MEYTAL ON TOUR
PHOENIX showed up for some Meytal last night!! see you all in Texas Wooohoooooo
Posted by Meytal Cohen on Wednesday, January 13, 2016
THE NEW MEYTALSHOP
THE NEW ALBUM ALCHEMY OUT NOW
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My name is Meytal Cohen. Pretty common Israeli name that also just happens to sound like my favorite style of music. Coincidence? I think not. So yes, I’m from Israel. I’m the youngest of 7. I have 4 sisters and 2 brothers. My dad died when I was 7 years old, when a drunk driver crashed while he was standing on the sidewalk. My mom successfully raised us all by herself.
I started playing drums at 18 years old, despite the conventional ‘you’re making noise, you’re wasting time, you’re spending money, and this will never mount to anything’ sorta attitude I was getting at home. That same year, I graduated from high school and was drafted to the Israeli Defense Force (it’s mandatory), I served my country for 2 years and was released from the IDF…