Well known as one of the leaders of Extreme Metal Drumming, George Kollias remains at the top of today's Metal scene and goes way beyond that.
Born in Korinthos/Greece in August 1977, George got his first drum kit at the age of 12. He started showing his talent on drums really quick and was also the main songwriter and singer of his first band. George started to explore new elements in music and adding them in his drumming brining a whole new vibe in the extreme metal scene.
Touring musician, drummer of NILE and drum instructor
After joining several bands and recording a few albums, George joins the US Death Metallers NILE in 2004, in order to record their new album "Annihilation of the Wicked". Right after the album is finished, he started touring worldwide in places such Europe, North and South America, Australia, Japan and more.
Today George is an active Touring musician, drummer of Nile and a Drum Instructor at Modern Music School and a Worldwide Clinician. He also started his own project writing and playing all the music by himself and his songs have already done their debut getting incredible comments and showing the level of George's musical talent.
"The best cases for your gear!"
Kollias has been using SKB drum cases for over 10 years of travelling. According to George, SKB produces "the best cases for your gear! I have been using hard cases for all my drums (22", 22", 8", 10", 12", 13", 14", 14", 16" and a 14" deep case for both of my Snares 14" and 12"), Hardware cases, the Roto X Cymbal Vault that fits all my cymbals (!!!) as well as many rack cases including the new Roto 4U Rolling Rack for my electronics/pedals/sticks and tools." (source: Nile Facebook page)
“Hands down the best cases in the world!!… SKB only knows about top products and real artist support!”