James Wright (as Tico Torres)
James Wright (aka Mouse) was tought by Gino Washington’s drummer, from the age of 11.
He also became the drummer for his father’s band aged just 13, playing practically all styles from jazz and blues to rock and soul. He went on to play for other bands up and down the UK.
In 1999 Mouse auditioned for Bon Giovi and played the UK and overseas. In 2001 after he decided to take a break from music.
Mouse then came back to music and started to record albums with another band, which were then showcased at Nottingham Rock City with a view to having a record deal and a tour with Magnum and Status Quo.
Mouse re-joined Bon Giovi again after a few years, and is now happily teaching drums full time.
For more information on his Drum Tuition, please visit www.jameswrightdrummer.co.uk