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United Kingdom

Omar Abidi



With MEINL since:

Late 2006


August 15, 1983

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Paddington, London, UK

Currently living in:

London, UK

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Mb20 Pure Metal Ride 24"

Drumming since:

2005, where I had the opportunity at secondary school

Car that you currently drive:

Smart Roadster Brabus Coupe

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Partying!!! and watching films

Favorite Food:

Minted Lamb Chops with Creamy Mustard Mash

Favorite Drink:

Jack Daniels and Coke


Self taught

Highlight of your career so far:

Reading festival 2005, most triumphant set ever!

Drumming strengths:

Knowing that there is so much more to learn!!...Oh, and I can groove like a bitch!

Drumming means to me:

Drumming means the backbone to me, without it, it'll all fall apart. Without a pulse, nothing lives!

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Practice as much as possible, be patient, and have fun. Some tricks just take time!

How would you describe yourself:

Passionate, strong minded and daring.

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

I did it my way