John Raisig

John Raisig is an up and coming (drummer) percussionist. He is originally from Richmond Virginia, and currently resides in Farmville North Carolina. His influences include Chad Sexton, Benny Greb, Chad Smith, and Cobus Potgieter just to name a few. John plays many genres of music such as Rock, Funk, R&B and Country. He has always had a deep love for music and started seriously pursuing drums at the age of seventeen. John is currently endorsed by Zildjian, and has also been the drum instructor for two years at McFadyen Music in Greenville North Carolina. Currently John has a total of twenty students that span many ages and skill levels.

He has shared the stage with many regional acts, and gigged regularly across N.C and V.A. over the past four years. John is positive, focused and driven. He continues to grow and improve his craft. "When I’m on stage I pour my heart into it, always striving to give every performance one hundred percent. I love playing with The Main Event Band, I feel so lucky to share the stage with such incredibly talented musicians, whose experience has certainly helped to elevate my abilities."