Re: INTRODUCTIONS: Please Use This Thread To Introduce Yourself!
Real name? Tom
How long have you been playing? Started bashing pots and pans when I was 5, sat behind a kit for the first time at 10, took it up seriously when I was about 13
Origin of user name? A nickname from an old girlfriend. Used it ever since.
Your top 5 drummers? Lars Ulrich (pre-2000s), Mike Portnoy, Dom Howard, Dave Grohl, Joey Jordison (all pretty obvious choices, I know)
Make of drumkit? My drum kit got stolen outside a gig and I've yet to replace it, but I did have a Pearl Export
Make of cymbal? Also stolen, but I mixed them around a fair bit. Had a Sabian AAX crash, Zildjian ZXT crash, Zildjian ZHT Ride and Meinl Soundcaster hats.
Where do you practice? Muthers Studios, Birmingham UK
Are you in a band? Sort of. Just me and a guitarist at the minute, still in the writing process.
Do you play covers or originals? Originals.
What style of music? Somewhere between hard rock, metal and a hint of prog
Favourite take out food? Pizza. With lots of meat on it
What country do you live in? England
One really odd fact about yourself? I have no sense of smell, haven't had one since birth.
How did you start drumming? Bashing pots and pans when I was a kid. Took it up more seriously after watching a Metallica live show on video and thought "I wanna be that guy!"
Thanks for reading!