Al Spicher - Drums

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In Emerald since... 

...2007. Third drummer's the charm ;-)



Drums: Tama Starclassic Walnut/Birch

Snare: Tama Charlie Benante Signature Snare

Sticks: Agner Al Spicher Signature Drumsticks

Cymbals: Soultone Extreme & Explosion Series


Other Bands / Projects

active: Phat Larry And The Underdogs (Studio Project)

past: Six-Pack, Distant Past, Deadflow, Tollmais, The Pünntelz Of Chrott


Favorite Emerald Songs 

Evolution In Reverse, Freakshow, One Moment Of Freedom, Son Of Sam, Only The Reaper Wins, Reckoning Day, Horns Up, Revenge, Tears Of A Warrior, Digital Slavery...


Favorite Bands

Amorphis, Tenacious D, (old) Blind Guardian, Annihilator, Savage Messiah, Iron Maiden, Dare, Eclipse, Armored Saint, Gary Moore, MSG, Anthrax, The Order Of Chaos, UFO, Nightwish, (old) Metallica, (old) Bon Jovi, Gotthard, Exodus, Testament, Striker, Bad Religion, No Fun At All, REO Speedwagon, W.A.S.P., Bruce Dickinson, (old) Bonfire, Victory, Heathen, Kreator, Chroming Rose, Heaven's Gate, Artillery, Scorpions, Entwine, Iced Earth, Body Count, Metal Church, Threshold, Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, Fifth Angel, Europe, Sentenced, Judas Priest, Pretty Maids, The New Roses, Pantera, H.E.A.T....


Favorite Musicians

The Kiffness, Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Charlie Benante, Mikkey Dee, Tuomas Holopainen, Jeff Waters, Esa Holopainen, Darren Wharton, Vinny Burns & my bandmates: Mace, Julius, Mike, Vanius & Thömselbert...


Favorite Movies

District 9, What We Do In The Shadows, Alien, The Thing ('82), Shaun of the Dead, Elysium, An American Werewolf in London, Stand by me, Shawshank Redemption, Django Unchained, The Green Mile, Watchmen (Director's Cut), Star Wars Saga, Logan, Deadpool 1 & 2, Pan's Labyrinth...


Favorite TV Shows

Ray Donovan, Breaking Bad, The Boys, Shameless, Better Call Saul, Banshee, Silicon Valley, Californication, The Pacific, Band of Brothers, The Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon, Scrubs, Entourage, My Name is Earl, American Horror Story, Narcos, Barry, Sneaky Pete, The Newsroom, Hunters, Fargo, Reacher, Goliath, Ted Lasso, Resident Alien, Cobra Kai, Peacemaker, Yellowstone...


Favorite Books

Thrillers and horror novels from Dean Koontz and Stephen King, biographies such as The Dirt (Mötley Crüe), Ozzy, Slash, Death Punch'd (Jeremy Spencer), I'm the Man (Scott Ian), Mustaine, Living Like A Runaway (Lita Ford), Shut Up And Give Me The Mic (Dee Snider), My Appetite For Destruction (Steven Adler), Confess (Rob Halford)...



Shooting sick & twisted movies and music videos, photography, graphic design, writing lyrics, jammin', chillin', nature walks, travelling, concerts, playing with my cats...


Favorite Food

Schnitzel & pommes, pepper steak, spaghetti bolognese, fondue chinoise, bouillon soup, fruit... NO vegetables! ;-)


Favorite Drinks

As Jùscht's, Lapin Kulta, Pepsi, Tea, Takamaka Rum, certain whiskys...


Thoughts on Emerald

A bunch of freaks who play cool music!

I'm honored to be a part of this band, proud of what we've achieved so far and thrilled for what will come next!

Mace Mitchell

Julien Menth

Michael Vaucher

Vania Truttmann

Thomas Vaucher

Al Spicher


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