Barry Oosterhouse Area 49 Drummer
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Barry Oosterhouse Area 49 Drummer

Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States | Established. Jan 01, 1980

Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
Established on Jan, 1980
Band Rock Cover Band




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Man tha show was indeed Rock’n !!! Glad we finally got to catch you guys & show some Love !!! Till next the Rock’n round -

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Great show, loved the Tunes!! Could only stay a short while but you guys rocked it -

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You guys sounded good. Its always nice to be able to catch other bands. Soul Legit was lucky enough to have an early show to allow us to be able to see you. Keep rockin! -

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Kit was Kick’n Saturday night man. Great meeting ya -


Area 49

Anywhere but Here
People Like You
Everyday Struggle
Nursing School
Dopesick Tragedy
Long Road Love
Set my Spirit Free
In God we Trust



Barry Oosterhouse is an experienced drummer currently playing for the band Area 49 out of Spartanburg County, SC. The band currently has 8 released tracks on most streaming platforms and also specializes in 90s rock and alternative cover tracks. The band is currently writing new music to be recorded and heading your way soon!

Barry is known for formerly playing with bands such as the Zach Tisdale Band (Country), Church Drummer, Silenced Addict (Metal), and the Funk Muffins (Funk). 

Barry currently plays:
4 piece Pacific Drums Mexican maple kit custom wrapped with a custom wrap from bumwrapdrumco. Saluda  Cymbals (multiple styles) 14in HH, 14, 16, 16, 18, 18in crashes, and a 20in ride.
DW bass pedal and DW HH pedal with various cymbal stands.
Vic Firth 5a American Hickory Drumsticks

Practice Kit is a KAT KT4 electronic drum kit

Barry is a hard working husband and father of 3, with a Bachelors degree in Global Business Management working as a Plasma Consultant during the week and playing music on most weekends.
US Navy Veteran (Aviation Electrician PO 3rd class). When he's not playing you can find him at a camp ground enjoying nature. 

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