Simon Popp is a drummer and composer based in Munich, Germany.
His love for drumming hasn't changed, since he picked up his first pair of drumsticks at the age of 9.
A graduate in jazz drums (B.M. & M.M.) at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich, his unique approach and versatility has lead Simon to work alongside many artists, singers, producers, bands and musicians of all different kind of genres in both recording studios and live sessions. As a performing drummer he currently tours with bands like Fazer, Roosevelt, Abstand as well as Power! Percussion and various jazz formations. His band Fazer is recipient of the music scholarship from the City of Munich 2017 and the Burghausen International Jazz Festival's Young Artists' Jazz Award 2017.
Besides composing for his own projects, Simon also wrote numerous works for film, tv, commercials and theater.
In 2016 Simon also co-founded his own drum school in Munich.