Drummer and educator, Brisbane, Australia
Gustavo is a graduate of IPT, the Brazilian Institute of Percussion Technology. Originally from Brazil, Gustavo recorded and performed with the national act Assedio Social and Toured with Viper.
Gustavo performed at the Modern Drummer Festival 2002 and was featured four times in Modern Drummer magazine.
After relocating to Australia, Gustavo joined the award winning band Seven Sermons as a full time member and became one of the most requested session drummers in Brisbane, Australia.
After Seven Sermons went on a hiatus, Gustavo developed a drum method called Prog Samba, mixing Brazilian rhythms with heavy and progressive metal.
As a side project Gustavo helps kids with autism and neurological conditions to achieve a better life using drums.