Drum Paradise Nashville

Harry McCarthy, has worked on the road and offered his technical expertise and skills­­ in the studio for major artists such as: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, The Eagles, Eric Clapton, Madonna, Toto, Neil Young, CSNY, Mark Knopfler, Chaka Khan, Al Jarreau, Michael McDonald, Carly Simon, Hall & Oates, Bruce Hornsby, Bon Jovi, Keith Urban, Tim McGraw & Faith Hill
In 1989, he established Drum Paradise L.A., with partner Jeff Chonis. Clients included Ringo Starr, Steve Gadd, Kenny Aronoff, John Robinson, Simon Phillips, Harvey Mason, Dave Weckl, Tris Imboden, Luis Conte and many others. Throughout the late 80's and early 1990's Harry toured extensively with many high profile acts. In 1994, McCarthy relocated his family, wife, Jodie, and daughter, Sydney, to Nashville, TN, where he established Drum Paradise Nashville, Inc. Throughout his career, McCarthy has assisted legendary drummers, including Steve Gadd, Jeff Porcaro, Don Henley, Rick Marotta, Jerry Marotta, Max Weinberg, Richie Hayward, Bernard Purdie, Vinnie Colaiuta, Jim Keltner and Mitch Mitchell.
Born in Harrison, NY, Harry was inspired at an early age by his uncle Eddie Julian, a noted Big Band drummer. He was raised in the same metro New York neighborhood as successful drummers, Rick and Jerry Marotta. As a high school student, McCarthy played drums with several New York City-area bands, Harry now resides in Franklin Tn.
2508 Winford Ave
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 248-3786