Johannes Gritschacher is a drummer and producer from Austria. He has been touring/recording/performing with artists such as Bazzi, Joshua Bassett, Daniel Seavey, Why Don’t We, Olivia O’Brien and Ryan Beatty, and has had TV appearances on major shows including The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, America’s Got Talent, James Corden’s The Late Late Show and Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Most memorable Next-Level PerformanceOne of my most memorable moments was performing at Madison Square Garden. It made me realize how far I've come in my career and my whole week leading up to it was filled with immense gratitude.
What Drives Your Creativity?I would say mainly my set-up and the feel of the drums I'm playing. And once I dive into a musical situation I let the music lead the way. The musicians I play with also inspire me to play a certain way. And then of course there's the influence of every drummer I've ever listened to.
Why do you choose Vic Firth?When I was 5 years old I got my first pair of sticks, Vic Firth Dave Weckl signature sticks. It has always been what I wanted and needed since then.