2023 Grammy Nominated for Best Country Song.
One of the great new songs we recorded for the 2023 Grammy Nominated album "A Beautiful Time" out now.
2023 Grammy nominated for Best American Roots Song
one of 3 new tracks we cut for Sheryl’s documentary, “Sheryl,” streaming now on Showtime.
2023 Grammy Best Country Song Nominee
from the 2023 Grammy nominated album “Ashley McBryde Presents: Lindeville.”
2023 Grammy Nominated for Best Country Duo/Group Performance
2022 CMA Winner for “Musical Event Of The Year”
#1 Country Song 5/9/22
Filmed in Hollywood, CA at Cheetah’s.
Cross Creek Road
This turned out pretty damn good, if I do say so myself.
Sheryl Crow Live From The Ryman on sale now!
it doesn't get much cooler than this.
and the great Willie Weeks on bass.
Rocky Mountain Way with Joe Walsh and Ringo. Best day ever. Cant believe i did this. Ringo has been an influence on me since about the age of 7 when i first remember listening to the Beatles. Thank you, Ringo!! ✌🏻❤️✌🏻❤️✌🏻❤️
This was from the same show where I played with Ringo. 2 of the G.O.A.T. in one night. best day of rock ever.
yup. this was cool. Carole King is one of the greatest of all time. Very smart and kind person.
”Wasted And Ready”
this is one of the greatest projects of my life.
a day of recording with one of the greatest musical artists of all time. A true legend.
my good friend Daniel Tashian wrote these songs with Mr Bacharach.
Mr. Bacharach is a real class act, as you would expect. Thank you, Daniel and Burt, for having me.
this one of my favorite tracks from another incredible, unique band that I got to record with.
From the Americana Music Awards
The Killer still killin' it. I was in the house band for this one. JLL plays at the end. 🤘🏻
Sitting in with Willie and The Family Band
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Award winning drummer Fred Eltringham has been playing with Sheryl Crow since 2012.
Prior to that, he toured with such notable artists as kd lang, The Chicks (aka Dixie Chicks), The
Wallﬂowers, Juliana Hatﬁeld, Ben Kweller and Boston power pop rockers, Gigolo Aunts. Upon
moving to Nashville in 2007, Fred became a sought after session musician, recording with
hundreds of artists including: Willie Nelson, Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Darius
Rucker, Kacey Musgraves, Tears for Fears, Vince Gill, Steven Tyler, Robert Plant and Lucinda Williams. He
has shared the stage with legendary artists such as: Billy Gibbons, Joe Walsh, Paul Rodgers, Elvis Costello,
Todd Rundgren, Bonnie Raitt, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carole King, Dr. John, Kris Kristoﬀerson,
EmmyLou Harris, Mavis Staples, Bob Weir and Gregg Allman, James Taylor, Don Was, Dave
Grohl and Ringo Starr.
See a full list of album credits here…https://www.allmusic.com/artist/fred-eltringham-mn0000936840!
-Sheryl Crow since 2012.
Also played with
-Gigolo Aunts 1994-1999,
- Juliana Hatfield 1999,
-Ben Kweller 2002-2004,
-The Wallflowers 2004-2011,
- Dixie Chicks 2006-2009,
-kd lang 2010-2012.
-2017 Academy Of Country Music Drummer Of The Year.
More fun news.
I was involved in some Grammy nominated albums, songs and performances.
In the Best Country Album category
I played all drums and percussion on these albums…
-Ashley McBryde “Ashley McBryde Presents Lindeville”
-Miranda Lambert “Palomino”
-Willie Nelson “A Beautiful Time”
In the Best Country Song category
-Willie Nelson, “I’ll Love You Til The Day I Die”
-Miranda Lambert, “If I Was A Cowboy”
Best Country Solo Performance
-Miranda Lambert, “In His Arms”
Best Country Duo/Group Performance
-Carly Pearce and Ashley McBryde, “Never Wanted To Be That Girl”
Best American Roots Song
-Sheryl Crow, “Forever
New Podcast interview with my friend Steve Dawson.
Great to talk with you, Steve!
New Drum Channel Podcast interview with Billy Amendola.
Billy is the best, always love talking with him.
2021 ACM Drummer of The Year Nomination
My 7th nomination! I received the award for 2017.
Thanks to the ACM!
Hope you are all doing great.
I am reaching out to let you know that I played on 5 of the Rolling Stone Magazine, Top 25 Country and Americana Albums of 2021. Kinda fun.
Morgan Wade “Reckless” #1
Carly Pearce “29” #5
Lainey Wilson “Sayin What I’m Thinkin” #10
Aaron Lee Tasjan “Tasjan Tasjan Tasjan” #14
Elvie Shane “Backslider” #23
If any drummers checking out my website are interested in studying with a fantastic teacher, I have the guy for you.
He teaches privately in NYC. I studied with Rick when I attended Berklee College of Music. He doesn't do email so here is his # 617-835-6404. He will enlighten you!
3/20/2021 ACM Nomination for Drummer of The Year for 2020. Thanks ACM!
1/24/21 A record I made years ago with my old friends Tony Obrothra, Michael Webb and Stuart Mathis is now out on all digital formats. We called ourselves Different Size Gods and the album is called Begin.
here is the link go and download the record. You will like it. https://music.apple.com/us/album/begin/1548499148
1/17/2021- Latest studio projects, Darius Rucker, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Carrie Underwood, Willie Nelson, Regan Rousseau, Amanda Shires, Rob Wheeler, Lucinda Williams, Aaron Lee Tasjan and many more.