Bio

"Controlling but yet Freeing the Rhythm of the Dance -- "

Originally from Kansas City, Missouri - Kelsey Cook has been playing the drums since she was 10 years young. Known to her fans back home as 'K.C. from KC,' she is now pursuing her passion in Nashville, TN.

K.C. has a Music Degree in Percussion Performance from Washburn University and has attended the Summer Shot Program at Musicians Institute in L.A.

She has had a variety of opportunities during her music career. In 2013, she was the second runner up in the worldwide 'Hit Like a Girl' online video submission competition. From 2013-2015, she performed on snare drum with the NFL Kansas City Chiefs Rumble Drumline. Also during those years, she performed with several bands and went on tour around the country.

While in Nashville, she has broadened her music career. Now working as a full time musician, K.C. plays drums for several local music artists in and out of town. She has also toured with Grammy Nominated Singer/Songwriter, Brandy Clark - opening for Miranda Lambert in Canada, along with playing sold out shows in several areas across the US.

From the Honky Tonks of downtown Broadway St. to theater performances at the historical Ryman Auditorium and the Grand Ole Opry, K.C. has enjoyed performing within the diverse music culture that Nashville has to offer.

She joined the band GOODING in 2020.


K.C. currently endorses Mapex Drums and DreamEarz IE Monitors.