logo

About Mimo Rash


Mimo Rash in quick beats:

Places where I live: Turin (Italy) and Madrid (Spain)
Influences: Ringo Starr; All rock‘n’roll drummers
Hobbies/Interests: Vedic literature; Car-racing; Travels
How I relax: Read books; Listen radio; Video games
Favourite food: Vegetarians
Favourite fast food: Pizza
Favourite junk foods: Peanuts; Chocolate
Favourite drinks: Non-alcoholic beer; Tea
Favourite movies: All Fellini’s movies; All Quentin Tarantino's movies; The Blues Brothers; Forrest Gump
Favourite TV show: The Avengers (John Steed & Emma Peel series)
Favourite magazine: Modern Drummer
Favourite albums: All The Beatles’ albums
Vehicle I drive: 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.2crd
Other instruments I play: Guitar; Piano
If I wasn’t a drummer, I’d be: A P.R. manager or a seller
Places I’d like to visit: All India; New York; The Moon
I wish I’d played drums on: All The Beatles’ albums (but Ringo played drums better than me); 'Road To Ruin' by The Ramones; 'The Last DJ' by Tom Petty
Musicians I’d like to work with: Paul McCartney; Tom Petty
Most prized possession: Pilar my wife and my life
Persons I would like to talk to: George Harrison; A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Person I admire: Gandhi
Most memorable performances: With Allison Run during the 1990 Stan Ridgway’s European Tour
Most unusual venue played: O
n a ledge of Asinelli’s Tower, Bologna (Italy) with Allison Run
Biggest venue played: Piazza San Giovanni, Rome (Italy) with Allison Run - 1st of May 1990 concert for 110.000 people


Mimo Rash’s gear:

Drum-sets: Ludwig Legacy Classic in Black Oyster Pearl wrap finish:
• Bass Drums: 14” x 20” and 14” x 22”
• Rack Toms: 8” x 12” and 9” x 13”
• Floor Toms: 14” x 14” and 16” x 16”
• Snare Drum: 5” x 14” (Legacy Classic Jazz Festival
8 lugs wooden snare drum)

Cymbals: Zildjian Avedis series:
• Hi-Hats: 14” Armand Hi-Hat and 15” 1964 vintage A Hi-Hat
• Crash Rides: 18” A Crash Ride and 20” A Crash Ride
• Crashes: 16” A Paper Thin Crash and 18” A Medium Thin Crash
• Ride: 20” Armand Ride

Hardware: Ludwig stands; Ludwig Speed King bass drum pedal; Ludwig LM815FPR Pro bass drum pedal; PureSound snare wire; Gibraltar accessories

Drum Heads: Remo Renaissance Ambassador as batter heads on all drums; Ludwig Weather Master Medium smooth white as resonant heads on all drums; Remo Renaissance Snare Side as resonant head on the snare drum

Sticks: Pro-Mark TX5ALW hickory wood tip sticks
Brushes: Ludwig wire brushes
Rods: Pro-Mark Cool Rods and Hot Rods
Mallets: Pro-Mark mallets

Electronics: Yamaha DTX series drum trigger module and pads