Full name: Matthew Themelco

D.O.B: 04/05/1992

Instrument: Drums

Equipment: Drumcraft Series 6, Vic Firth sticks, Kahzan Cymbals, Gibraltar pedals, Pearl hardware, Gretsch New Classic snare

When did you start playing?:
When I was 12 years old

Why did you start playing?:
I was always interested in drums, but never picked it up until Chris essentially pushed me into it so that we could jam together. I’ve loved it ever since

Describe yourself in 3 words:
Beautiful, Gorgeous, Incredible… 😉

Where do you see yourself in 5 year?:
Gutter… Nah, hopefully completing my university degree and touring/ writing with the band

What is your best trait/ worst habit:
Optimism :), My uncanny ability to be late… for everything


Song to play live: Sealed In Fate/ Neath (The Shadow Of The Monolith), it’s really, really close
Gig you’ve played: Amon Amarth 2009 Melbourne
Band: At The Gates, Children Of Bodom, Dark Tranquillity and old-school Metallica
Gig you’ve been to: Nile 2010
Food/ Drink: Fish/ Milk. But NEVER together