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James Forsberg
Born: December 30th, 1988
Hometown: Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Current City: Anaheim, California

James Forsberg started drumming at the age of 14. He got his first drumset from a neighborhood friend. James Moved from a small town in southern British Columbia, Canada, to Southern California at the age of 17. James was 18 when he played in his first band in California. For five and a half years, James played in many bands with different styles ranging from indie rock, pop rock, metal, and funk. Now James plays for funk rock band Rapscallions based out of Hollywood.

When James isn't drumming he loves Watching Hockey and Football. He enjoys playing golf, mountain biking, fishing, and spending time with loved ones.

Major Influences:
Taylor Hawkins
Chad Smith
John Bonham
Alex Van Halen
Mitch Mitchell
Mike Portnoy
Dominic Howard
Dave Grohl

James also endorses:
Pearl Drums
Paiste Cymbals
Pro-Mark Sticks
Evans Drumheads