Eric Darken is listed in the credits for the following albums:
Eric A. Darken is an American percussionist, composer, and programmer.
Drawing inspiration from his grandfather, a bandleader. Darken began playing drums at age 12 and played timpani and mallets in high school. Darken attended Brevard College in Brevard, North Carolina, then transferred to Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Darken was also a part of the ORTV Richard Roberts television show.
Darken has participated in recording sessions for Bon Jovi, Jewel, Luke Bryan, Darius Rucker, Carrie Underwood, and Taylor Swift. He has toured in support of Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Faith Hill, Take 6, and Bob Seger. Darken currently tours with Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band.
Eric has written underscores for TV shows, including Dateline NBC, 20/20, Fox Sports, Discovery Channel, NFL Network, and National Geographic, and for the film, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer.
In 2008, Darken won an Academy of Country Music award for Musician Of The Year in the "Specialty Instrument" category. And in 1996, Eric Darken won the Gospel Music Association Dove Award for Instrumental Album Of The Year.
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