Dave Haddad Professional Drummer, Producer, Composer



Dave Haddad is a veteran drummer with extensive experience in live performance and session work.  He is a dynamic performer, established reliable musician with countless successful world tours.  Well versed and comfortable in western styles Dave has excelled as a student eventually becoming an innovator and educator specializing in ethnic & multi-cultural drumming.   


Well versed and comfortable in virtually all styles of music Dave has excelled as a student eventually becoming an innovator and educator specializing in ‘ethnic’ and multi-cultural drumming.  


Owner operator of “The Womb Recording Studio”, Dave is more than just a drummer; he is a composer, engineer and producer with albums releases under the name "CenterPeace" and production company "Gruvpig Music." 


  • Vater Drumsticks
  • Sabian Cymbals
  • Ace Products
  • Reunion Blues
  • RockNRoller Multi-Cart


Performance Highlights:

  • Hollywood Bowl: Hollywood, CA.
  • Wembley Arena: London, England
  • Royal Albert Hall: London, England
  • Microsoft/Nokia Theater: Los Angeles. CA.
  • LanXess Arena: Cologne, Germany
  • Queen Elisabeth Hall: Vancouver, Canada
  • Hammersmith Theater: London, England
  • Globen Arena: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Hill Song Church: Sydney, Australia
  • Beacon Theater, New York, New York
  • Catalina's Jazz Club: Hollywood, CA.
  • Air Canada Center: Toronto, Canada
  • Media City Center: Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dolby/Kodak Theater: Hollywood, CA. (DVD)
  • Gibson Amphitheater: Los Angeles, CA. (DVD)   
  • Performed at the Monteux Jazz Festival, Switzerland
  • Performed on soundtrack for the Movie "300"
  • Toured throughout Europe, Australia, Asia and the Middle East. 


Performed With: Michael Landau, Jimmy Johnson, Richie Gajate Garcia, Bruce Conti, Roger Smith, Bobby Womack, Jimmy Z, Charlie Bisharat, Dean Parks, Googoosh, Vince Neil and Ronnie Montrose and more.

Worked in the Studio With: Legendary Drummer Steve Gadd , Walter Fowler, Tyler Bates, Alex Wurman, Dennis Moody, Strunz & Farrah and many more. 

Television Appearances: MTV, VH1, E!, Manoto, BBC & The Playboy Channel etc...

Touring & session drummer for legendary Iranian singer Googoosh for 12 years.