Emiliano Buzzelli, known by his stage name "Emydrum", was born in Ortona - Italy in 1987.
He started to play on december 2000. During the years 2004 and 2005 he attented a private course in Rome with one of the best italian drummers, Cristiano Micalizzi
. With him he improved his recording session skills and his approach to various music styles like rock, pop, rhythm & blues, jazz, latin and progressive. In the year 2010 he started to study with Carlo Porfilio
at "La Casa Del Batterista School"
where he graduated with honors.
He published his first music single "ESCAPING TENSION"
in 2019 and in 2020 he has released the last project titled "NO BREATH"
that includes 3 music singles. They are available on the digital stores: Spotify
, iTunes and the others.
He attended some of the greatest drummer clinics; Dennis Chambers, Chris Coleman, Alfredo Golino, Horacio Hernandez, Thomas Lang, Marco Minnemann, Jojo Mayer, Steve Smith, Lorenzo Tucci.
He ranked at the 5th
place at the world drum contest "BIG DRUM BONANZA" in 2015
, and 3rd
place at the national drum contest "100% BATTERISTI DRUM CONTEST" in 2018.
Emydrum has collaborated with some famous italian and european artists such as:
ANDREA BRAIDO - BAREND COURBOUIS (Blind Guardian bass player) - FIORDALISO - FRANCO TOZZI.
ALLCOST' (Original Progressive Band) - AMADEUS Orchestra - ANEMAME' (Original Reggae Band) - CRISTAL SOUND Orchestra - FAKE HEROES (Original Metal Band) - GAE CAMPANA BAND (Original Pop-rock Band) - HEADPLAY (Coldplay Tribute Band) - REDDOT (Red Hot Chili Peppers Tribute Band) - THINK BLUR (Blur Tribute Band) - SHE SAID (Original Electronic Band).