Danny Molina (born in Ecuador on August 18th, 1977) is a drummer known
Best for his 15 years with the emotional metal band Total Death.
Danny Molina is one of the most important drummers throughout South America. Total Death has been in the scenes more than 15 years counting with various albums recorded, and figures into the 20 best latin metal bands in the world.
Danny Molina's drumming on the albums showcase strong Latin influences, as well as some jazz influences. His versatility is shown when he deftly and quickly transitions from soft, melodic drumming to brutal, double pedal-powered death metal beats. One beat that can be found in many of Molina's songs is a 6/8 clave, played on the ride and the snare, often
over double pedal or the bass drum imitating the ride.
According to the factsheet on Total Death's official website, Danny Molina currently endorses Bauer Drums, Axis pedals, Staff Drum Technology, Luen Drumheads and Orion Cymbals.