Scott Ottaway is a professional Drummer based in Buckinghamshire

Scott can be contacted on:  


Phone: 07944577004 

Scott has toured the World with The Searchers from 2010 till their retirement in 2019, playing in New York, Las Vegas, New Zealand, Australia, isreal, Northern Europe, UK and Ireland, as well a depping on many hit West End musicals, including We Will Rock You and tv shows.

Scott is the go to drummer for tours, shows, dep gigs.


"You could say I'm a groover. I dont like to over play and I always play what the song needs"


Sight reader, click friendly, endorsed by top brands and all round great chap. 
Previous clients include: The Searchers, The Trems, 60s Gold tours, We Will Rock You, Erics Italian Job, Slice Of Saturday Night, Now I'm Here, PopBella Opera, Midnight Rebel Band, Real Magic, Beaky Band, Butlins, P@O as well as many others.

Scott found his passion for drums at a young age and was inspired by the talents of Queen's Roger Taylor and Phil Collins.  
Scott's extensive musical career has seen him move across all genres and formats, from rock bands, soul, funk, blues, cover/tribute acts to musical theatre and TV, both as a drummer and percussionist.  

At the age of 16, Scott joined a signed band (Jump The Gun) which resulted in many studio sessions, videos, radio interviews and tours   

Scott has done numerous studio sessions for bands and solo artists as well as being in the house band' for Butlins, Haven Holidays, Park Resorts, Park Dean and Hotels both in the UK and Middle East. Scott has also performed on cruise ships and was employed as percussionist for the 'Elliott Frisby TV Show' and 'Wish- The Magic Tour' as well as being a dep to Tony Bourke on the hit West End musical by Queen & Ben Elton, We Will Rock You. 

Chart Acts

The Searchers

The Trems

Mike Read

Owen Paul

John Altman

The Pocket Gods



We Will Rock You- Dominion Theatre

Erics Pride and Prejudice- New Vic Theatre

Erics Italian Job- New Vic Theatre

Slice of Saturday Night- Rugby Theatre

Cabaret- Players2 Ruislip

Once upon a mattress- Players2 Ruislip

High Society- Players2 Ruislip