Romain Goulon, born April 6th 1981 in Cannes (France), started playing drums at the age of 13. He studied jazz and modern music at the Music Conservatory of Cannes during 8 years, and is a self taught metal drummer.

After playing for many french metal bands (2002-2005) such as AGRESSOR, IMPERIAL S, BELEF, DISHARMONY, he became an international drummer, and collaborated with DISAVOWED (Holland) (2005-2008), NECROPHAGIST (Germany) (since 2008). 

Besides being a studio and live session drummer, Romain is a local drum teacher, an international clinician and online teacher, created an instructional drum videos Youtube channel, and releases a drum DVD in 2015 "Metal Chops Matrix".

Romain Goulon is well known to be a very open minded drummer, influenced by many different types of music, musicians, from classical/Jazz to extreme metal.

Romain likes to share his knowledge through teaching, drum clinics, internet videos, and focuses on "how can we link groove with extreme drumming".

As a composer, he's working on several projects as well(2013), and a drum DVD is released in 2015.

In 2017 Romain played for the french extreme band Benighted.

In 2019-2020, Romain works with SPHERIC UNIVERSE EXPERIENCE, and joins the legendary italian metal band SADIST end of 2020.
In the meantime, Romain Goulon Project (RGP) releases a first EP "Time Prior To Consciousness" (Extreme Progressive Metal).

On Summer 2021 Romain Goulon Project releases a full length album "Gravity and Consciousness".


Romain records session tracks in his studio for many projects and bands.



Instruments : Drums, guitar