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Name: Erik Battem

Modus OperandiDrums / backing vocals

Tools: Yamaha Beech Custom, Stage Custom. Vic Firth Sticks., Roland SPD 30. Pearl Birch Master Studio. Paiste signature Cymbals

Start career: Due to amnesia…it could be the middle 70’s

Played with: B70, Dirty Harry and the Magnumhorns, Two for the Road, Oud Vet, Emergendizer, Double Vision, Light Feet etc…… And a lot of sessions!

Inspired by: Masters like Art Blakey, Billy Cobham, Simon Phillips, Jeff Porcaro, Steve Gadd, Dave Weckl, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson , Stevie Wonder….

Also likes: Toto, Tower of Power, EWF, Concerts, Craft beers, Food, Work, Travelling

In Dean since: 2013