Collette Williams is a talented drummer and multi-instrumentalist with over ten years’ experience as a session player for some of the world’s biggest record labels. Her band Rews are currently signed to Marshall Records.
Collette graduated from Leeds University with a BA (Hons) in Popular & World Music. Since then her session career has brought gigs for the likes of Somny, Syco, Warner, and The 86th Floor Music. She has also played alongside a host of professional musicians such as Mark Richardson of Skunk Anansie, Feeder and Kojo Samuel (MD for Jessie J, Katy B, Plan B). She features in the official videos for both ex-Union J singer George Shelley’s hit ‘Prove Me Wrong’ and Gabrielle Aplin’s ‘Sweet Nothing’, also accompanying the latter live on the Graham Norton Show.
As half of the alt.rock duo Rews, Collette spent the summer of 2016 playing at some 23 different festivals, including Glastonbury, Green Man, and The Great Escape. They have released four highly acclaimed singles and their debut album is eagerly awaited. She officially endorses Tama Drums and Protection Racket cases.