Since competing a bachelor in Music at UNSW and an Advanced Diploma in Sound Production at JMC academy 10 years ago, Astrid has been heavily involved in the Australian Music scene. She has been fortunate to perform and mix at some of Australia’s premier live music venues including The Enmore Theatre Sydney, The Metro Theatre Sydney, Max Watts Melbourne, The Hifi Brisbane, Crown Casino Perth and many more.
While she regularly drums live with bands RACKETT and Sarah Maxwell, Astrid also runs a recording studio located in Marrickville with her partner Kat Ayala. There they produce music for singer/songwriters, create their own music, and also produce music videos and other audio or visual assets for musicians.
While Astrid is a multi-instrumentalist, her favourite place is behind the drum kit of any rock, pop or hip hop outfit. She uses the following equipment:
Ascention Drumsticks - Sponsored
Artist Guitars Cymbals - Sponsored
Drumcraft DC8 Rock Kit
Tama Starphonic Babinga Snare