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United Kingdom

Paul "Needles" White

The Defiled


With MEINL since:



October 21, 1983

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Hampshire, UK

Currently living in:

Hampshire, UK

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

I am a white van man!

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

I like hanging in bars and rock clubs, eating out, watching movies, working out, traveling

Favorite Food:

Meat, Fish, Eggs

Favorite Drink:

Coffee, Budweiser, Water

Highlight of your career so far:

All the touring I've done has been one big highlight for me. I just love it!

Drumming strengths:

Showmanship, tasteful groove playing.

Drumming means to me:

Pretty much everything!

Advice for up and coming drummers:

You get out of drumming what you put in, so practice hard! Listen to as many different genres as possible. Practice with a click as much as possible. Be tasteful... Play for the song.

How would you describe yourself:

A fairly loud, very proud, extremely narcissistic, but generally pretty likable perfectionist kind of fella.

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

Holy s..t... I did all THAT!? Awesome!