2008.6.21 in 리듬팩토리
MIKE TERRANA 프로필 -
Name: Mike Terrana
Band: Tarja, Masterplan
Drumming since: 1968
With MEINL since: 1997
Birthday: January 21, 1960
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Place of Birth: Buffalo, New York
Currently living in: Hamburg, Germany
Mike Terrana is an American drummer, principally in the hard rock genre. His first professional work was in 1984 with the MCA band Hanover Fist, after which he recorded and toured with various bands, playing various styles of music in Western New York state. Between 1987 and 1997, he was based in Los Angeles, working with bands like Yngwie Malmsteen, Tony Macalpine, Steve Lukather (Toto), Kuni, and Beau Nasty.
In 1997 Terrana moved to Europe, first in Holland for six months and then Germany. He worked with Gamma Ray, Rage, Axel Rudi Pell, Roland Grapow (ex-guitar player Helloween), Savage Circus.
He currently lives in Copenhagen, Denmark, and is a recording and touring member of Masterplan and Tarja Turunen (ex-singer of Nightwish). He is engaged in projects in the instrumental fusion genre and performs drum clinics around the world for Ddrum and Meinl Percussion cymbals.