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Mike Marsh


Involvement & History

Mike began playing drums for Dashboard when Chris first started taking a rotating band on tour with him in 2001. He has played on every album and full band recording since The Places You Have Come to Fear the Most. He became an official full time member in 2003 when Chris asked him if he wanted to. He met Chris through South Florida bands and had Chris play with him in The Agency.

Former Bands:

Seville (Drums/Vocals):
Mike was involved in this South Florida band along with Dan Bonebrake before leaving to pursue Dashboard. Visit their MySpace by click on the name for further information and free downloads.

The Agency (Drums/Vocals):
Co-founded by Mike in 1994. They recorded a few albums before disbanding in 2001. However, they will be back in 2006 with a new album, "The Turn". Click the name to go to their MySpace for more info and tunes.

What Drums does he play?

-Mike is currently playing ddrum drums.
-And here is what Mike formerly played. Info from the Old Dashboard site:
Gretsch Kit (satin walnut, for those wanting to color match J)
26 x 16 w / woofer (primary) or 22x18 w/ woofer
Rack Tom 12x6 (primary) or 10x6
Floor Tom 15x14 (primary) or 14x14
Snare 14x 6 1/2(Gretsch Maple)
Or 14x 6 1/2 Brass Ludwig
IBRALTAR Hardwarestands and pedals
22 inch pre aged K ride
22 inch K ride
Occasionally 20 inch Zildjian crash of doom
15 inch sweet hats (high-hat cymbals)
REMO Heads / model is Coated Ambassador
Vic Firth / Extreme 5 B wood tip
From the beginning of Dashboard to the Unplugged used RESURRECTION DRUMS. Shortly after the Unplugged Mike was endorsed by TRUTH DRUMS. During the Weezer tour Mike signed to GRETSCH DRUMS.