Siblings: None, but my cousin Sam is like my brother.
First Band: Scarve
Other Bands: Soilwork, Bent Sea
Napalm Death -Scum,Fredrik Thorendal's Special Defects -Sol Niger Within,Godflesh
Inception, Interstellar, Alien, Prometheus, Monty Python’s Holy Grail
Anything vegetarian or vegan
Clive Barker’s Books of Blood
Jacques Cousteau, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Rob Stewart
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Conquer or Die!
I like playing everywhere and anywhere
Breaking Bad, Monty Python’s Flying Circus, American Ninja Warrior
Relaxing with my wife and pets,Dark Souls, and drumming, of course.
"A man's gotta do what he's gotta do"
Skateboarding, track and field, fitness
Piece of technology:
seashepherd.org, oceana.org, Youtube
Jimmy Butler " Trim Your Tree"
Song from Dystopia:
The Threat Is Real
Most memorable concert:
Graspop 2016 with my family watching from side stage.
What do you like to do to relax while touring:
Listening to music, sightseeing, finding good records and strong coffee.
Occupation if not a musician:
Husband and animal dad.
Prince, Dave Lombardo, Chad Smith, Napalm Death, Godflesh, Beastie Boys, Björk and many, many more…
First concert ever seen:
Public Enemy, Paris, 1991
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Marrying Hannah Verbeuren.
Advice to other bands/musicians:
Practice, Patience and Perseverance!
Most memorable tour story/experience:
Most important life lesson:
Listen, keep an open mind, and enjoy every day to the fullest.
Morning person or night owl?
Depends on the timezone I happen to be in.
Where/when would you go in a time machine?
To a time when humanity has abandoned cruelty and learned to treat Earth and its inhabitants with respect and kindness.
What 3 items would you want with you on a desert island other than food and water?
Pillow, boombox and a ticket home.
What is the last book you read?
Neil Gaiman American Gods
What is your must-have travel item when you’re on tour?
What is your favorite part of the process when you’re recording or preparing to record an album?
Coming up with a sick beat/riff/lyric and fine-tuning a song structure to perfection.