Your body changes over time and you need to compensate that somehow, like adopting a different technique. He is a quiet and reserved person who spends a lot of time by himself. He eventually lost the deal with Sonor and for some time played with different drumsets, until settling with Pearl drums in 2003. Our ninth studio album is coming out this fall and we have toured around the world a number of times. Raatikainen brought Alexander Kuoppala and Janne Wirman along to the band. He was inspired by musicians such as Scott Travis from Judas Priest and Mikkey Dee from Motörhead. Most of the time, he stays in single rooms in hotels and generally picks the beds on upper corners while travelling on tour busses.
After starting out as a trash-metal combo, the founding members Alexi Laiho guitars and vocals , Jaska Raatikainen drums , Henkka Seppälä bass and Alexander Kuoppala guitars -in 2003 to be replaced by Roope Latvala- soon found elements of classic heavy metal creeping into their music. Who is he dating right now? He did have the chance to show some of his drumwork before that happened, though. Body Measurements: Jaska Raatikainen full body measurements Not Available Right Now. We will update once we get the correct information. While in the sixth grade Raatikainen was inspired by the drums when he saw drumkit at school. Despite the high degree of difficulty, he managed to perform extremely well, and fans of both bands enjoyed seeing both Jaska and Alexi on stage together with Sinergy. It was only at the age of 12 that he began playing drums; he had his first double bass pedals before he owned a drum kit.
Later they formed a band called Inearthed. Most of their singles and albums went straight to number 1 on the Finnish charts and sold platinum and the whole Finnish metal scene was on its knees. Thanks to their uncompromising attitude, they have fought their way over the years from the youth clubs of their original hometown to numerous, basically sold out headlining tours, and from articles in underground zines to the cover stories of major metal magazines. In the junior high school Raatikainen acquainted with Alexi Laiho and soon they started to play together. He did have the chance to show some of his drumwork before that happened, though. He played a character named Rauli for three episodes, until the character's death. For us it takes around six months to create an album from scratch.
Jaska played a vital role in the formation of the band, since he was the one who brought both and to their line-up. Interviews with him are rare, and despite being one of the founding members, he lets Alexi and do most of the talking. The world of music has changed since I was a teenager. Spending most of their youth in a tour bus has not extinguished the band's drive to give 110% for their fans night after night. The problem, however, was that this happened three days before the start of the tour, which meant that Jaska had to quickly learn how to play ten of Sinergy's songs. Jaska has also played in Virtuocity and Evemaster albums, but since those are both studio bands, he doesn't have to worry greatly about Children of Bodom's tour schedule, which already has to be calculated ahead to some extent, due to Alexi's active participation in Sinergy. Details First Name Jaska Last Name Raatikainen Alternative Name Jaska W.
Musical life His first instrument was the piano, and during most of his childhood also played the French horn in a big band — a fact which later led him to be introduced to Alexander Kuoppala. At this point the band name was already Children of Bodom. He was inspired by musicians such as from and from. Some things, like playing faster, are easier when you are younger. He has also helped quite a few bands when they needed a competent drummer. School School Name will be update soon.
The HateCrew is on the road, crossing the globe left and right! Basically, in whatever state of mind, you can practice as that keeps your skills up to date. Children Of Bodom have come a long way since their humble beginnings, and today stand tall in the all time extreme metal hall of fame, commanding the respect and awe of both fans and colleagues alike. It was only at the age of 12 that he began playing drums, he had his first double bass pedals before he owned a drum kit. Currently I live in Finland with my family and have two kickass daughters. He has also helped out quite a few bands when they needed a competent drummer, like playing on some of the Virtuocity and Evemaster albums and during Sinergy's 2000 European tour, he replaced Tonmi Lillman, who had injured his leg. In early 2010, Raatikainen became the father of a baby girl.
Practicing and playing live makes your playing more powerful and maybe a little more relaxed. His first instrument was the piano, and during most of his childhood also played the in a big band - a fact which later led him to be introduced to. His zodiac sign is Cancer. Other musical ventures He has also helped quite a few bands when they needed a competent drummer. When Jaska met at school in the year of , they realised that they had similar ideas and musical taste. Jaska Raatikainen Net Worth 2018 Jaska Raatikainen estimated net worth in 2018 is Under Review. What you hear and what you see are two different things.
As a final coup de gracé come the keyboards of Janne Wirman, making sure the path of destruction is complete with the precision of a seasoned executioner on a killing spree. I hope to see you at our shows! Despite the high degree of difficulty, he managed to perform very well, and fans of both bands enjoyed seeing both Raatikainen and Laiho on stage together with Sinergy. Equipment and sponsorships Up to the recording of the album Hatebreeder, Raatikainen was endorsed by Sonor drums and by Sabian cymbals. For example, there was no YouTube, and because of the limited amount of visual material available I was forced to train my ears and listening skills. Up to the recording of the album , Jaska was endorsed by Sonor drums and by cymbals. Play any instrument through any device.
Jaska played a vital role in the formation of the band, since he was the one who brought both Alexander Kuoppala and Janne Wirman to their line-up. Watch Children of Bodom discuss the drum recording process for I Worship Chaos here:. According to Raatikainen, he had always dreamed of acting, but does not plan to take his career further. A classic formula for sonic greatness. Raatikainen has also played in Virtuocity and Evemaster albums, but since those are both studio bands, he does not have to worry greatly about Children of Bodom's tour schedule, which already has to be calculated ahead to some extent, due to Laiho's previously active participation in Sinergy.
On the 2002 tribute to Chuck Schuldiner — mastermind of one of the most notable death metal bands of all time, Death — Raatikainen, who is a fan of the band, played a couple of cover songs with Norther. I started playing the drums when I was twelve years old. Children Of Bodom have been hugely influential, but still, after many years down the road east and west alike, remain the leaders of the genre. On the tribute to - mastermind of one of the most notable bands of all time, - Jaska, who is a fan of the band, played a couple of cover songs with. Jaska Raatikainen at the Ilosaarirock 2009 festival Background information Birth name Jaska Ilmari Raatikainen Born July 18, 1979 1979-07-18 age 30 Origin , Occupations Years active - Present Associated acts Gashouse Garden Website Jaska Ilmari Raatikainen or Jaska W.