Pete's Percussion Podcast: Episode 152 - Sarah Thawer

Toronto-based drumset player and multi-instrumentalist Sarah Thawer talks about her current percussion acitivites and her thoughts on being a woman in the drumset world (02:50), growing up in Toronto with a bandleader father, lots of instruments in the house and a large Indian community in Canada (20:00), her early YouTube days and studying at York University in Toronto for undergrad (34:10), the opening years of her freelancing career and leading her own band (52:15) and her takes on the Random Ass Questions (59:30).

Finishing with a Rave on Chris Herren: The First Day (01:14:05).


Sarah Thawer’s Instagram page

Sarah Thawer Drum Magazine profile

Sarah Thawer and Friends


Sheila E. Drum Solo

Emmanuelle Caplette

Cindy Blackman Santana

Toronto Raptors win 2019 NBA Championship

“Swagism” - Ghost-Note

“Don’t Know Why” - Norah Jones

York University (Canada) Music

A.R. Rahman

Larnell Lewis

“Shofukan” - Snarky Puppy

Toy Story 4 trailer

Scary Movie trailer

Jay Shetty


Chris Herren