Brian Eaton

Allegra Drums artist, multi-instrumentalist & producer/engineer. New album, The Known Space Project, out now! | Stream/Download @

What defines Brian Eaton in a plethora of independent solo artists is that he is one of a few multi-genre, DIY artists who can truly do it all: from writing, performing and recording all the instruments and vocals, to engineering, mixing, producing and even mastering his own projects (all while suffering from chronic tinnitus). For nearly 20 years, the musician, engineer and producer dialed it up for other artists in his studio, Eatin’ Records. Kelly Simms of the Illinois Entertainer called Eaton, “a multi-talented, multi-instrumentalist with multi-tasking abilities,” and radio host/DJ Tim Lamping proclaimed, “Brian Eaton is a versatile one man show . . . ”

Born in Los Angeles in 1966, Eaton was surrounded by music in early childhood. His older brother introduced him to rock bands like Cream, Hendrix, Yes, Deep Purple, Pink Floyd and Rush. While his father, who has sung with Motown/jazz drummer Mel Brown's Quartet, exposed him to jazz and fusion artists like Jean-Luc Ponty, Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius, Oscar Peterson and Chick Corea

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”The new instrumental album consists of nine original compositions showcasing the multi- instrumentalist’s diversity as a multi-genre artist. Eaton’s new project is an eclectic expanse of ethereal atmospheres and fields of magnetic, lyrical melodies orbiting a core of contemporary jazz and prog idioms.” — Bass Musician Magazine

“He’s coming back to his jazz fusion roots. It’s a fun album” — Duane Williams, WWOZ 90.7 FM

“...'The Known Space Project,' is beautiful music with a lot of vibe that has been taking me on a journey. Exactly what my soul needed

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The Known Space...

Eatin' Records


Not Where, But When (Radio Edit)

From: The Known Space Project
By Brian Eaton


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