Welcome to Drummer Sean O’Rourke
My career includes drumming on Grammy nominated master sessions, as well as receiving 8 Modern Drummer reviews. I am featured in a book of the top drummers in the world, both past and present, called “Sticks and Skins”. This book is included in The Smithsonian Library, The Grammy Museum Archives, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library, The Country Music Hall of Fame and the Musicians Hall of Fame.
The Tonight Show, Martha Stuart, The View, AOL Sessions, Good Morning America, CMT Summer Fest, CMT Fan Fair, AMA’s, CMA’s, ACM’s, Grand Old Opry Live, Star Search, and Sugarland’s #1 video Settlin’.
Music for Film and Television:
Chasing Classic Cars (Motor Trend), Space Ghost, Ed Edd and Eddie, Courage the Cowardly Dog (Cartoon Network), American Hot Rod (Discovery), NASCAR, NBA, CNN, TBS, Turner South, Turner Classic Movies, Live Free or Die (Natl GEO), Epic Car Builds (Discovery), Love and Hip Hop (VH1), Epic Ink (A&E), Vacation Rental Potentials (A&E), Marriage Bootcamp Reality Stars (Woman’s Ent), Psychic Matchmaker (TLC), Haunting Of (Lifetime), Bar Masters (Paramount network), CTC (Russian Television), LAP (Latin pay TV) and National Geographic Explorer.
Jerry Ragavoy (Writer/Producer for Elvis, Janis Joplin, Rolling Stones, Howard Tate). Howard Tate (I drummed on the 2004 Grammy Nominated record “Rediscovered”, Produced by Jerry Ragavoy). Tom Allom (Producer/Engineer for Judas Priest, Black Sabbath, Def Leppard)…. Rodney Mills (Producer/Engineer for Journey, 38 Special, Lynard Skynyrd, ARS, Doobie Bros, Allman Bros, The Aquarium Rescue Unit). Neal Cappellino (Producer/Engineer for Allison Krause, Vince Gill, Willie Nelson, Brad Paisley, Def Leppard, Zak Godwin…). Eddie Horst (Producer/Composer for Elton John, ALL things Turner including-Space Ghost, Ed Edd and Eddie, Courage the Cowardly Dog (Cartoon Network), NASCAR, NBA, CNN, TBS, Turner South, Turner Classic Movies- CTC (Russian Television), LAP (Latin pay TV)…. Dave Pensado (Mix Engineer for Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber, Kelly Clarkson, Lionel Richie, Janet Jackson)…. John Kerzweg (Producer for Creed, Jewel, Puddle of Mud, Godsmack)-(Drum Track Recording at O’Rourke Audio). William Bell-(I was his staff recording drummer for “Wilbe Records”). Solomon Burke-(Drumming on the single “Love Trap”). Sugarland-(Stadium Tours for “The Speed of Life”, “Enjoy the ride”, Television and video appearances). Chuck Rainey (Steely Dan, Aretha Franklin)-(Clinic shows). The Aquarium Rescue Unit– (National tours, Television and Recording-“The Calling”, which received a 4 star review in ’04 Modern Drummer). Mothers Finest-(International Tours). Speech and Arrested Development-(National Shows). Derek Trucks (Allman Bros, DTB, TTB)-(National Tours). Javier Colon (Winner of “The Voice”, singer for Derek Trucks)-(National Tours). Mo Pleasure (Michael Jackson, EWF)-(National Shows, Solo album recording). Matt Still (Engineer for Elton John)-(Drum Track Recording at O’Rourke Audio). Oteil Burbridge (ARU, Allman Bros, Dead and Co)-(National Tours, Solo album recording). Leo Nocentelli (The Meters)-(National Shows). Francine Reed (Lyle Lovett)-(International tours, Solo album recording). Snooky Pryor– (National Shows). David “Honeyboy” Edwards-(National Shows). These are but a few of the clients I’ve had over my career…
I am outsourcing Master quality drum tracks Internationally from my studio O’Rourke Audio.