With MEINL since:
January 03, 1971
Place of birth:
Currently living in:
The age of 5
Car that you currently drive:
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
Sport, hanging out with friends and family, chilling some place warm
I really love Asian and Italian food but one of my all time Fave´s is Swabian Food, the regions local food. An example being ‘Linsen mit Spaetzle und Seitenwuerstchen’(Lentils with a type of pasta and sausages)
Various local teachers when I started drumming.
Highlight of your career so far:
Career highlights include: Playing to a sold- out Madison Square Garden in 2004, one of my dreams as a kid. Getting my first golden record in 1995 and also, drumming on 'Sie ist weg' a no.1 hit single in Germany, Austria and, Switzerland (On the 1995 Die Fantastischen Vier album 'Lauschgift')
Groove and Musicality
Drumming means to me:
Advice for up and coming drummers:
No.1: Record yourself while practicing!
No.2: Play as many gigs as you can!
How would you describe yourself:
That's for others to decide.
When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:
That I did everything I wanted to do!