Jack Kennedy

Jack Kennedy


I started drumming at the age 9, achieved my Grade 8 by age 12 as well as playing in brass bands. I began to compete in Young Drummer Of The Year, becoming a finalist 2 years running!

At age 16 my career took shape by supporting Alexander ONeil (30 Years of Soul tour) and went on to a gain a Bachelor of Arts degree in professional Musicianship by age 19!

I joined alt rock band THE HARA in 2017, and so far have achieved multiple No.1 iTunes Rock singles as well as a No.1 EP, PLAY DEAD, selling out headline tours across the UK, and culminating in multiple major UK Festival slots!

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  • Most memorable Next-Level Performance

    Download pilot festival during lockdown in the UK was insane, 10,000 people going nuts for the first festival back. An unreal experience.
  • What Drives Your Creativity?

    I find inspection from many different drummers like Aaron spears, Josh Dunn, Joey Jordison to players like Max Roach
  • Why do you choose Vic Firth?

    I’ve played Vic firths most of my life so to now be part of the family was always a dream.