Joakin Tortosa

COUNTRY Spain      
GROUP UVE, LA RUE, POSSE, NAHI      

Biography

BORN IN:
Alicante, Spain in 1981

LIVES IN:
Sax, Spain

DRUMMING SINCE:
1999

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT(S):
UVE, LA RUE, POSSE, NAHI

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S):
Abe Cunningham (Deftones), Jimmy Chamberlin (The Smashing Pumpkins)

FAVORITE ALBUM PLAYED ON:
"Vendita Venganza", UVE

FAVORITE ALBUM DIDN'T PLAY ON:
"White Pony", Deftones

CAREER HIGHLIGHT:
I have recorded three albums with UVE and toured throughout Spain. UVE's second album, entitled "The Fragile Sense of Euphoria", rose to the top of the national Metal-Rock charts.

FAVORITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
21" HH Raw Bell Dry Ride

Phil Maloney

Fighting For Ithaca

Jim Mola

Independent

Paul O'Brien

Nothing More

Shirazette "She Beats" Tinnin

The Shirazette Effect Ensemble, Tia Fuller Quartet, The Mimi Jones Band, Camille Thurman Group

Max Portnoy

Next To None