John DEsposito – hard hitting, thunderous beats, flowing grooves with impeccable timing drummer who’s influences range from hard rock to heavy metal. Such as Peter Kris, Phil Collons, Simon Phillips, Lars Ulrich. Shannon Larkin & Nikko Mcbrain. Playing since the age of 16, John has made his mark on the Long Island music scene playing all types of rock and roll.
John plays drums for Despyre, who are currently signed with Pavement Records, and has his debut EP launches October 2017. John has played with many bands on Long Island including ; Dungeon, Detriment and Union Jax. Has opened for many national acts such as Skid Row, Dokken, Blue Oyster Cult, and long islands own Zebra. Has recently opened for bands such as Otep,Gemine Syndrome, Devil Driver, Death ngel,Through Fire and All That Remains. John, along with his band Despyre is currently getting ready to tour end of August 2017 /September 2017.
Johns band Despyre consists of 5 very talented and seasoned musicians including Dennis Gaudio (Guitar) Brad Mastrangelo (Guitar) Kevin Cassidy ( Bass ) and Rob Malvagno (lead vocals). The plan for the future has no limits. We will be touring and spreading the resurrection of original music.