A guy named Louis Landry lives in Durham, NC. He holds a B.A. in Music Performance from VCU (Richmond, Va). He writes & records albums. He teaches. He volunteers. He plays drums for Curtis Eller's American Circus.
He is a performer, producer and composer of rock and roll, blues, jazz, classical, bluegrass and more. He sings and plays over 20 instruments including piano, guitar, melodica and nebulophone. He is the only person in the world who has performed with all these people: Katherine Whalen, Justin Vivian Bond, Taylor Mac, Blowfly, Ironing Board Sam, Red Leaf School of Music, The Invincible Czars, Charlie Robison, Ryan Bingham, Shawn Nelson, Grass, Particle, Grammy winner/sausage king Jimmy Dean, and the Duke Ellington Orchestra. He teaches private and group music lessons in and around Durham. His father, Jimmie Landry, is also a musician.
Louis recently contributed music to the ManBitesDog Theater production of The Best of Enemies. The show was the theater's most acclaimed show of 2013 and was brought back for a 2014 encore production. LL's latest recording, "The LL Orchestra EP," is available for download now at itunes and www.LLmusic.net. He is releasing a new concept album, "JJ vs The Digital Whale," in 2015.