Hi! I'm Rick Mongaya, a professional Drummer, Zendrum performer and Handsonic percussionist located in Florida. I'm currently performing with various talent all over the Tampa Bay and Central Florida Area. Thanks for visiting!

Latest News :

February 2014 : In the studio with Hawiian Songwriter Imani Woomera to record some tracks for her upcoming album. Check out the first track Here!

January 2014 : Available for drums and back up vocals Monday through Thursdays in January. Find out more! Looks like all my January weekends are currently bnooked up though. See you out there.

January 2014 : Woohoo! Just ordered some choice new HHX Evolution cymbals for a new sound this year! Can't wait!

November 2013: Currently open for booking weeknight and some weekend dates throughout 2013 into 2014. Contact me for availability!

July 2013: Playing my Zendrum every Tuesday at Splitsville Downtown Disney in July 3-7pm, and every Wednesday at Frenchy's Clearwater Beach in August 7-11pm. Come see what everyone is talking about!

Jan 2013: Just renewed my passport documentation! I'm now available for international opportunities and cruise ship gigs once again. ;)

Oct 2012: Currently serving on the judging panel for Tampa's Guitar Center 2012 Drum-Off. Come by and support some of Tampa's up and coming drummers as they have fun competing for prizes and local recognition. 7-8:30PM Tuesday nights until October 2nd.

*Zendrum Tour Announced* I'm currently on a network tour in Central Florida with my Zendrum in tow. If you're looking to try out a little percussion (or full drums) to your solo gig sound contact me today. *Subject to availability. Call for more information.!

Upcoming Gigs :

Sat April 19th w/ Johnny B, at Peggy Oniel's, Palm Harbor, 9-1

Sun April 20th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Fri April 25th, w/ Johnny B, at Maloney's, Westchase 10-1

Sat April 26th,w /Aquaman The Band, at The Hideway , Clearwater, FL 9-1

Sun April 27th, w/Well Strung Band, at Jimmy B's SPBeach, Fl 2-7pm

Fri May 2nd,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sun May 4th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Fri May 9th, w/ Johnny B, at Shepards, CLWR Beach 2-7pm

Sat May 10th,w/ MorrningOwls atKeel & Curley Winery,PlantCity7:30-11

Sun May 11th, w/ Johnny B, at Green Iguana Westshore, Tampa, 10-2

Sat May 16tth w/ Johnny B, at Peggy Oniel's, Palm Harbor, 9-1

Sat May 17th w/ Ted Wray, at Peggy Oniel's, Palm Harbor, 9-1

Sun May 18th, w/ Well Strung Band, at Jimmy B's SPBeach, Fl 2-7

Friday May 23rd, w/ Imani Live at Keel & Curley Winery,PlantCity 7:30-11

Sat May 24th, Private Event

Fri May 30th, w/ Morning Owls, at Maloney's, Westchase 10-1

Sat June 7th, w/ Shark Bite at Keel & Curley Winery,PlantCity 7:30-11

Sun June 8th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sat June 14th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Friday June 20th w/ Ted Wray, at Peggy Oniel's, Palm Harbor, 9-1

Sat June 21st,w/ MorrningOwls atKeel & Curley Winery,PlantCity7:30-11

Fri June 27th,w/ MorrningOwls at Keel & Curley Winery,PlantCity7:30-11

Sun June 29th, w/Well Strung Band, at Jimmy B's SPBeach, Fl 2-7pm

Fri July 4th, Private Event w/ Bobby and The Rockets

Sat July 5th,w/ MorrningOwls at Keel & Curley Winery,PlantCity7:30-11

Mon July 7th, w/Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sun July 13th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sat July 26th,w/ MorrningOwls at Keel & Curley Winery,PlantCity7:30-11

Sun July 27th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sun Aug 3rd,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Fri Aug 8th w/ MorrningOwls at The Boathouse ,Channelside, Tampa 6-10

Sun Aug 10th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sat Aug 16th w/ MorrningOwls at Green Iguana Anderson Rd, Tampa 5-7

Sun Aug 17th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sat Aug 23rd w/ MorrningOwls at Tequila's Ybor City, Tampa 10pm-2

Sun Aug 24th, w/Well Strung Band, at Jimmy B's SPBeach, Fl 2-7pm

Mon Sept 1st,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Sat Sept 6th,w/ MorrningOwls at Keel & Curley Winery,PlantCity7:30-11

Fri Sept 12th,w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

Fri Oct 3rd w /Aquaman The Band, at Ozona Blue,PalmHarbor,5-8pm

 

Call for availability!

Last updated 4/19/14

 
     

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Misc.Video Feed:

 
 
8-1 Trio 'Purple Rain' Cover
'When I Come Around' Duo Cover
IPD 'Everlong' Cover
'Little Drummer Boy' Rock Version
'50 Ways' Cover on Handsonic
 
     
             

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