Dave Lombardo has been at the forefront of rhythm for more than three decades. He is the architect for an entire approach to drumming with a vast recording history stretching into a multitude of genres and legendary projects.
To millions, Lombardo is known as the "Godfather of the Double Bass", and the creator of thrash metal and speed metal drumming through his work as one of the founding members of Slayer. Lombardo's musicianship, diverse tastes, and recording legacy stretch far and wide. He is a member of Fantomas, as well as a member of Suicidal Tendencies. He is currently the drummer of Dead Cross featuring Mike Patton on vocals.