John Macaluso - Drummer
Johnny Mac in the NewsJohn's BioDiscographyPressLinksMusicPhotosVideos

 The Garanhuns Jazz Festival 2015

Symphony X Tour Video

Hellfest 2013 "Set The World on Fire"

See more John Macaluso drumming videos...

Recording ARK "Burn The Sun" in Celle, Germany 2000

John Macaluso - Ark Recording 2000

This is one of the only photos taken from that session. Here I am recording the first half of the song "Missing You". Producer, Tommy Newton put a bunch of candles around the kit and knocked out lights to get the vibe.........I think it worked! I wanted to get a Phil Collins feel on first half of tune, so I used very thin 7A sticks, then went back to my 2B's for the finish. 2B or not to be, I love the record, one of my babies. J. Mac.

European Drum Tour

John Macaluso European Tour

My management is For anyone interested in booking me for gigs, clinics, tours, lessons, seminars or production please contact:

Latest News

ARK is back working on a new album. I will be traveling to Europe to work, but will also be working in New York. I will be available for gigs of all sorts, clinics, sessions, lessons and more. Please contact me if interested in working with me at or send me a message on Facebook or

Read more news items...

Listen to John's Recordings

John has recorded with Listen to some of John's favorite drum work he's done in the past on the Music page.

Follow John on Facebook

To find out the latest things happening with John, keep in touch with him on Facebook.

John Macaluso's Facebook Page...


Subscribe to John's YouTube Channel

Subscribe to John's channel on YouTube and you will be notified of new videos of him performing, recording or hosting a clinic.

Need a Drummer for your Next Recording?

John is available to play on your record, music of all styles. John has recorded over 200 records and multiple demos, movie soundtracks and sessions.

Learn more about John Macaluso's session work...


Sam Ash Drum Clinic Solo from 2008 in Huntington, NY

Here is video clip from my drum clinic in Genoa, Italy during my latest drum clinic tour.

Drum Clinic in Italy 2011 Video

Here is video clip from my drum clinic in Genoa, Italy during my European drum clinic tour.

Macaluso Autograph Appearance in Germany

Musikmesse John Macaluso

Had a blast with JR Robinson, Carl Palmer, Zwanie Jonson and Inferno from Behemoth at Paiste signing session in Frankfurt Germany. Here are some pictures and video from Musikmesse...

Eric Paiste and John Macaluso

John Macaluso, Eric Paiste and Inferno at Musikmesse

Drum Shop USA: The John Macaluso Signature Series brass snares

Drum Shop USA has just made the John Macaluso signature series snare line with the Brass “The Omecist” and the maple wood “Radio Wave”. “These are the best snare drums I have ever used! My two signature snares were made specifically for me and the music I play. I find that they are so versatile, that they can fit any and all types of music." Learn more on the Drum Shop USA website.

Paiste Artist Spotlight: John Macaluso

PAISTE John Macaluso

I'm proud to announce that I am this month's Paiste Artist Spotlight. Go check out the article on the Paiste website.


Home Drum Instruction Session Work Contact News Bio Discography Press Links Music Photos Videos