Dave Lambardo was born on Feb. 16, 1965 in
In 1981, Lombardo joined the band Slayer, after being a pizza delivery boy for too long. This band was an extremely heavy metal band, which fit right into Lombardo’s drumming styles. A long history with Slayer included him leaving the band on a number of occasions, one reason being he wanted to witness the birth of his first born son. Eventually he joined back with Slayer to play such tours as Ozzfest. Lombardo has played for many bands and studio sessions, including covering for Lars Ulrich in one of Metallicas shows. Lombardi has been using Tama drums ever since he was young, playing a Maple Starclassic on his latest tour. He the known as the Godfather of the double bass.
Check out a list of Dave Lombardo’s drumming solo videos and live performances below.