Back to list
Gosálvez Fernández

Juan Diego Gosálvez Fernández

TUYA, Lex Makoto, Russian Red, Alex Ferreira


With MEINL since:

I have always had Meinl instruments, since I was 13.


October 11, 1985

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Madrid, Spain

Currently living in:

Madrid, Spain

Drumming since:

I was 13 years old.

Car that you currently drive:

Fiat Punto, it’s perfect to carry my drum set…

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

I also play piano and enjoy my bass guitar. Love skiing.

Favorite Food:

Spanish or Italian

Favorite Drink:



I've studied piano since I was a child, David Fernández Durán was my last teacher, but talking about percussion: Pedro Valiente teached me classical percussion, later Eduardo Yepes introduced me into drums and Iñigo Iribarne showed me how to become what I am.

Highlight of your career so far:

Always the present moment.

Drumming strengths:

I enjoy listening to the whole band while I´m playing, I don´t mind about any styles or arrangements established.

Drumming means to me:

It's the way I express myself, it's my work and it's my life.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Let's play drums.

How would you describe yourself:

I always tell the truth.

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

Thanks you all.