M.B. Gordy

M.B. is an acclaimed drummer, percussionist and educator whose credits include albums by iconic recording artists, blockbuster films, TV series, video games, and prestigious rock/pop/theatrical and orchestral live performances and tours. As a session player he is a go-to resource for the industry’s top composers and record producers. 

Selected credits include:

Albums

John Legend & Common, Beck, Andra Day , Michael Bublé, Josh Grobin, One Republic, Green Day, My Chemical Romance, Neil Diamond, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, The Doobie Brothers, Fun, Guns and Roses, John Tesh and many more.

Film

Selma, Frozen, Transformers (series), X-Men (series), Fantastic Four (series), Moana, Harry Potter, Spiderman (series), Logan, Ride Along 1 & 2, Monkey King 1 & 2, American Sniper, World of Warcraft , Jack Reacher, Men in Black (series), Terminator series, Wonder Boys, The Crow, Minions, Die Hard series, Identity Thief, Despicable Me, 310 to Yuma, and many more. 

TV

Zoo, Battlestar Gallactica, Agents of Shield, Agent Carter, Galavant, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Madmen, Good Morning America, Eureka, Sarah Connor Chronicles, The Mentalist, Human Target, The Tudors, Black Sails, Davinci’s Demons, and many more.

Games

World of Warcraft , God of War, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 & 3, Africa, League of Legends, Dante’s Inferno, Shadow of Mordor, The Simms, and many more.

Symphonic

LA Phil, The National Symphony, The Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, the Long Beach Opera, the Pasadena Pops, Santa Barbara Symphony, Pageant of the Masters, Jacaranda, LA Jewish Symphony, and many more.

Live Theater

Lion King, The Color Purple, West Side Story, 9 to 5, Bring it On, World of Warcraft (live), League of Legends (live), Legend of Zelda (live), Video Games Live, and many more.

Live Performance/Touring (Rock/Pop)

Pharrell Williams, Beck, The Doobie Brothers, Tim McGraw & Faith Hill, Ann Hampton Calloway, Yoko Ono, Rita Coolidge, Melissa Manchester, Loggins and Messina, 3 Dog Night, John Tesh,

Teaching

USC Film Music School, Yamaha Music Education, La Sierra University, Los Angeles Harbor College, Private Instruction