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Nate Young

Anberlin

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With MEINL since:

2005

Birthday:

February 26, 1987

Zodiac Sign:

Pisces

Place of birth:

Tampa, FL, USA

Currently living in:

Tampa, FL, USA

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Byzance Traditional Heavy Ride 22"

Drumming since:

Age 10

Car that you currently drive:

Toyota Camrey (in your face!)

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Write music, ride bikes (fixed gear) rock climb, explore abandoned buildings, photography, play competitive sports, drink coffee

Favorite Food:

Sushi

Favorite Drink:

Coffee

Teacher:

No sir.. or maim.

Highlight of your career so far:

Playing a fest in New Zealand!

Drumming strengths:

I can hit real hard and have pretty high endurance.

Drumming means to me:

Its the time where i can be alone and do what i love! Even if there's a crowd watching us, I'm still in my own world just being so thankful for being able to do what i do! It means everything to me.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

(Like you aint heard this a million times..) But seriously, practice! Spend like 3 hours in your garage playing (or wherever you practice) Set goals for yourself and don't move on until you achieve them. And you can ALWAYS get better. Learn from other drummers, and never think you're as good as you'll get. Always room for improvement

How would you describe yourself:

oh daggum.. tall, skinny, super competitive (sometimes too much) drinks too much coffee, watches Lord of the rings almost every week, and loves BBQ and sweet tea.

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

My younger years were the best times of my life!!

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