Thread: Paolo Vinaccia
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Old 07-05-2013, 11:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Odd-Arne Oseberg View Post
I grew up listening to this guy. He was like the Norwegian Jeff Porcaro for a while. Played on everything both mainstream stuff and more adventures stuff, but always put a solid mark on everything he played on. Met him many times through friends. One of my absolute favourite musicians.

His main passion in life though is fishing. He has more fishing gear than drum equipment. lol

Originally Posted by MLdrum View Post
Luckily I have been able to see him live in action a few times. And as you said,
he has a truly unique character in his playing. Very recognisable.

He did get diagnosed with cancer a few years ago, but apparently he has been
recovering OK. But sadly, nothing is for sure. Some say it's impossible to know
how long he has left. But this is just what I have heard :s

Last edited by Bernhard; 07-05-2013 at 11:31 PM. Reason: Edited by Arky: merging consecutive posts
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