Alec Garcia is a San Francisco Bay Area native. He discovered his love of drums and music at age 5 through local drumming lessons. During his youth, local and national level drummers served as mentors to Alec, inspiring him to continue drumming into high school. During high school Alec began to play shows throughout Northern California and went on to both tour and study music in college. Leaving college Alec joined the touring country band Slamabama and with the support of Heartbeat Cymbals plays over 150+ shows a year touring and playing alongside national acts across the United States. Alec is currently on the road with Slamabama touring the country and playing on the mainstages of many major shows and festivals proudly endorsing Heartbeat Cymbals.