Biography

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As a well established Drummer and Engineer Chris Paxton always seems to be got his hands involved in some musicial endevor. Over the past year Paxton has been performing internationally at venues such as the Olufin Oduduwa Palace(Nigeria), Pepsi Amphitheater(Flagstaff), The Key Club(LA), Great American Music Hall(SF), Electric Factory(Philadelphia) and Rialto Theater(AZ). He has been on 9 International tours over the past 5 years. Other notable gigs include the San Jose Convention Center for Hot Import Nights, Insane Clown Posse’s Mighty Death Pop Tour, Twiztid’s This Way To Hell Tour and other festivals such as the Burning Man and The Gathering of the Juggalos. Paxton has been televised drumming on major networks such as ESPN 2, KOFY and Fuel.TV as well as a consistently expanding online media presence.

In October 2004 Paxton opened Nexus Audio Recording Studio in Oakland, California. As a producer/engineer/drummer, he has worked with artists Indie and Major, spanning across all genres. Since opening his studio Paxton has become an integral part of the Bay Area music scene constantly releasing albums and helping artist realize their dreams. Some of the most notable music recorded to date is Erk Tha Jerk “Hands Up” and Kreayshawn “Gucci, Gucci”. In addition Paxton recently finished a exciting album with Austin, TX based band Midnight River Choir. It’s becoming more common to see him in other studios and working with established acts.

Paxton’s everyday actions display versatility and commitment to the growth of music. He has aspirations to become one of the major hitters in the music world. You can tell this young man is well rounded, road ready, and able to take on the responsibilities that lie ahead. His knowledge of sound engineering and cutting edge technology, blended with his seamlessly solid drumming truly make him an unstoppable musical force!