Mike Melancon
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MICHEL "MIKE" MELANCON (JENKO)
Drums


The Basics
Birthday: August 13, 1978
Born: Mt. Laurier, Québec, Canada
Hometown: Mt. Laurier, Québec, Canada
Reside: Nashville, TN
Eyes: Dark Brown
Hair: Dark Brown
Height: 5' 10"
Martial Status: married - wife Heather (in Mexico)
Anniversary: January 30, 2008
Children: none
Siblings: 1 sister (Any)
Movie: "Analyze This"
Pets: 1 cat, Fafoin
Musical Influences: Black Sabbath, Deep Purple
Instruments: drums, guitar
Hobbies: work out, play drums and snowboard
Pet Peeve: someone who smokes while I am eating
Boxers or briefs: boxers
I sleep in boxer shorts
I never leave home without money


Favorites
Color: blue or black
Food: Italian
Drink: water or Corona
Snack: chocolate chip protein bar
Ice Cream: pistachio
Dessert: cheesecake
Restaurant: Morton's Steak House
Place: my bed
Book: yoga book
TV Show: Jay Leno
Cartoon: South Park
Sports Team: don't have one
Song: "Rolling" (Limp Bizkit)
Actor: Robert De Niro
Actress: Julia Roberts
Musical Artist: Cris Cornell
Album of all time: Tower of Power-Live 1999
Amusement Park Ride: roller coasters
Car: Jaguar


Interesting Tidbits
I first realized I wanted to be an artist when I was about 10, I built myself a guitar out of a piece of wood (no strings)
I want to be a singer/songwriter because I'm not!
The most exciting part of my career so far touring with Toby Keith, playing arenas
Strangest gift I've received: I have no idea
Most unusual job: fish packer
First paying gig: a party in a maple sugar house
Job I would rather starve than do: fish packer
My hero is Vinnie Colaiuta, the best drummer in the world
Posters on my wall as a kid: Metallica, Slayer
First childhood crush on a star: Lita Ford
Worst date: I don't remember
Ideal date: meet, eat, drink, dance and fall asleep
If I could tour with anyone it would be Tim McGraw
If I could meet anyone, dead or alive, and ask him/her one question, it would be
Buddy Rich, "How the hell could you play so fast?"


The Band's Sound
"It's country music with attitude and lots of energy."
This page was last updated on: July 26, 2009
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