Emily Shaw is a professional rock drummer based in Melbourne, Australia.

Emily has extensive experience as a live touring musician with her own band (UK/AUS rock act Slow Chase), with Triple J Unearthed winners Stonefield (Big Day Out, headline metro and regional tours) and various local Melbourne bands including Elvis Big Band and Lake Minnetonka.

As a recording artist Emily has clocked up many hundreds of hours studio work, most notably whilst recording Slow Chase material with ARIA award winning engineer Jonathan Burnside (Grinspoon, The Living End, The Grates, The Sleepy Jackson, Dan Sultan, Whitley).

Emily has a degree in Australian Popular Music from NMIT, is also a qualified classroom teacher and has been teaching drums in Melbourne schools and music stores for over ten years.


Emily is now offering a limited number of students one on one drum lessons in Melbourne from her private studio space. To enquire about availability please use the form below.


78 Johnston Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065