John Zakis
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John Zakis

Wall Township, New Jersey, United States | Established. Jan 01, 1990 | SELF

Wall Township, New Jersey, United States | SELF
Established on Jan, 1990
Band Rock Blues Rock

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Performed all drumming (including samples) & background vocals 

Down For Low - 'Vol. 1' (DFL Music)
Potomac Records
Produced By: Steven Haigler (Fuel, Simple Plan, Exies, Quicksand, Clutch...)
Engineered By: Mike Watts ( VUDU STUDIOS, L.I.N.Y.)

None Other - 'Not In Anger' (C.W. Music)
Wiley Records
Produced By: Clint Wiley
Recorded By: Rich Bugland (Studio 111, Daytona Beach, FL)
Mixed and Mastered By: Bryan Stratman (Capricorn Studios, San Diego, CA)

The Grand Skeem - 'Self Titled' (GDR Music)
RCA RECORDS
Produced and Recorded By: Ali Dee
* Grand Skeem songs have been featured in the movies: 'The Animal', 'American Pie 2', 'Big Fat Liar', 'Scooby Doo' and 'Agent Cody Banks' and on the primetime TV show; 'The O.C. - Season 1'.

Mars Needs Woman - 'Self Titled' (RayGun Unlimited)
WARNER BROS./ DISCOVERY
FASTLANE Records
Executive Producer: Brian Nelson
Produced By: Butch Walker (Marvelous 3)

Americane - 'Self Titled' (Build The Bomb Music)
Numb Records
Produced By: Richie Galdieri and J3 (Tommy Lee)
Recorded and Engineered at: Build The Bomb Studios - J.C.N.J
Mixed and Mastered at: 3Sound

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John Zakis
Method59@gmail.com
848.246.8838

Drumming: 30yrs.

Work Exp (recording/ performing): 26yrs.

3200+ performances nationally and internationally

Projects:
-Stacy Smith(orig)
-DellaValle(orig)
-Down For Low(orig)
-None Other(orig/cover)
-The Grand Skeem(orig)
-Mars Needs Women(orig)
-Lovepumps-/Love Lies Bleeding(orig/cover)
-Americane(orig)

Independent and major releases:
- RCA Records (The Grand Skeem)
-Warner Bros. Records (Mars Needs Women)
-Discovery Records (Mars Needs Women)
-Fastlane Records (Mars Needs Women)
-Potomac Records (Down For Low)
-Numb Records (Americane)
-Wiley Records (None Other)
-DV Records (DellaValle)

‘On-Air’ Performances:
-MTV
-VH1

Publications:
-Vogue Magazine
-Metal Edge Magazine
-FHM Magazine

T.V. and Motion Pictures (song performances)
-American Pie ‘2’
-Big Fat Liar
-Scooby Doo –the movie
-The Animal
-Agent Cody Banks
-‘The O.C.’ – television series

Acts and/or musicians/producers toured and/or performed with:
-Aerosmith
-Saliva
-Chevelle
-Lost Prophets
-Uncle Cracker
-Marvelous 3
-Five for Fighting
-Kings X
-Butch Walker (Marvelous 3 / Producer)
-Brian Nelson - Producer
-Steven Haigler – Producer
-Ali Dee - Producer
-Rev. Run (Run DMC) - Producer
-Slick Rick – Performer / Singer
-Brian Malouf - Producer
-Paul Crook – Guitarist – Anthrax / Meatloaf / Brian May
-Taylor Dane – Performer / Singer
-Bob Ludwig - Producer
-J3 – Guitarist (Tommy Lee) / Producer
-Chris Buono - Guitarist