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Johnny Rabb

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With MEINL since:

1998

Birthday:

February 29, 1972

Zodiac Sign:

Pisces

Place of birth:

FAIRFAX, VA

Currently living in:

NASHVILLE, TN in a house or (a cardboard box on 12th Ave.)

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Byzance Traditional Medium Ride 22"

Drumming since:

1975 (lessons began @ 8 years old) at least 28 years.

Car that you currently drive:

JEEP COMPASS

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

FISHING, DRINK ICED COFFEE DRINKS

Favorite Food:

CHICKEN BURRITO with CHIPS & GUAC. @ BAJA BURRITO

Favorite Drink:

ICED Raspberry MOCHA/NO WHIP (Don't make fun of me!)

Teacher:

LIFELONG TEACHER-MICHAEL LAWSON

Highlight of your career so far:

MEINL GEN-X TOUR & PLAYING CAMP BISCO 2006

Drumming strengths:

TECHNO, DRUM 'N' BASS, HOUSE, Coming up with unorthodox approaches to the drum set.

Drumming means to me:

DRUMMING IS FUN FOR ME AND MEANS EVERYTHING TO ME. I WOULD BE DOING THIS EVEN IF IT WAS NOT MY CAREER.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

KEEP LEARNING, PRACTICING and LEARN THE BUSINESS SIDE OF MUSIC AS WELL AS THE PERFORMANCE SIDE. ALSO, BE NICE THERE IS ALWAYS SOMEONE BETTER THAN US!

How would you describe yourself:

I am like a SUPER PRETZEL (soft pretzel) SERIOUS with a soft side, sometimes even a bit salty.

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

I TRIED THE BEST I COULD DO TO BE THE BEST DRUMMER/MUSICIAN THAT I COULD AND THAT I HOPE I LEAVE BEHIND MY OWN STYLE AND SOUND FOR THOSE INTERESTED TO CHECK OUT.

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