Endorses Pearl Drums
Hit Like A Girl Global Drumming Contest for Women and Girls finalist - 2015, 2016 & 2018
MXD Mag 2017 Best Rising Talent in Texas Drummer award recipient
Payton is a multi-instrumentalist with extensive musical experience relative to her young age. She began her musical journey at the age of 6 with classical training on piano. Drums ultimately proved to be her passion and she has been drumming for 5 years. She has toured the great state of Texas as well as up and down both the East & West coasts. She is proud to be part of the Breast Cancer Can Stick It Foundation, an organization that allows her to use her love of drumming to raise money and create breast cancer awareness. She has a long-standing affiliation with the School of Rock. Some of her many drumming influences include Matt Garstka, Ben Thatcher, Josh Dun, John Bonham, Sput Searight and Keith Moon.