Desert Drummer

Carlos Solorzano

Pro-drummer | Songwriter | Solo Performer & Clinician


Carlos Solorzano (aka Desert Drummer) is a professional drummer based out of Tucson, Arizona who has played on multiple stages across the U.S. in a variety of different genres, including Rock, Country and World Rhythms. His passion is in world music as he adapts them to the drum set and uses them in his original compositions that have been featured on television shows around the world.

Drumming Book to be released

Sun Mirror Productions is in the editing phase of the Volume one in the Precision Drumming series.  In these drumming instructionals, Carlos has written practice pad exercises.  Due to be released by July 1 in digitial and paperback formats.

Re-releasing the first Desert Drummer Album

The first Desert Drummer album will be re-released in digital formats very soon.

Latest News

Beneath the Surface:
A Different Musical Journey

A drummer on guitars and keyboard... Discover the inspiration and meaning behind the making of the album and each track of Carlos' new album Beneath the Surface, his first non-drumming solo release.

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E-mail Carlos to inquire about booking Badlands


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