Heavy-hitting Australian drummer Jackie Barnes, son of Australian Rock Legend Jimmy Barnes was born into the music industry. On the road with his father since birth, it seems he was always destined to be a musician. His reputation has been forged and his highly regarded as a drummer of amazing feel and endurance and has recorded on over 60 international releases and 5 DVDs. His touring commitments have seen him play to crowds in Europe, Asia, USA, Africa, Australia and New Zealand. 


Jackies is proud to work with the following endorsers:

TAMA Drums    Zildjian Cymbals    Evans Drumheads

Puresound Percussion  Meinl Percussion


Jackie has worked with some of the music industries biggest

names including the following


Jonathon Cain  

Neal Schon

Glenn Hughes

Keith Urban  

Marco Mendoza  

Richard Fortus

Dizzy Reed  

Brian Tichy  

John Corabi  

Jimmy Barnes

Cold Chisel

The Ten Tenors

Joe Bonamassa

Suze DeMarchi


Steve Morse

Kevin Shirley

The Wiggles  

Kevin Shirley

The Wiggles  

Don Gehman

Nash Chambers

Steve Van Zandt

Reece Mastin

Lachy Doley

Alys Ffion