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Caleb Gilbreath
Brett Eldredge / Gloriana - United States

Overview

Caleb Gilbreath grew up in Texas studying multiple areas of drums
and percussion. He could be found playing everything from
drumline, concert percussion, and big band jazz in the high school
program, to rock and roll, country, and CCM with local musicians.
After high school, Caleb earned a scholarship to Berklee College of
Music, where he earned a Bachelor of Music in both Drum Set
Performance and Music Production and Engineering. Along the way,
Caleb was awarded multiple scholarship awards from both the
Engineering and Drum departments. He was selected to represent
the College in multiple bands with visiting artists, producers, and
engineers, including Kathy Mattea, Don Was, Patrice Rushen, and
George Massenburg.

Caleb moved to Nashville, TN, in 2011, and immediately began
working with Rounder recording artist Sierra Hull, with whom he
continued working in the following years. In his brief time in
Tennessee, Caleb has performed with a wide range of artists,
including Charlie Worsham, Joel Crouse, Dean Alexander, Randy
Montana, Jaron and the Long Road to Love, Jenn Bostic, Ayla
Brown, Clare Dunn, Gary Ray, and Carlos Whittaker.
Professionally, his influences include Dave DiCenso, Steve Jordan,
John Bonham and Steve Smith. Some of his personal influences
include The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, U2 and Led Zeppelin.
In 2014 Caleb began playing drums with country music trio Gloriana,
who will be joining Rascal Flatts and Sheryl Crow for the REWIND
Tour.

Equipment Configuration

Reference Pure
Matte Black (124)

24x18 bass drum
13x9 tom
16x16 floor tom
18x16 floor tom
14x6.5 Reference Pure snare drum
14x6.5 Sensitone Elite steel snare drum

Hardware:
BC1030 boom stand x4
H1000 hi hat stand
S1030 snare stand x2
P2000C Eliminator pedal