Vineeth David

Vineeth David

Vineeth David plays for a post grunge heavy metal band D`Whetstone hailing from Chennai, India.

Currently Vineeth is working in the studio for D`Whetstone’s debut album which is to be released in this summer.

Other than playing for D’Whetstone, Vineeth also plays as touring & sessions with various local bands and artists.

Notable bands & solo artists with whom Vineeth has worked:

1. Battalions (white metal band)

2. Divine Dust (progressive metal band)

Several times Vineeth David has been awarded the “BEST DRUMMER” in various national level competitions from 2007-2010 in India.

He was born to a family who manufacture VEENA (stringed instrument) in India. He is the great grandson of late Gollapalli Nathaniel David, a Christian telugu song writer who has written number of hymns. His compositions were mostly in 5/8 & 7/8 time signature’s. Vineeth was born to his father Mr. G. Daniel David and his mother Mrs. K. Rathna Kumari. He got married to Lenora on 15th Feb 2010. He says that he is always thankful to god for giving him a blessed life.

Vineeth David started his musical career along with his cousin brothers Chris David (D`Whetstone vocalist) and Pradeep David (D`Whetstone guitarist) right when they were schooling and started gigging in 2004 as D`Whetstone.

Vineeth says “Soultone cymbals are the best cymbals in the world; I love the way how they sound and blend with my band. It has got a crisp, clear and blending tone.”