Collette Williams (Rews)
Collette is a multi-instrumentalist specialising in drum kit. She picked up the sticks at the age of 13 and her love of drums drove her to a formal qualification in the shape of a BA in Popular and World Music from The University of Leeds. She has previously studied under the likes of Mike Dolbear and Gabor Dornyei.
Collette has played for and alongside a host of professional musicians such as Gabrielle Aplin, Kojo Samuel, George Shelley (Union J) and Mark Richardson. She is also in high demand as a vocalist and session player and has sessioned for the likes of Sony, Syco, Warner, The Sweet Group and Chief Productions.
Her main project is REWS, female alt rock duo making big waves in the Industry following their fourth single release ‘Miss you in the Dark’, recently Huw Stephens ‘Tip of the Week’. After 24 festival shows in the Summer of 2016, including Glastonbury, Green Man and Kendall Calling, 2017 is due to be another busy year for the duo. Set to tour the UK and Ireland in Feb 17’ for 16 headline dates, they will then be in the studio recording their debut album for release late 2017.