I am totally enthusiastic about the two OC18. I am currently using and testing them in various ways and positions and on various instruments to get to know them a little better. They are incredibly versatile and sound fantastic!
Thomas Lang is considered to be one of the world’s greatest drummers. His playing is highly technical, powerful and dynamic. He is known for his ability to play anything he plays with his hands, also with his feet on a multi-pedal setup.
His playing often incorporates layers of complex rhythms that require a level of independence that is rarely seen. Lang has been voted “The World’s Greatest Drummer” in 2007 by Rhythm Magazine and has been named one of the “Best 25 Drummers Of All Time”, winning awards and accolades from critics and peers for more than three decades.
Thomas Lang has worked with Paul Gilbert (Racer X/Mr. Big), John Wetton (Asia/King Crimson), Robert Fripp, Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple), UK, Eddie Jobson, Robbie Williams, Kelly Clarkson, Sugababes, Geri Halliwell, Emma Burton (“Baby Spice”),Victoria Beckham (“Posh Spice”), Ronan Keating, Steve Hackett (Genesis), Boyzone, 911, Falco, Nina Hagen, Steve Jones, Mick Jones (The Clash), The Commodores, George Michael, Doogie White (Rainbow), Bill Liesegang, The Blockheads, Gianna Nannini, Sertab Erener, Jens Lindemann, Vienna Art Orchestra, Bonnie Tyler, Save The Robots, StOrk, Terabite, Schwarzenator, Vinnie Valentino, Gregg Howe, Page Hamilton (Helmet), Mark Bonilla (Montrose) and many more.
Thomas Lang is using the Austrian Audio OC18.