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ABOUT

Short bio: Francis Cassol is currently living in Los Angeles, USA. He is founder of Brazilian metal act Scelerata, band with which he recorded four albums that were released worldwide, and play as Paul DiAnno`s (former Iron Maiden) official drummer for five tours and over 50 shows.

Francis has already recorded with German producer Charlie Bauerfeind (Motorhead, Halford, Saxon, Helloween, Blind Guardian) in Germany, at Blind Guardian`s Twilight Hall Studios; with Brazilian producer Adair Daufembach (Tony MacAlpine, Aquiles Priester, Megadeth - Dirk Verbeuren) at Daufembach Studios in Los Angeles; and with Brazilian producer, guitarist and composer Rafael Bittencourt (Angra). Francis is also drummer and founder member of classic rock band Street Flash.

Francis describes himself as a very musical, tight and hard hitting drummer. Also, he likes to add to his bands by singing backing vocals. In 2013, Francis was featured in a five-page interview in Modern Drummer magazine.

Francis is majored in Music Education and recently was granted with two scholarships from the Musicians Institute (MI), based in Hollywood, Los Angeles, to be part of their Drum Performance Program.

Screen name:
francis_cassol
Member since:
Oct 31 2017
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Neil Peart, Tommy Aldridge, Mike Portnoy, Lars Ulrich, Ingo Schwichtenberg, Thomas Lang, Aquiles Priester, Igor Cavalera, Vinnie Paul, Thomen Stauch

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Here in LA I have all my cymbals, snare, pedal, and can easily borrow a kit.

MUSIC