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Germany

Jost Nickel

Jan Delay & Disko No.1, Johannes Oerding

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With MEINL since:

2006

Birthday:

March 06, 1970

Zodiac Sign:

Pisces

Place of birth:

Berlin / Germany

Currently living in:

Hamburg / Germany

Drumming since:

1981

Car that you currently drive:

Volkswagen

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Is there really something else.....well, I heard there is....but I never believed these stories until just now....????!!?!

Favorite Food:

Sushi

Favorite Drink:

Red Wine

Teacher:

Peter Weise, Drummers Collective (N.Y.C.) -> Kim Plainfield, Pete Zeldman, Michael Lauren

Highlight of your career so far:

That really is a tough one...there have been too many: might have been a small club gig with a good crowd or recording in lots of different studios around the world.

Drumming strengths:

Everything with a backbeat!

Drumming means to me:

Energy & Tightness!

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Practise!
Listen!
Get a good teacher!
Learn how to read music!
Play in a band!
The more experience, the better!

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

I hope the point of me looking back at my life is faaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaar away ;-)

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