-Aaron Gilbert Steele is a drummer percussionist based out of NYC & LA.. Playing everything from cinematic electronic instrumentals with Chrome Sparks to Rootsy Singer Songwriters like Peter Bradley Adams. Growing up in a Hispanic household in NYC Aaron was always surrounded by music. Born to Reverends Emilia & Gilbert Steele drumsticks were placed in his hands at an early age, providing the back beat for worship services. In the years since Aaron has been working with a variety of artist that span every genre. More Recently Aaron has been in the drum chair backing Electronic Producer Chrome Sparks ,R&B Songstress Alice Smith & The completely undefinable LP . When not on the road Aaron often works on records with Producers Iestyn Polson (David Gray, Patti Smith), John Leventhal (Roseanne Cash, Shawn Colvin), Matt Shane (Flight of the Conchords & the Muppet Movie).

Currently on the Road Backing Sam Dew Some artist/producers that have asked for Aaron’s Support are:

Peter Bradley Adams
Matt White
Alexz Johnson
Chrome Sparks
Ghost Beach
Rush Midnight
Ximena Sarinana
Chris Velan
Jose James
The Bright Silence
Rachel Z
John Leventhal
Iestyn Polson
Matt Shane
just to name a few….

Thanks to the companies that make my life easier and alway make me sound my best:

C&C Drum Company (obviously)
Istanbul Agop Cymbals
Innovative Percussion Drumsticks and Mallets
Aquarian Drum Heads
Tama Hardware
Snare Weight




Aaron Steele
Istanbal Agop
Innovative Percussion
Aquarian Drum Heads
Tama Hardware
Snare Weight