SAGE BAGGOTT is a third-generation drummer who was raised in Berkeley, California and Austin, Texas. With a father in the music business, he grew up in honky-tonks and nightclubs listening to a variety of music, ranging from Western Swing and country, to rockabilly, R&B, Tex-Mex and jazz. He has had a diverse musical education. Having studied classical percussion from an early age, today he plays many different styles, including Afro-Cuban, Flamenco and jazz.
He currently performs with many different Bay Area groups, ranging from the Cuban dance music of Orquesta La Moderna Tradición to a-cappella versions of Leonard Cohen songs with Conspiracy of Beards.