Born August fifteenth, nineteen eighty-two Scott Zucknick has been involved in music from a very early age. Performing, recording, and touring in the music industry since twelve years old, Scott has been extremely fortunate to gain a considerable amount of knowledge and experience and is always learning more throughout his travels. Inspired by many, Scott has worked extremely hard to overcome challenges to get to where he is today and continues to advance in this often lucrative, highly stressful business. Pursuing a professional career in this field may be tough, but adaptation and an open mind have sent this musician a lot farther than an ego.
Primary a drummer, Scott also plays guitar and just about any other instrument put in front of him. From lead and harmony vocals, to piano and various guitars, he feels the ability to be as versatile as possible and grow as a player at any stage of the game is crucial. The hard work and dedication it takes is shown in Scott's abilities every night as he currently plays with many different artists/musicians throughout his home state of
*Instruments: Drums, Acoustic and Electric Guitar/Bass, Piano, Vocals
*Influences: Chris Skiles, Brian Brinkmyer, John Stacy, Jeff and Ronnie Heselmeyer, Robert Rubio
*Musical Background: Country/Rock influenced, Middle and High School Jazz, Symphonic, Concert/Marching Band, Classic and Top 40 Country/Rock, Old Time Polka/Waltz, Metal, Pop/Rap, and Alternative
*Favorite Bands/Singers: Bon Jovi, Poison, Motley Crue, Def Leppard,
*TV Shows/Channels; Two and a Half Men, Saturday Night Live, Family Guy, The Simpsons, Custom Motorcycle/Boat/Auto programs, Anything music related on VH1/VH1 Classic, Austin City Limits
*Movies: Young Guns, Second Hand Lions,
*Actors: Will Ferrell, Charlie Sheen, John Travolta, Matthew Mcconaughey
*Food: Good Texas BBQ, down home cookin', anything sweet
*Places: Any open stretch of highway or lake, somewhere warm, and most importantly home with the ones that care.
Scott Zucknick has played with, opened for, recorded with, or sat in with the following artists:
Country Music Legends: The Bellamy Brothers, Billy Joe Shaver, Earl Thomas Conley, Johnny Lee
Regional/Touring Acts: Martina McBride, Thompson Square, Cassady Pope, Craig Morgan, Kieth Anderson, Heath Wright(Ricochet) Wade Hayes, Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw, Sammy Kershaw, Trisha Yearwood, Mark Chesnutt, Ashanti, Drew Womack(Sons of the Desert), Neil McCoy, Shooter Jennings, Jake Owen, Reba McEntire, Doug Supernaw, Tracy Lawrence, Rick Trevino, Charlie and Bruce Robison, Gary Allan, Dan + Shay, Bowling For Soup, The Commodores, Boyz II Men, Montgomery Gentry, Eve 6, Perfect Stranger, Dustin Lynch, Clint Black, Brothers Osborne, Hunter Hayes, Scotty McCreery, Eric Paslay, Corey Smith, Frankie Ballard, Ned LeDoux
Tejano/Latin Recording Artists: Emilio, 8 Segundos, K Boys, Jeronimo, Joe Posado
Evangelical/Charismatic: Cornerstone Church San Antonio TX, John Hagee Ministries
Hit Songwriters: Trent Willmon, Thom Shepherd, Drew Womack(Sons of the Desert), Bruce Robison
Local Music Favorites: Jake Worthington, Pat Green, Cory Morrow, Jarrod Birmingham, Granger Smith, Janice Maynard, Cross Canadian Ragweed, Chris Knight, The Randy Rogers Band, The Josh Abbott Band, Kevin Fowler, Jason Boland and The Stragglers, Roger Creager, Deryl Dodd, Casey Donahue, Cody Johnson, The Derailers, Cooder Graw, Larry Joe Taylor, John Slaughter, Hudson Moore, Kris Gordon, Wade Bowen and West 84, Django Walker, Stoney LaRue, Bonnie Bishop, Ricky Calmbach, Pauline Reese, Ray Wilie Hubbard, Doug Moreland, Hayes Carll, Aaron Watson, Honeybrowne, Steven Fromholz, Davin James, Gary P. Nunn, Kenny Orts, Brandon Rhyder, Mark Sanders, Ryan Turner, Six Sanchez, Bryan Braizer, Wes Hayden, Six Shooter, Jennifer Martinez, Ben McPeak, Jason Marbach, Brian Burns, Keith Sykes, Rusty Wier, Ed Burlson, Micky and the Motorcars, Micheal Hearne and SXSW, Jason Allen, Tommy Alverson, T.C. Taylor, Eli Young Band, Kyle Park, Scooter Dubec and Sterling Country, Kenny Wier and the Upsetters, Steve Anderson, The Little River Polka Boys(formally the Granger Polka Boys), Clayton Adams, Katie Rae Davis, Haydn Vitera, Chris Brade, Anthony Eby, John Christopher Way, Jerry Burkhart, The Kings of the Motel Six, Kelly Pearson, Outlaw Underground, Johnny Lyons, Nick Lawrence, Kelly Kenning, Kieth Davis, Pete Benz, Bill Rice, Allie Danielle, Mario Flores, Greg Caldwell, Drew Kennedy, Dave Jorgenson, Wildcard, Backfire, Robert Demel, Dane Sterling, Chris Browder, Shannon Standridge, Benny McArthur, Patrick Murphy, Reckless Kelly, Gary Nichols, Micky and The Motorcars, Blue Edmondson, Jon Wolfe, Jesse and Noah Bellamy, Brian Hankins, Robin Ludwig, Haywire, Kelly Willis, Josh Grider, Robert Earl Keen, Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash, Johnny Solinger, The Bandera Cowboys, The Toman Brothers, and many, many, more!
Local Central Texas Favorites: Texas Unlimited Band, The Debonaires, Lost Wolf, Suede, Peoples Choice