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Srikrishna Natesan

Blind Image


With MEINL since:



May 09, 1986

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Trichy, India

Currently living in:

Chennai, India

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

Not a car guy. More into motorbikes - Currently own Royal Enfield 1986 classic, Royal Enfield - Thunder bird and Yamaha - RD 350

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Painting, cooking, reading and movies

Favorite Food:

South India, North India, Italian and Mexican

Favorite Drink:

Lime soda


Self taught. My friend Rahul Gopal helped me out with the fundamentals when I started out

Highlight of your career so far:

Blind Image opening for Cradle of Filth, Blind Image getting nominated for Rolling Stones metal awards for the second album "More Than Human" in 2010, Blind Image go headlining the VIT fest along with German legends Suidakra.

Drumming strengths:

Grooves, polyrhythms and time signatures

Drumming means to me:

Passion, soul and expression

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Respect the musicians playing with you on stage/studio and play complementing drum lines rather complex drum lines. Always play for the music. It is better to play 4 clear notes than 400 clumsy notes. Keep practicing and have fun while playing.

How would you describe yourself:

Philosophical, frank and spacing out at times

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

I would like to be able to say: I've had a happy life and I have lived with out regrets