man (2004). From 2008 until 2010, Thomas was a member of the house band for Costello’s television program Spectacle: Elvis Costello with…

Thomas lives in Los Angeles, with his wife Judy. Their daughter Tennessee is drummer for the band the Like. In 2003, Thomas was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Elvis Costello & the Attractions.

In 2006, Thomas played drums on the album Doomed to Make Choices by Jason Karaban. He also plays drums on Karaban’s album Sobriety Kills (2009) and Karaban’s single “Succeed 101” (2009).

You may read full biography about Pete Thomas from Wikipedia.
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