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South Africa

Brendan 'Rusty' Roussouw

The Rescu


With MEINL since:



September 06, 1981

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Cape Town, South Africa

Currently living in:

Cape Town, South Africa

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Byzance Jazz Extra Thin Ride 22"

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

Opel Corsa Lite

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Fly fishing, golf

Favorite Food:


Favorite Drink:

Sparkling water


Self taught

Highlight of your career so far:

Recording our latest album

Drumming strengths:

Solid grooves, good tone, rims and in the middle

Drumming means to me:

Outlet to my everyday job as producer/recording engineer

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Hit the drums hard and cymbals softly

How would you describe yourself:

Fun, encouraging and love people

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

I did the best with my gifts and loved people as I would want them to love me