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Michael Henry McBrain (born June 5, 1952 in Hackney, London, England) is the drummer for heavy metal band Iron Maiden. The nickname "Nicko" is from Michael’s childhood, where his favourite stuffed animal was named ‘Nicholas the bear’ – which he apparently carried everywhere. Due to this, his parents called him ‘Nicky’. “Nicko” was spawned when Michael was meeting a manager from CBS Records, with the keyboard player Billy Day. Billy introduced him as ‘My Italian drummer – His name’s “Neeko… read more

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  • Gotta love Nicko's drums, humor and all around madness
  • I <3 YOU & HAPPY 60 BIRTHDAY THE VERY BEST DRUMMER IN THE WORLD AND IN HISTORY OF MUSIC FOREVER & FOR LIFE IRON MAIDEN NICKO MCBRAIN !!!!!! :)
  • Funny guy.
  • ATTENTION ALL DRUMMERS!! Want to be in the running for the position of the next SAGA Drummer? All you have to do is video tape yourself playing along with any 2 of the following songs; "Careful Where You Step" (from the CD Silent Knight) "Framed" (from the CD Worlds Apart) "The Writing" (from the CD Heads or Tales) "Corkentellis" (from the CD 10,000 Days) Then post your video on YouTube as "Saga Drummer Search - (song name) - (your name)", and send the video link to sagaontour@cogeco.ca (please let us know if you need copies of any of the songs above) Good Luck! (Please bear in mind that there is no guarantee that Saga’s new drummer will be found using this format, as the band is using every available means to fill the position.) http://www.sagaontour.ca/
  • best drummers and is very funny man :) [5]
  • best drummers and is very funny man :) [4]
  • best drummers and is very funny man :) [3]
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  • Amazing Drummer

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