WHO WE ARE
SRMusic bring's in soul of any party. We've been featured at the Hilton Hotels, Marriotts, and Chicago Hilton, The Cloisters, played in St. Simon Island, GA, and Jekyll Club, GA as many County Club, festivals, and many other venues.
Specializing in Dance music, Jazz standards and Motown, we know how to get your crowd moving and create lasting memories. Make us the source for your next event. We always provide cool vibes and good times with not only talented musicians, vocalist but great people to work with. We'll make your event is one to remember.
Sam Rodriguez is a percussionist/drummer from Chicago. He is an active musician who performs and teaches several different percussion instruments such as congas, drumset, bongos, timbales, djembe, cajon and other percussion instruments.
Sam is involved in several original music projects as well as being an avid performer in the festival and jobbing band circuits. He has played in numerous bands and with many artists over the years including Grammy winner the late Aretha Franklin, Anita Baker, John Ryan (Fireball – Pitbull – One Direction) and countless others. Sam has played in venues from The House of Blues and The Park West to clubs, festivals and bars. He has performed on local and national TV and has also been featured on local and internet radio. He has experience in R&B, rock, pop, calypso, blues, fusion, Latin-jazz, salsa, world, folk, classical, reggae, disco, percussion groups, dance ensembles, and a myriad of other musical genres.
In addition to being an active performer, Sam plays sessions at recording studios, puts on world percussion seminars, facilitates drum circles, and teaches private lessons. He has endorsements from companies such as Piaste Cymbals, Vic Firth Sticks and Mallets, and Mike Balter Mallets.