Laura Fares (The Wanted - Taio Cruz)
Drummer, songwriter, producer and DJ.
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and moved to the UK in 1999.
Graduated from the London College of Music & Media in 2005.
Professional session drummer/percussionist since 2004.
Co-founder of Disco Damage in 2007.
Fully endorsed by Zildjian cymbals, Pearl drums and Pro-Mark sticks since 2008.
Professional DJ since 2008.
Represented by Jump DJ´s Agency since 2009.
Writer for Tom Tom Magazine (magazine about female drummers) since 2010.
Work includes performances, writing and recording sessions with the following bands:
Ricky Martin, Eros Ramazzotti, Sam Sparro, Love Grenades, Guy Chambers, Natasha Bedingfield, Vula and Brendan Reilly (Basement Jaxx), Nate James, Ryan Molloy (Jersey Boys), Roxy Wilde (Kylie Minogue), Danyl Johnson (X Factor), Tawiah (Mark Ronson), Disco Damage, Tense, Jont, Pete Bennett (Winner Big Brother 7), NY Loose, The Future Shape of Sound, Gary Phelan (Fame Academy), Johnny Lazer, TNTT, Cecilia Stalin, Maighread, David Lowe´s Dreamcatcher, Lena K, Zerostar, The New Devices, Sidefields, Rhoby, Kitsch and Hadar, The Wanted & Taio Cruz.