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Peter Wildoer

Darkane, James LaBrie


With MEINL since:



September 04, 1974

Place of birth:

Helsinborg, Sweden

Currently living in:

Glumsloev, Sweden

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

VW Passat Wagon 1.8 Turbo (I can fit my whole kit into that car, perfect)

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Working in our studio as an engineer and producer, spend time with my son and girlfriend

Favorite Food:


Favorite Drink:



Staffan Larsen, Per Knutsson, Bengt Johnsson, Mans Block and numerous instructional VHS, DVD's and books.

Highlight of your career so far:

My drum playing has taken me all around the world! That is just awesome. To meet fans that tells you that you've inspired them, unbelievable.

Drumming strengths:

Creative and quite good at tuning my drums. ;-)

Drumming means to me:

Deliver a solid yet creative and inspiring ground for the other musicians to play over.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Try to find your own style and not becoming a copy cat. Practise, practise and then some more practise.

How would you describe yourself:

A funny guy that talks A LOT and has a positive attitude.

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

I don't regret the decisions I made in life and I will die happy!