With MEINL since:
July 16, 1987
Place of birth:
Currently living in:
Favorite MEINL cymbal:
I was 12
Car that you currently drive:
96 Dodge Grand Caravan
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
In my spare time, I love listening to music, reading, playing gears of war and madden on XBOX 360 and youtube.
Chicken and dumplings
Sobe Lizard Lava
Highlight of your career so far:
Going on this first tour of my career and seeing the absolutely incredible response of the fans that come out to the shows.
Double Bass, fast hands, and all around metal playing
Drumming means to me:
Drumming literally means everything to me. I wouldn't be a happy human being if I wasn't doing what I love to do, which is playing and playing every night to and with people who are as enthusiastic about music as I am.
Advice for up and coming drummers:
Practice, relaxation, and take things slooowwwww at the beginning.
How would you describe yourself:
Shy at the outset but affable and friendly when I warm up to people.
When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:
That I was living a happy life doing what I loved doing and that I was comfortable with how things went.