With MEINL since:
March 06, 1970
Place of birth:
Berlin / Germany
Currently living in:
Hamburg / Germany
Car that you currently drive:
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....????!!?!
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.
Everything with a backbeat!
Drumming means to me:
Energy & Tightness!
Advice for up and coming drummers:
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 ;-)
Jost Nickel demoing Byzance Traditional Cymbals
New video of Jost Nickel using the Byzance Vintage Pure Light Ride
Jost Nickel takes a solo @Pasic 2012 in Austin Texas.
Jost Nickel Video - Jan Delay & Disko No.1
PERFORMANCE SPOTLIGHT: JOST NICKEL AT PASIC 2012 (PART 2)
Performance Spotlight: Jost Nickel at PASIC 2012 in Austin, TX
MEINL DRUM FESTIVAL 2012 - "DRIO" the Drum Trio
LARGE ... LIVE!
Montreal Drum Fest 2010
Jost Nickel 2010
Musikmesse Frankfurt 2008 - Rolling
Musikmesse Frankfurt 2008 - Voodoo
MEINL DRUM FESTIVAL 2008, video #1
Mit Jan Delay & Disko No. 1 in Wuerzburg
10 questions with Jost