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'''Ross Federman''' joined [[Tally Hall]] in 2004 after the band's original drummer, [[Steve Gallagher]], quit.  Ross was invited to try out for the band by Joe. Ross recalls another very good drummer by the name of Mike Swain also trying out at the same time and assumed there must not have been quite as good a personality mesh with Mike, because his talents certainly were enough to get the job.  
 
'''Ross Federman''' joined [[Tally Hall]] in 2004 after the band's original drummer, [[Steve Gallagher]], quit.  Ross was invited to try out for the band by Joe. Ross recalls another very good drummer by the name of Mike Swain also trying out at the same time and assumed there must not have been quite as good a personality mesh with Mike, because his talents certainly were enough to get the job.  
  
Since moving to Brooklyn in 2008, Ross has discovered a love for DJ'ing and composing song mash-ups. He DJs under the name of [[Mr. F]].
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On the 2006 website, Ross' bio read thusly:
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<blockquote><i>ross, like joe, rob AND zubin is from that same suburban detroit neighborhood that everyone loves so much. He went to school with joe, while zubin and rob went to the OTHER high school. While there, ross was very active in a variety of musical endeavors, including but not limited to band.
  
Ross is the youngest member of Tally Hall, despite his salt & pepper hair color.
 
  
On the 2006 website, Ross' bio read [http://stl.dreamerstoday.com/DoubleOOP/ross.html thusly]...
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"skills" (the napolean dynamite kind): drumming and other various percussion
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favorite color: green.......(i hate you andrew)
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good bands: Zeppelin, Beatles, ben folds, bnl, Radiohead, lots of others
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good drummers: Dennis chambers, also lots of others
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favorite pixel on my computer screen: 297 from the left, and 172 from the bottom
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other percussive engagements: snare drummer in Michigan marching band, drums in men's basketball band
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work:.... yeah, right.
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major: cell and molecular biology, planning on attending med school after undergrad (oooh rob, zubin and i have so much in common)
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drumset: pearl session (replace with "yamaha" as soon as i purchase a new one)
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sticks: vater fusions
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least favorite quality about myself: never knowing what to write on profiles</i></blockquote>
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Ross was an undergrad, studying science, but put his studies on hiatus to play and tour with Tally Hall. Ross later went back to finish the degree that he started.<ref name=openlabs>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lJtKgf0atc Open Labs - Ross Federman. Open Labs. Published: October 19th 2016. YouTube. Video.]</ref>
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Though primarily the drummer for Tally Hall, Ross sang the lead vocals for [[Mucka Blucka]], and also sang the live covers of Everyday by Buddy Holly<ref name=everyday>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yP_ZdyVrQB0 Tally Hall - Everyday. May 20th, 2009. Uploaded June 4th 2009. DwightTheGreat. YouTube. Video.]</ref><ref>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JXBzVz48FUc Tally Hall - Every Day - NYC 22May09 Gemma Taylor. 22nd May 2009. Uploaded 23rd May, 2009. YouTube. Video.]</ref>
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He also contributed his voice as the rapid-fire auctioneer in [[The Bidding]]<ref>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8czrxmthf1U Ross Is The Auctioneer. YouTube. Video.]</ref>
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In [[Tally Hall's Internet Show]] Ross is the shark that can be seen drumming in various locales.<ref name=everyday>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yP_ZdyVrQB0 Tally Hall - Everyday. May 20th, 2009. Uploaded June 4th 2009. DwightTheGreat. YouTube. Video.]</ref>
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Ross moved to Brooklyn in 2008, where he discovered a love for DJ'ing and composing song mash-ups. He DJs under the name of [[Mr. F]].
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Between the years of 2013 and 2017, Ross has had 7 published scientific papers<ref>[https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Federman%20RS%5BAuthor%5D&cauthor=true&cauthor_uid=25506276 PubMed.gov. US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health. Ross' Published papers]</ref><ref>[https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=A4ScHx4AAAAJ&hl=en Google Scholar. Ross Federman.]</ref>
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In 2016, Ross furthered his studies by studying for a Ph.D. in Immunology at the Yale School of Medicine<ref name=openlabs>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lJtKgf0atc Open Labs - Ross Federman. Open Labs. Published: October 19th 2016. YouTube. Video.]</ref><ref>[https://medicine.yale.edu/lab/dimaio/members/116772.profile Yale Profile page.]</ref>
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Ross got married in June 2018.
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==Other Projects==
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Ross has released 3 mixtapes under the name [[Mr. F]], and also had a large hand in the production of [[ミラクルミュージカル]]'s album [[Hawaii: Part II]].<ref>[https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/a5ouhk/we_are_joe_hawley_ross_federman_and_bora_karaca/ ミラクルミュージカル Reddit AMA]</ref><ref>[http://www.misterfmusic.com/music.html Mister F Music page]</ref>
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In 2011 Ross co-produced 'The Good Company EP' by Shane MauX. According to the bandcamp page for the EP, Shane describes it as: <i>"a collection of songs I made after Ross Federman (from the band Tally Hall) asked me if i wanted to rap over some beats he made."</i> <ref>[https://shanemaux.bandcamp.com/album/the-good-company-ep Shane MauX - The Good Company EP. Bandcamp.]</ref> Shane Maux later contributed vocals to ミラクルミュージカル's track [[Labyrinth]] from the album [[Hawaii: Part II]]<ref>[https://bandcamp.com/recommended/miraclemusical Miracle Musical Recommends - Bandcamp. Shane MauX "Labyrinth" featured artist]</ref>
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Ross recorded, produced, and mixed The Carrels' self-titled EP, as well as playing a number of instruments for the recording. The Carrels EP was released June 19th, 2011<ref>[https://thecarrels.bandcamp.com/ The Carrels - Bandcamp]</ref><ref>[http://www.misterfmusic.com/music.html Mister F - Music page.]</ref>
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Ross remixed Charline Kaye's song "I Dream an Ocean", which was released on an album of remixes on February 26th, 2013.<ref>[https://charlenekaye.bandcamp.com/track/i-dream-an-ocean-ross-federman-remix I Dream an Ocean - Ross Federman Remix| Charlene Kaye]</ref> Charline Kaye also contributed vocals to the ミラクルミュージカル track Labyrinth.
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Ross also plays drums in the band Autumn York<ref>[https://www.facebook.com/pg/autumnyorkofficial/about/ Autumn York Band Facebook Page]</ref>
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In January 2018 the band Abject Joy released an EP entitled 'Home', on which Ross played some drums.<ref>[https://www.facebook.com/ross.federman/posts/10109588284527763 Ross talking on Facebook about him playing drums on Abject Joy's EP]</ref>
  
 
== Fun Facts ==
 
== Fun Facts ==
 
* Ross's middle name is Steven.
 
* Ross's middle name is Steven.
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* Ross recently discovered this page and doesn't really like emo music all that much.<sup>[Citation Needed]<sup>
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* He is a very big fan of the album "Dookie" by Green Day<ref>[https://twitter.com/rossfederman/status/899744904116654082 Tweet about Dookie by Green Day]</ref>
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* Ross is the youngest member of Tally Hall, despite his salt & pepper hair color, and stern jawline.
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*Ross’s hair is naturally gray, and started turning so around age 15, and he hasn’t even considered dying it and has embraced it.<ref>[https://twitter.com/rossfederman/status/1088224884260524032 Tweet about his hair colour]</ref>
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*He’ll probably respond to you on Twitter.
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*Ross was also a voice actor as one of the general public in the video game L.A. Noire<ref>[https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2354675/ Ross Federman IMDB.]</ref>
  
 
==Songs==
 
==Songs==
Ross has not yet contributed towards any songwriting for Tally Hall, though he doesn't discount the possibility of doing so one day.
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* [[Black Rainbows]]
 
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* [[The Apologue of Hot Rod Duncan]]
== Links ==
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* [[Mucka Blucka]]
* [http://twitter.com/#!/_MR_F_ Twitter Account]
 
  
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== External Links ==
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* [https://twitter.com/rossfederman Twitter Account]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/ross.federman Facebook Account]
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* [https://www.instagram.com/_mr_f_ Instagram Account]
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* [https://myspace.com/misterfmusic Myspace]
  
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==References==
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{{reflist}}
  
 
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Latest revision as of 12:05, 16 August 2020

Ross Federman
Ross.jpg
Current member of Tally Hall
Date of Birth: January 30, 1985
Hometown: Bloomfield Hills, MI
Current resident of: New Haven, CT
Other Names: Mr. F / RS Federman.


Biography[edit]

Ross Federman joined Tally Hall in 2004 after the band's original drummer, Steve Gallagher, quit. Ross was invited to try out for the band by Joe. Ross recalls another very good drummer by the name of Mike Swain also trying out at the same time and assumed there must not have been quite as good a personality mesh with Mike, because his talents certainly were enough to get the job.

On the 2006 website, Ross' bio read thusly:

ross, like joe, rob AND zubin is from that same suburban detroit neighborhood that everyone loves so much. He went to school with joe, while zubin and rob went to the OTHER high school. While there, ross was very active in a variety of musical endeavors, including but not limited to band.


"skills" (the napolean dynamite kind): drumming and other various percussion

favorite color: green.......(i hate you andrew)

good bands: Zeppelin, Beatles, ben folds, bnl, Radiohead, lots of others

good drummers: Dennis chambers, also lots of others

favorite pixel on my computer screen: 297 from the left, and 172 from the bottom

other percussive engagements: snare drummer in Michigan marching band, drums in men's basketball band

work:.... yeah, right.

major: cell and molecular biology, planning on attending med school after undergrad (oooh rob, zubin and i have so much in common)

drumset: pearl session (replace with "yamaha" as soon as i purchase a new one)

sticks: vater fusions

least favorite quality about myself: never knowing what to write on profiles

Ross was an undergrad, studying science, but put his studies on hiatus to play and tour with Tally Hall. Ross later went back to finish the degree that he started.[1]

Though primarily the drummer for Tally Hall, Ross sang the lead vocals for Mucka Blucka, and also sang the live covers of Everyday by Buddy Holly[2][3] He also contributed his voice as the rapid-fire auctioneer in The Bidding[4]

In Tally Hall's Internet Show Ross is the shark that can be seen drumming in various locales.[2]

Ross moved to Brooklyn in 2008, where he discovered a love for DJ'ing and composing song mash-ups. He DJs under the name of Mr. F.

Between the years of 2013 and 2017, Ross has had 7 published scientific papers[5][6]

In 2016, Ross furthered his studies by studying for a Ph.D. in Immunology at the Yale School of Medicine[1][7]

Ross got married in June 2018.

Other Projects[edit]

Ross has released 3 mixtapes under the name Mr. F, and also had a large hand in the production of ミラクルミュージカル's album Hawaii: Part II.[8][9]

In 2011 Ross co-produced 'The Good Company EP' by Shane MauX. According to the bandcamp page for the EP, Shane describes it as: "a collection of songs I made after Ross Federman (from the band Tally Hall) asked me if i wanted to rap over some beats he made." [10] Shane Maux later contributed vocals to ミラクルミュージカル's track Labyrinth from the album Hawaii: Part II[11]

Ross recorded, produced, and mixed The Carrels' self-titled EP, as well as playing a number of instruments for the recording. The Carrels EP was released June 19th, 2011[12][13]

Ross remixed Charline Kaye's song "I Dream an Ocean", which was released on an album of remixes on February 26th, 2013.[14] Charline Kaye also contributed vocals to the ミラクルミュージカル track Labyrinth.

Ross also plays drums in the band Autumn York[15]

In January 2018 the band Abject Joy released an EP entitled 'Home', on which Ross played some drums.[16]

Fun Facts[edit]

  • Ross's middle name is Steven.
  • Ross recently discovered this page and doesn't really like emo music all that much.[Citation Needed]
  • He is a very big fan of the album "Dookie" by Green Day[17]
  • Ross is the youngest member of Tally Hall, despite his salt & pepper hair color, and stern jawline.
  • Ross’s hair is naturally gray, and started turning so around age 15, and he hasn’t even considered dying it and has embraced it.[18]
  • He’ll probably respond to you on Twitter.
  • Ross was also a voice actor as one of the general public in the video game L.A. Noire[19]

Songs[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]