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United Kingdom

Adam King


With MEINL since:



December 21, 1972

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Cambridge, England

Currently living in:

London, England

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Byzance Traditional Heavy Hihat 14"

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

My mum's; I'm a drummer, we don't have transport!

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

I cook, photograph, hit tennis balls, ride bikes and dream of being a racing driver

Favorite Food:

The food of love

Favorite Drink:




Highlight of your career so far:

Opening for The Rolling Stones at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas

Drumming strengths:

Groove and Feel NOT Power and solos

Drumming means to me:

Work, rest and play

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Listen to what your fellow musicians are doing and leave them space to do it.

How would you describe yourself:

like a penguin....

When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:

...that I was NOT a one hit wonder or a one trick pony or was ever described using a cliched colloquialism