Samantha Lubin is a busy Drummer, Percussionist and Drum Teacher based in North London, UK. Samantha’s main gig currently is playing percussion with various artists and bands. She most recently performed at the World Cup in Qatar and performs internationally on a regular basis as a session percussionist.
Samantha trained at Paul McCartney’s school, LIPA and graduated with a BA (HONS) Degree in Music. Prior to her degree she studied on the Diploma of Popular Music and Sound Technology again at LIPA. Upon Graduating, Samantha was awarded with the Zildjian Prize which is presented annually to one drummer every year in recognition of their hard work and dedication to their instrument.
Samantha’s original band “BABYTEETH” was part of the ISAWITFIRST music campaign and was the main support act for Adam Ant at The Roundhouse in Camden. Festivals they have played at include Kendal Calling, Neighbourhood Festival and Live at Leeds.
In 2022 Samantha was in the final 25 drummers in her age category in the Hit Like A Girl Contest and she came 2nd in the UK Territory. She is currently working on HLAG’s sister project, “Drumming Connects Us”, as the talent co-ordinator. Samantha is currently endorsed by London Drum Stick Company and Primas Custom Drums, specifically for snare drums. She also has affiliations with TunerFishLugLocks, Moises.ai and PaulEDrums.