With MEINL since:
August 24, 1983
Place of birth:
Christchurch, New Zealand
Currently living in:
Auckland, New Zealand
Favorite MEINL cymbal:
Car that you currently drive:
Don’t drive yet!
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
Web and print design / art, audio engineering, listen to great music, read great fiction, watch great films
Falafel, Indian, Japanese
Highlight of your career so far:
Touring Europe twice so far, and being able to make music with no compromises whatsoever
Versatility, musicality (hopefully!), improvisation. Ability to approach my main genre from unconventional angles.
Drumming means to me:
More or less everything!
Advice for up and coming drummers:
Listen as broadly as possible and always try to play things you can't. Know your rudiments inside out and always practise with a metronome.
How would you describe yourself:
Motivated and never satisfied.
When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:
That seemed to turn out all right!