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Matthias Landes

ReVamp, Dark Fortress

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With MEINL since:

2012

Birthday:

September 20, 1982

Zodiac Sign:

Virgo

Place of birth:

Regensburg/Germany

Currently living in:

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Drumming since:

1995

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Movies, books... Art in general... Cooking and eating, haha

Favorite Food:

Sushi / Indian food / Mexican mole negro / chocolate in any form

Favorite Drink:

Fresh orange juice / white russian

Teacher:

Hans Eijkenaar, Juan van Emmerloot, Scotty Gottwald

Highlight of your career so far:

Playing mainstage @ Graspop in 2010 was probably the biggest gig so far, and playing with the Dutch Metropole Orkest was a dream come true. But it's hard to single out events, i love it all...

Drumming strengths:

Tough one... Versatility maybe, and not being afraid of trying out something new

Drumming means to me:

A refuge, lots of fun, and a way to earn a living doing what i love

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Practice, set realistic goals and stay focused, Also, drop your ego. Personality is just as important as your playing...

How would you describe yourself:

Quiet, relaxed, thoughtful, funny, loyal. Appreciating little things...

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