Carolina Perez - Signature Artist
"Scorpion sticks have a unique grip and balance that I love, besides them being very durable, reliable and affordable."
Carolina Perez (born October 7, 1984) is a metal/hard rock drummer originally from Colombia. She started playing drums at the age of 14 with her brother on guitar, playing covers as well as original songs. The project was soon interrupted by their move to New York City in 2000. Once established in NYC, she and her brother continued their musical journey and formed a band that played together until high school graduation.Carolina has been an active drummer in NYC for over 18 years, playing all the major venues. Currently endorsed by Scorpion Percussion from Chicago, Illinois as well as Axis Percussion from Los Angeles, CA. She has also played various music festivals including Colombia’s open-air Soul Metal Fest, and South America's biggest outdoor festival Rock Al Parque in Bogota, Building Temples of Death in Texas, and the Las Vegas Death Fest. Carolina is as an extreme metal drummer known for her fast double bass abilities as well as her fast blast. She is currently active in two death metal bands, Hypoxia and Castrator, both of which are about to release full length albums followed by full promotion and extensive touring. Carolina’s drumming is heavily influenced by JoJo Mayer, Buddy Rich, Mr. George Lawrence Stone, Mickey Dee, Nicko McBrain, Max Kolesne, Steve Asheim, Eric Moore, Lille Gruber, Lars Ulrich, Cindy Blackman and Phil “Philthy Animal” among others.