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Leon Soriano


With MEINL since:



October 31, 1968

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:


Currently living in:

Mexico City

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Byzance Dark Ride 20"

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

Renault Clio Expression

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Mountain bike, rafting, watching movies with my son

Favorite Food:


Favorite Drink:

Whisky Black Label

Highlight of your career so far:

Since I started I've enjoyed every moment in my career and each one full of satisfaction. Last summer I participated in a tour with Cerico Watson visiting the main cities, that changed the point of view of my career, nevertheless, each show that I've participated has been wonderful.

Drumming strengths:

My right foot, my groove, my sound, my freedom, my style.

Drumming means to me:

Drumming is like amirror, where I can see myself paying, doing clinics, teaching and listening. Drumming has given everything I have friends, trips, a life, money, settings and the possibility to desing and make a plan of my life as always I dreamd and happy.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Listen, practice a lot, develop a sound and style, be versatile.

How would you describe yourself:

When I was a child I wanted to be in a certain way, to live with freedom and to get my things. Now I'm living my own dream, that makes me happy. I consider myself as a good human being. I know my abilities as a drummer and I share my knowledge, and the most important thing I'm honest, a loyal man and a good friend.