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Robert 'Sput' Searight

Snarky Puppy, Kirk Franklin, Snoop Dogg, Timberland


With MEINL since:

July of 2012


March 18, 1975

Place of birth:

Dallas, TX

Currently living in:

Dallas, TX - Brooklyn, NY

Drumming since:

The age of 1.

Car that you currently drive:

STS Cadillac

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Spend time with family.

Favorite Food:


Favorite Drink:

Authentic Whiskey


John Roberts, Ed Soph, Joel Smith

Highlight of your career so far:

1. Winning a Grammy Award , 2. SuperBowl 2010 in Miami w/Timberland, Jo Jo, and Justin Timberlake, 3. Storytellers w/Snoop Dogg

Drumming strengths:

Always trying to find them. I would say grooving and playing loose and complex over the bar-line in 4/4 meter as well as odd.

Drumming means to me:

It gives me a way to connect and communicate w/ people all of the world in peace and love.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Stay true to always learning and growing your craft/art … Never get complacent.

How would you describe yourself:

Very witty, outgoing, open to new adventures and territories, bright, peaceful, educating, fun and loving.

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

First and foremost a man that inspired people to live better and chase goals/dreams w/joy and a positive outlook and patience to receive the rewards of hard work and one who represented true professionalism and exuded the example of a guy who had his own sound and interpretation to music.