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Genres  Jazz, Jazz fusion

Name  Nate Wood
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Born  October 3, 1979 (age 36) (1979-10-03)
Occupation(s)  Musician, songwriter, composer
Instruments  Drums, Bass, Electric guitar
Associated acts  Wayne Krantz, Tigran Hamasyan, Kneebody, Donny McCaslin, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders
Role  Instrumentalist ·
Education  California Institute of the Arts
Music groups  Kneebody, The Calling (2001 – 2002), Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders
Albums  You Can Have Your Moment, Camino Palmero, Red Light Fever, Low Electrical Worker, Taylor Hawkins and the C

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Nate Wood (born October 3, 1979) is an American jazz multi-instrumentalist. He has performed with Wayne Krantz, Kneebody, Tigran Hamasyan, The Calling, and Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders.


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Nate learned to play drums, bass, guitar, and saxophone, and attended California Institute of the Arts for drums and guitar where he studied with Charlie Haden and Joe LaBarbera. He also attended LAMA College for Music Professionals for drums where he studied under Ralph Humphrey and Joe Porcaro. After graduating, he played with Kneebody on their first gigs, and then toured with The Calling in support of their debut album. Afterwards, he recorded and played every instrument on his debut album, and in addition to his work with Kneebody, toured and performed with artists such as George Harrison, Chaka Khan, Sting, Wayne Krantz, Donny McCaslin, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders and the Ed Fry Band.

As a leader

  • 2003: Reliving
  • 2007: Fall
  • 2014: Another Time
  • As a sideman

    With Kneebody

  • Kneebody (2005)
  • Low Electrical Worker (2007)
  • Kneebody Live: Volume One (2007)
  • Twelve Songs By Charles Ives (2009) (With Theo Bleckmann)
  • Kneebody Live: Volume Two: Live in Italy (2009)
  • You Can Have Your Moment (2010)
  • Kneebody Live: Volume Three: Live in Paris (2011)
  • The Line (2013)
  • With Wayne Krantz

  • Good Piranha / Bad Piranha- 2014
  • With Tigran Hamasyan

  • Red Hail- 2009
  • Shadow Theater- 2012
  • With Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders

  • Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders (Self-Titled, 2006)
  • Red Light Fever (2010)
  • References

    Nate Wood Wikipedia