Blair Sinta has been a professional drummer in Los Angeles for over 20 years.
Blair’s musical background was formed in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and The University of North Texas. His studies include classical percussion, jazz, and rock. His constant touring, recording, and writing have made him a staple in the LA music scene.
Blair’s major break arrived when he was asked to join Alanis Morissette on tour in 2001. For the next 5 years, he toured the world with her and recorded for the albums “So-Called Chaos,” “Jagged Little Pill Acoustic,” and “Flavors of Entanglement.”
Blair subsequently began to work with producer Glen Ballard. He recorded with Glen with acclaimed artists Annie Lennox, Idina Menzel, Steve Nicks, Josh Groban, and many others.
Blair has recorded and/or toured with Damien Rice, Chris Cornell, Gwen Stefani, Brandi Carlisle, John Fogerty, Dave Stewart, Melissa Etheridge, Better Than Ezra, Five For Fighting, James Blunt, Matisyahu, Louis Tomlinson (One Direction), Anastasia and many others.
He records daily from his home studio in Los Angeles for local and international artists, soundtracks, commercials, and video games. He specializes in crafting groove, sounds, and parts for songs and engineering for himself and other drummers in his studio. Blair runs his own company called “Sticks and Wires,” which teaches drumming, engineering drums, and insights into running a home studio business.