Glow-in-the-dark Drummer

Under the Spotlight

  • Favorite Color: Blue
  • Favorite artist/musician: Lenny Kravitz
  • Birthday: May 23rd
  • Favorite food: Italian
  • Quote you live by: “Live everyday like it was your last, no regrets.”




Elisa has been a professional drummer for 17 years to date. Born and raised in New York & New Jersey, Elisa discovered a passion for drumming at an early age. Since then, she has been working hard and perfecting her craft. In her career, she has had the opportunity to collaborate with several artists and has been the beat maker for a series of groups. Here are some highlights:

– Former drummer for MTV artist Just Kait

– Drummer for multiplatinum recording artist DMC’s (formulary known as Run-DMC) debut solo album

– Former Drummer of Rapcore genre band and “Battle for Ozzfest” contestants, “Sicks Deep.”

– Tour 2009 Armed Forces Entertainment/USO South West Asia

– Former Drummer, Alternative Rock band “Snowball 37”

– Former Drummer, Rock Fusion band “Downtime High” & “Greene”

– Former drummer, Indie Rock/Pop Band “The Scarlet Ending”

To hone her craft, she studied with legendary drummers such as: John Blackwell (Justin Timberlake/Prince), Mike Mangini (Dream Theater), Tommy Igoe, Kim Plainfield, Tony “Thunder” Smith and Terri Lynn Carrington. In 2007, Elisa graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in Performance and Music Business.